Becoming a PADI Pro


Becoming a PADI Divemaster or PADI Instructor gives you the opportunity to live and work the way most people only dream of living, in some of the most fantastic destinations in the world. You will also get to meet some amazing people and make many new diving buddies along the way.

The journey from complete beginner to becoming a PADI Professional takes as little as six months, or if you are already an Open Water diver you could be ready to begin your Professional Courses within a month. If you haven’t already, along the way you will discover what makes the underwater world such a fascinating place, and you will enjoy the excitement of some fantastic new adventures.

Whether you are new to diving or are an experienced diver, the diving courses you take to become a Professional will increase your knowledge and experience and will fully prepare you to share your fascination with the underwater world with others. You will also discover a new enthusiasm for the underwater environment you will spending so much of your time exploring.

To become the best professional you can be sure to choose a PADI 5 Star Dive Centre that will give you time to develop at a pace that you are comfortable.

padi-divemaster-courseThe Dive Academy is a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre and offer the highest standards of diver training from Open Water Diver through to PADI Instructor.  At each step of your training we will make sure you are fully prepared before moving on to the next course – we spend as much time on your training as we feel is needed to help you reach the exceptionally high standards we insist upon for our students. By the time you have finished with us you can be assured you are completely ready for your new adventure as a PADI Divemaster or PADI Instructor!! We will also help you with the non-diving things that will help you settle in Koh Samui and will help make you feel at home.



PADI Divemaster


PADI Instructor