Scuba Careers

Why Becoming a PADI Instructor was the Best Decision of my Life

Why Becoming a PADI Instructor was the Best Decision of my Life

19 August, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

The year was 2003 and my future was looking as bright as a British summer. It was A-Level results day (the final exams before heading to university) and although I wasn’t expecting to get top marks, I certainly wasn’t expecting to get the dregs of the alphabet either. Things hadn’t […]

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How Scuba Diving Helps me in my Career as a Travel Blogger

How Scuba Diving Helps me in my Career as a Travel Blogger

12 August, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Lisa from Fjords and Beaches I have written before about how inspiring and motivating it is to be a part of the diving community, and that it is a support system I never had imagined before learning to dive. I love the online communities I am a member of, meeting […]

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Public Safety Diving Revisited

Public Safety Diving Revisited

8 August, 2018 at 9:55 am Comments are Disabled

As the owner of Underwater Criminal Investigators (UCI) and the full-time Operations Coordinator for the Virginia State Police Search and Recovery Team, Mike Berry is both a leader and pioneer in public safety diving. Mike was one of the first people interviewed for our scuba careers series, but there are […]

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Divemaster Internships – The blood, sweat and tears that make you the best Divemaster you can be

Divemaster Internships – The blood, sweat and tears that make you the best Divemaster you can be

2 August, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Alexandra Dimitriou So, you’re a PADI Rescue Diver. Are you ready for more? More diving, responsibility and challenges? Well you’re in luck, because the PADI Divemaster Internship route leads to all of these things. What is it? The PADI Divemaster course is one the most challenging and rewarding courses […]

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Scuba Careers: An Interview with PADI Staff Instructor and Clinical Psychologist, Laura Walton

Scuba Careers: An Interview with PADI Staff Instructor and Clinical Psychologist, Laura Walton

1 August, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

When you think about becoming a dive professional, do you find yourself thinking that it might come at the expense of other career ambitions? When we spoke to clinical psychologist and PADI Staff Instructor Laura Walton, we found out this isn’t always the case… Hello! Can you tell us a bit […]

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Becoming a Marine Biologist with Imke Mayer

Becoming a Marine Biologist with Imke Mayer

18 July, 2018 at 12:59 am Comments are Disabled

Diving and marine biology go hand in hand, so we caught up with Imke Mayer, marine biologist in South Africa, to find out how diving has shaped her career… When did you know that you wanted to become a marine biologist? I knew that I wanted to be a marine […]

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