Diver certification begins here. Start with some time in the classroom or sign up to PADI eLearning and then move to the pool to learn and practice your new skills. Then experience four open water (ocean/lake) dives under instruction to complete your course.
Experience unparalleled adventure and see the world beneath the waves, this is where it starts. Get your PADI scuba diving certification with us.
Open Water Diver course - the world’s most popular and widely recognized scuba course.
You must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills and need to be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.
During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills. Topics include:
Join a best of the best, the elite group of respected divers who have earned this rating through both significant experience and scuba training.
Join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving and live the dive life as a PADI Master Scuba Diver. The Master Scuba Diver rating places you in an elite group of respected divers who have earned this rating through both significant experience and scuba training. Fewer than two percent of divers ever achieve this rating.
The path starts with earning a PADI Open Water Diver certification, followed by PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and PADI Rescue Diver. You also need to earn five PADI Specialty Diver certifications and have logged a minimum of 50 dives.
Scuba diving is a way to explore the underwater world in new and different ways. PADI Specialty Diver courses teach you new techniques and give you the tools to enhance your exploration.
Be a leader who mentors and motivates others. Gain dive knowledge, supervision abilities, and become a role model to divers around the world.
Love scuba diving? Want to share it with others on a whole new level? Take the PADI Divemaster course and do what you love to do as a career
As a PADI Divemaster, working closely with a PADI Instructor, you’ll lead others as you supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training.
PADI Rescue Divers who are at least 18 years old may enroll in the PADI Divemaster course. You also need to have: