PADI Courses and Experience Programs.

The image below shows the various paths available to student divers within the PADI system. Rolling your mouse over the image and clicking on the names of the courses or experiences will open a new window providing you with more information on the selected course or experience. The minimum ages quoted for some of the courses may refer to Junior certifications. Adult certifications start at age 15.

PADI Certification Courses and Experience Programs Flowchart

Bubblemaker Experience - diving for children aged 8 - 9 Discover Scuba Diving (Resort Course) PADI Scuba Diver Course PADI Open Water Diver Course PADI Adventure Diver Course PADI Rescue Diver Course PADI Master Scuba Diver Rating PADI Divemaster Course Specialty courses for beginners and certified divers PADI Assistant Instructor Course Emergency First Response Courses PADI OWSI Course PADI Specialty Instructor Rating PADI MSDT Rating PADI IDCS Rating PADI MI Rating PADI CD Rating