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PADI Dive Shop Locator

PADI IDCs can now take advantage of the newly improved PADI Dive Shop Locator and the progression of the Optional I upgrade, which now called Premium Listing. The main PADI website recently had a refresh and the Dive Shop Locator web tool received similar redesign treatment. So according to PADI the Premium Listing and Side

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CMAS to PADI Crossover

Recent enquiry about chang from a CMAS Instructor to a PADI instructor I am a CMAS 1* instructor and really would like to do a crossover into the PADI teaching environment. I am 42 years old and been seasonly teaching CMAS 1* and 2* divers over the past 5 years. What is my real equivalence

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PADI eManual

PADI continue their march toward being environmentally friendly by using electronic manuals to go with their electronic (online) course registration forms (PIC Online) Available to all PADI 5 Star Retail and Resort Members are the PADI eManuals Open Water Diver contains: – PADI Open Water Diver manual Online – Slate – Recreational Dive Planner (RDP

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CMAS to PADI transfers

Sometimes it can prove tricky to transfer from one dive agency to another, as proved by the potential PADI IDC student below, or advice is to contact your local PADI office. Who normally make this process easy and straight forward. I am a CMAS level 3 dive master (with my card). I recently decided to

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PADI Answer Keys

We are here to help but you need access to the PADI Pros website area for answer keys as this exchange demonstrates: [idc student] Thank you for offering these PADI IDC Revision notes. I look forward to receiving them so I can prepare for upcoming IDC classes! One additional question: As I begin studying for

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PADI suggested promotions

All Course Director Applications must now include your thoughts / goals on the following promotional activities: Develop and implement marketing campaigns Host at least 3 Go Pro nights in your facility Insure your staff are familiar with the PADI IDC if they get an enquiry about it. Try to ensure some of your OWSI students

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