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Top 10 Scuba Diving Myths

When you tell someone you’re a scuba diver, you’re likely to get one of two reactions. If the person you tell is also a diver, you’ll have instant camaraderie and maybe a new dive buddy. If the person isn’t a diver, you may get an earful about […]

Becoming A Padi Master Scuba Diver Changed My Life

With fewer than two percent of divers ever earning the distinction, the PADI® Master Scuba Diver™ rating is the ultimate achievement in recreational diving, and one that signifies an accomplished and experienced diver. In order to attain the rating, a diver must be a PADI Advanced Open Water […]

How To Become A Scuba Diver: Everything You Want To Know

If you’ve always wanted to experience the world beneath the waves, a PADI® Open Water Diver certification is your passport to adventure. Here’s a primer on what getting certified is all about and what to expect in the PADI Open Water Diver course. A PADI […]

Black Friday Is Coming

This holiday season we’re focused on giving back to the charities that work hard year round to help protect our ocean planet. Visit shop.PADI.com on Black Friday to get 10% off PADI eLearning materials and we will match that 10% and donate to an ocean charity. […]

Quiz: Which Padi Specialty Course Should You Take?

Are you tempted to expand your scuba knowledge, but don’t know where to start? Take our fun quiz to get some inspiration… Q1: What do you love most about diving? A: Breathing underwater B: Meeting new friends C: Visiting a whole new world D: Trying […]