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Start the new year with a new skill that will change your lives. A dive certification allows you to make lifelong connections with your family, friends – and the blue planet. It's time to discover new adventures.



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Diver certification begins here with PADI's online learning.

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Certification Cards
Carry Your Card With Pride

Your certification card says a lot about you – your dive certification level, how long you’ve been diving and what you care about. Choose from designs by award winning wildlife photographers and show your PADI certified status around the globe while also helping to protect our ocean blue.

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Everything You Need to Know About PADI Courses

A scuba certification card unlocks adventure in all corners of the globe, but each scuba journey is unique. Read all about the PADI certification levels here.



What is Adopt the Blue?

The world’s largest network of underwater sites for conservation action. PADI’s global network of 6,600 dive centers and resorts and more than 128,000 professional members worldwide provide the backbone for Adopt The Blue, enabling unprecedented scale and unmatched potential for divers everywhere to take direct conservation action.

Dive Travel

Our PADI Travel Scuba Experts can help you find the perfect destination, with a variety of marine life, and plan a dive adventure that’s fun, memorable, and as worry-free as possible.  Choose your dream vacation whether staying overnight on a diving boat or enjoying dive trips at a dive resort.
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Explore Exotic Marine Life Destinations

Reaching remote destinations and unspoiled dive sites, liveaboards offer the freedom to travel unfiltered, far away from land. Discover the best scuba diving in the world and find unbeatable deals with our holiday specials guide.

Plan the Perfect Romantic Dive Vacation

Treat yourself this year to a romantic scuba getaway. With beautiful views and exploration opportunities, this travel guide offers great things to enjoy with a partner not to mention the lasting memories it will create. Check out these sought-after destination for romantic scuba adventure.

Find Your Weekend Dive Adventure

Explore a world of underwater experiences close to home. With our dive shop locator you can book courses, fun dives and other water activities directly from each dive shop’s page - Discover a world of activities in your own backyard!

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PADI X Andy Casagrande Signature Collection

In collaboration with shark enthusiast and Emmy® Winner, Andy Casagrande, we created a signature collection that supports shark conservation with a donation to the PADI AWARE Foundation™.