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Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster: Hayley Mitchelmore

Day in the Life of a PADI Divemaster: Hayley Mitchelmore

24 May, 2016 at 6:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Most days, you can find Hayley Mitchelmore either on board a 51 ft Catamaran, or diving amongst the longest fringing reef in the world. How does she do this? Hayley is a PADI Divemaster with Sail Ningaloo, in Western Australia. We asked her to share a bit more with us about her love […]

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Alessandra Sicilia, PADI Master Instructor and Dive Center manager

Alessandra Sicilia, PADI Master Instructor and Dive Center manager

14 July, 2015 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Alessandra Sicilia is the manager of TGI Diving, with three PADI Dive Centers in Egypt and a total of 12 around the world. PADI Regional Mananger Jonas Samuelsson interviewed her in the run up to the PADI Women’s Dive Day… Thank you very much for taking the time to share your […]

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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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