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Preparing For Your Padi Divemaster Course

Preparing For Your Padi Divemaster Course

When I became a PADI Divemaster, I was extremely proud of my achievement, and of the time and effort I had put into the training. This set me up well for my PADI Instructor training, which followed not long after. I get a lot of questions […]


The Dream Of Being A Padi Dive Instructor

The Dream Of Being A Padi Dive Instructor

Transforming lives and challenging people. Instructor Development at ourPADI Career Development Centre! Carl Fallon Platinum PADI Course Director Life inside a PADI Career Development Centre is different than most, as hereis where it all comes full circle. People come to Abyss Scuba Diving withlittle more than a […]


Malin Nordlund – Journey To Thailand

Malin Nordlund – Journey To Thailand

Yes, before you ask, Malin is her real name, she was obviously born to be a dive instructor! And this is her story…  I got my Divemaster in 2007 and I can easily say that it is one of the best things I ever did. At the time […]


Changing A Life

Changing A Life

My name is Alexa and until 4 weeks ago I’d spent 10 years working in an office. Some jobs were okay and some were mind numbing and I always thought people were incredibly lucky if they had a job they actually enjoyed. I’m from grey London but […]


Brett Poole – A Career In Diving

Brett Poole – A Career In Diving

Brett Poole began diving just over 5 years ago after trying it out in the aquarium in Mooloolaba.  Brett absolutely loved the experience and decided to do the Open Water course with Abyss Scuba Diving. Shortly after came the Advanced Open Water and the Bombo wreck near Wollongong, during which […]


The Goal To Become Padi Scuba Instructors

The Goal To Become Padi Scuba Instructors

In April 2013 a group of divers came together with a single goal; to become PADI Scuba Instructors.  They had come from all over the globe and arrived at Abyss Scuba Diving ready for undergoing one of the most comprehensive Instructor Development Training programs in the […]


The Padi Instructor Exams

The Padi Instructor Exams

The PADI Instructor Exams can be a little bit stressful. To overcome this, simply follow these general guidelines outlined below. Make sure you do your PADI Instructor training within a PADI Career Development Centre.  PADI CDC’s are Instructor training facilities that dedicate themselves to career level development of PADI […]


Becoming A Padi Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Becoming A Padi Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Everyone is faced with tough decisions in life, the decision to do a course at Abyss, not so much. After becoming a corporate refugee with no desire to return to a fast-paced world of stress-induced sleepless nights, I spoke with a few people about a […]


Awards Night August 2013!

Awards Night August 2013!

Abyss Scuba Diving held their monthly Awards Night on Sunday 11th August at St George Motor Boat Club to celebrate divers who had accomplished prestigious certifications. All divers are welcomed to these events, and we had an outstanding attendance by all local divers to help celebrate these awards. There […]


Benefits Of Doing An Dive Instructor Internship Program

Benefits Of Doing An Dive Instructor Internship Program

Transitioning from training into the ‘Real World’ of teaching divers can be daunting for some… But not here at Abyss Scuba Diving. Through our Dive Instructor Internship all our candidates are moving directly into real courses, teaching real students and gaining the confidence needed to be a […]