What is PADI?

PADI stands for Professional Association of Diving Instructors and has become a well known organisation in the Scuba World worldwide, i discovered PADI when i was just 8 years old, living and growing up in Sharm everywhere i looked there where PADI Flags and logos!

PADI for me is all about community, education, safety and standards, and this is why is it leading the way worldwide within the Scuba Industry.

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PADI is the world’s leading scuba diver training organization.

With more than 6,500 PADI Dive Centers and Resorts, and more than 135,000 individual PADI Professionals who have issued more than 25 million certifications around the world, you’ll find PADI diver courses and scuba diving services nearly everywhere.

The PADI System of diver education is based on progressive training that introduces skills, safety-related information and local environmental knowledge to student divers in stages. PADI courses are student-centered and provide maximum practice and realistic application.

PADI Professionals make underwater exploration and scuba diving adventures possible while maintaining the highest standards for diver training, safety and customer service. PADI’s “Four E’s Philosophy” is that the dive lifestyle requires four elements: