LEARN TO DIVE AND PROTECT OUR OCEAN BLUE
The blue planet is our place to reconnect, decompress and explore an amazing world beneath the waves. PADI is a passionate community of underwater enthusiasts motivated to protect what is worth saving – join us!
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and marine animal protection!
Diver certification begins here with PADI's online learning.
Wish You Had a New Limited Edition Card Design?
Your certification card shows your PADI-certified diver status around the globe. Choose a design that represents you and your love for the ocean with a card that gives back. The Live Unfiltered Whale Shark design and PADI AWARE's Flight of the Whales and Great Hammerhead Shark cards donate $10 to ocean conservation and endangered species protection.
Support our blue planet and carry your card with pride. Get your mobile eCard, physical recycled card, or both – these designs won't last long!
12 of the Oldest Marine Species That Still Exist Today
Scuba divers get to experience incredible species others can only see in pictures or on TV. From the oldest sea creatures to bucket list pelagic encounters, the opportunities are endless.
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.
Jacques Cousteau's Favorite Dive Destinations
Uncover the secrets of the world's most incredible dive sites and discover their stunning beauty. From the SS Thistlegorm in the Red Sea to the Great Blue Hole in Belize, this guide features all of the famous spots beloved by the renowned French marine explorer.
Maximize Your Summer Fun with Essential Gear
Eco-friendly gear you need, made from materials you'll love.