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What’s the Difference Between PADI Master Scuba Diver and Divemaster?

What’s the Difference Between PADI Master Scuba Diver and Divemaster?

12 May, 2015 at 7:44 pm Comments are Disabled

Master Scuba Diver, Divemaster, Master Scuba Diver, Divemaster… sometimes it all sounds the same, doesn’t it? You may ask, what’s the difference? While these two diving qualifications seem comprised of the same words, they are quite different. If you’ve ever wondered what the difference is between a PADI Master Scuba […]

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Andrew Raak: Dive Instructor for Beginners and Billionaires

Andrew Raak: Dive Instructor for Beginners and Billionaires

5 May, 2015 at 6:16 pm Comments are Disabled

When we asked PADI Pro Andrew Raak for his job title, he suggested:  Freelance Dive Instructor for beginners to billionaires, and everyone in between. Sounds like a great gig to us! Read on to learn more about the adventures of Andrew… Originally from Philadelphia, Andrew developed a fascination with the ocean […]

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Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team

Scuba Diving Career: FBI Dive Team

16 July, 2014 at 11:00 am Comments are Disabled

The FBI’s Underwater Search and Evidence Response Team (USERT) is a highly-trained group of Special Agents who investigate underwater crime scenes at a moment’s notice. The team is made up of specially-trained FBI Special Agents with minimum two years of FBI experience and an open water diver certification. Once selected, the […]

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Scuba Jobs: EPA Scientific Diving

Scuba Jobs: EPA Scientific Diving

8 July, 2014 at 1:32 pm Comments are Disabled

For most divers, scuba diving is an escape from every day life. But there are a lucky few who dive during their workday. Scientific divers take the plunge in the name of research to learn more about the oceans and how to protect them. Spending the day exploring an underwater […]

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Scuba Jobs – Senior Editor Sport Diver Magazine

Scuba Jobs – Senior Editor Sport Diver Magazine

28 January, 2014 at 8:39 am Comments are Disabled

Our latest career month interview is with Tara Bradley, Senior Editor at Sport Diver magazine. She’s also the mystery woman behind Sport Diver’s Twitter account: @sportdiver. What inspired you to become a diver? I come from a family of divers (in the Midwest!) so diving was our favorite way to […]

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Scuba Jobs: What It’s Like to Work on a Liveaboard

Scuba Jobs: What It’s Like to Work on a Liveaboard

13 January, 2014 at 2:30 pm Comments are Disabled

Below is an interview with Marco Villegas – a PADI Instructor who’s made a career out of working on different liveaboard boats around the world. We asked Marco to share his experience and advice, and he was kind enough to do so in English and Español. What inspired you to […]

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