PADI is the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, the world’s largest diver training organization.

PADI establishes training programs, materials and standards, monitors their quality, certifies instructors and provides support services for PADI professional members. It also provides travel assistance and continuing education for certified divers. The professionalism of PADI instructors, dive centers and resorts has made PADI certifications the world’s most respected and sought-after dive credentials. You can be confident that you certification will be recognized virtually any place you go diving, and that PADI’s reputation stands behind it.