Post Tagged with: "Careers"

Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

Shark Conservation in South Africa with Imke Meyer

20 March, 2018 at 9:57 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Imke Meyer Growing up in the beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, surrounded by the Atlantic and Indian oceans, my passion for marine conservation was sparked at a young age. After completing my PADI Open Water Diver qualification at the age of 16 I knew that marine biology was […]

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Sardines, South Africa and the Shark Warrior – The Story Behind the Shot

Sardines, South Africa and the Shark Warrior – The Story Behind the Shot

7 March, 2018 at 12:26 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver™ Lesley Rochat, aka The Shark Warrior, wears many hats in her quest to help save our oceans, she is a marine and shark conservationist, founder of the non-profit organization, AfriOceans, an environmental photojournalist, underwater photographer and videographer, keynote speaker, activist, PADI Divemaster, and photographic teacher and expedition leader […]

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Diving into Film Making with Daniel Oron

Diving into Film Making with Daniel Oron

15 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Using scuba diving in your job isn’t just the reserve of dive professionals, the skills you learn can be translated to many other career paths. We spoke to Daniel Oron, of Go Button Media on how diving has impacted his career as a film maker and cinematographer. How did you […]

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A Female Scuba Diver in London

A Female Scuba Diver in London

8 September, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Toni Norton, founder of Purple Turtle Diving, London You know when you first meet someone and at some point the conversation is bound to turn to what you do for a living?  That’s always an interesting conversation for me.  When I answer “I’m a diving instructor”, I tend […]

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Where Do Our Dreams Take Us?

Where Do Our Dreams Take Us?

30 July, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

This post marks the last in a series from guest blogger, Lowri James. We’ve been following her and her husband’s journey from non-divers to PADI professionals… Oli and I have now been living in Cyprus for almost 5 months, working at Cyprus Diving Adventures – a PADI 5-star dive centre located […]

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Time to Get on the PADI Professional Ladder

Time to Get on the PADI Professional Ladder

30 June, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

By guest Blogger and PADI professional, Lowri James For Oli and I, the decision to become PADI Divemasters was a long-term investment in our future and dream of living abroad, working in the scuba diving industry.  We applied for, and were granted, a 3-month sabbatical from our jobs in the UK […]

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