Monthly Archives: October 2014

Start teaching boat safety rules ASAP!

  Young marine enthusiasts from SEASFiRE and Mont Kiara International School in Kuala Lumpur visit our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre on Gaya Island as part of their continuing dive education adventure! When a student diver enters into … Continue reading

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SEASFiRE continue their dive adventure!

SEASFiRE visit our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre for the second year in a row to learn all about marine conservation whilst having scuba diving fun on PADI courses with our PADI Instructors! Resident Platinum PADI Course Director … Continue reading

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Racing ahead in our Go PRO career!

PADI Instructor Mel is setting his sights on completing the PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT) rating, and he needs a couple more PADI Specialty Instructor qualifications to apply for the certification. Resident Platinum PADI Course Director Richard Swann has … Continue reading

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Certifying independent divers!

If a student diver asks an Instructor, ‘Why do I have to do this?’ The shortest answer is, that they must be independent! PADI Standards are studied in-depth during the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) and our Go PRO team … Continue reading

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Have your students live the diving dream too!

Living the diving dream for our Go PRO internship candidates is experienced everyday on their program of professional dive training at our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre on Gaya Island, as well as our recreational divers! Whenever possible, … Continue reading

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Observe others to refine own skills.

Maria learns through observation as she assists one of our experienced and committed PADI Instructors to conduct PADI programs at our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre. Vic discusses basic dive skills to his student divers, particularly on dive … Continue reading

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Kerry evaluates Maria’s briefing for snorkeling.

  Local PADI Divemaster Go PRO intern Kerry attentively listens to international intern Maria who is on the way to completing the performance requirements of her own PADI Divemaster course at our Gaya Island beach house! Kerry has achieved so … Continue reading

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Tip for the PADI Divemaster equipment exchange: Relax!

In a morning session, our resident Platinum PADI Course Director Richard Swann conducts an equipment exchange for our local Go PRO internship candidates at our Gaya Island beach house! In the beautiful waters of the calm training lagoon in front … Continue reading

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Double the pride for Platinum CD Richard!

Resident Platinum PADI Course Director Richard Swann congratulates our ‘Work for a Career’ local Go PRO internship candidates Kerry and Mac for successfully completing their PADI Divemaster course! The two are dedicated individuals who have exemplified professionalism during their 1-year … Continue reading

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Learning to teach on the PADI Divemaster skills circuit workshop.

Skills circuit workshop is conducted as part of the PADI Divemaster course and introduces student divers to demonstrating dive skills. PADI Master Instructor Paul begins the workshop for our local and international Go PRO interns in the large field area … Continue reading

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