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PADI Courses Explained

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Professional Association of Diving Instructors, or PADI, is a diver training organization that has developed a range of scuba diving courses for multiple levels of competencies. Dive centers around the world are associated with PADI and strive to offer professional and safe diving experiences.
Deep Blue Dive Center is a PADI 5-Star Certified Dive Center in Aqaba offering multiple levels of PADI Dive Courses. We also provide water practice for PADI eLearning Courses. Here are the PADI courses we offer and the basics of what you learn from them.

PADI Beginner Courses

These courses are designed for those who have never dived before. They will give you the confidence to dive safely as a recreational diver. You also learn the fundamentals, such as weight and buoyancy control.
The PADI Discover Scuba Course is the first step if you only want to explore the deep and enjoy your time in Aqaba. If you want a certification, you can enroll in the PADI Scuba Diver or PADI Open Water Diver course and become a certified diver in 2 to 4 days.

PADI Advanced Courses

If you already have a certification but want to improve your skills, you can choose from any of the advanced PADI courses designed for experienced divers.
Generally, the PADI Advance Open Water Diver is the next step, as it teaches you underwater navigation and many other skills. You can also take the PADI rescue diver course.

PADI Pro Courses

PADI Pro Courses are the last step to becoming a professional diver. Once you pass the minimum requirements for a career as a diver, you can work anywhere in the world, giving diving lessons.
The first step is the PADI Divemaster Course.. The course teaches you the basics you need to know to become a divemaster so you can work in a dive center guiding guests and also helping the dive instructor with the courses. It is the first step to becominga dive instructor.
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The final step in becoming a professional diver is taking the PADI Scuba Diver Instructor Course. This course is intensive and will teach you all you need to know to become a scuba diving instructor. You will master the art of working with students to make them confident divers. You will also learn what you need to know to run a scuba diving business. This course is necessary if you want to own a dive center.
Deep Blue is a PADI 5-Star Dive Center dedicated to proving unforgettable experiences here in Aqaba. We also offer a range of PADI dive courses, including PADI Discover Scuba, PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, and PADI Pro Courses. We also offer snorkeling and boat trips in Aqaba.

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