Asia Pacific

SCUBASURA: Cleaning up the Waters of Puerto Galera

SCUBASURA: Cleaning up the Waters of Puerto Galera

2 February, 2017 at 8:31 pm Comments are Disabled

Written by Denice Cabanban The Philippine waters faces many challenges in terms of cleanliness and we all know that one of the major contributors of this problem is trash. People’s rubbish affects the health of marine life and the livelihood of those who depend on it; plastics are being eaten […]

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Wilfred Tileya Becomes the First Ever Ni-Vanuatu PADI Deep Tec Instructor

Wilfred Tileya Becomes the First Ever Ni-Vanuatu PADI Deep Tec Instructor

23 January, 2017 at 3:09 pm Comments are Disabled

Photo: Jacob Childs, Wilfred Tileya, Christian Benton Being the first to accomplish something great in your home country is an achievement to be recognised. Growing up in beautiful Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu, Wilfred always had a love for the underwater world. Spending his childhood swimming in the aquamarine waters, he always dreamed […]

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Kids Scuba Camp Mabul/Sipidan 2016

Kids Scuba Camp Mabul/Sipidan 2016

10 January, 2017 at 9:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Hj Syed Abd Rahman, PADI IDC Staff Instructor & Director, Kids Scuba Malaysia “I saw a couple of “Nemo”  clown fish, a puffer fish and a school of squid!” shouted a young PADI Seal Team boy while pointing to the  underwater camera. It seems that nothing in this […]

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PADI Master Scuba Diver Application Fee Waived in 2017 for Asia Pacific

PADI Master Scuba Diver Application Fee Waived in 2017 for Asia Pacific

21 December, 2016 at 4:33 pm Comments are Disabled

Join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving and live the dive life as a PADI Master Scuba Diver in 2017. The PADI Master Scuba Diver rating places you in an elite group of respected divers who have both significant experience and extensive scuba training. To earn this […]

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Introducing New PADI AmbassaDiver, Rachan Malaiwongs

Introducing New PADI AmbassaDiver, Rachan Malaiwongs

13 November, 2016 at 9:43 pm Comments are Disabled

Rachan Malaiwongs has a vast list of achievements and contributions to diving including being a diving icon of Thailand, PADI® Course Director and mentor to many PADI Professionals. Rachan is also one of our newest PADI AmbassaDivers. Rachan Malaiwongs became a PADI Instructor in 1994 and in 1999 became the first […]

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Butler College Dives in at the Cocos Keeling Islands

Butler College Dives in at the Cocos Keeling Islands

31 October, 2016 at 5:23 pm Comments are Disabled

Can you imagine you and some of your closest school friends heading off to the Cocos Keeling Islands to dive? Well, for a lucky bunch of students from Butler College in Perth, Australia, that’s exactly what happened. Butler College offers diving courses as part of the Marine Studies syllabus that […]

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