2019 PADI Business Academy Schedule

The PADI Business Academy (PBA) has a primary goal of helping you operate a more successful dive centre or resort. By learning about or improving your skills in a range of business and marketing areas, you will leave the program more knowledgeable and informed than before you started. Plus – it’s a great opportunity to have some fun and network with your dive industry colleagues!

PADI Business Academies have proven to be a success over the years, with hundreds of successful dive shop owners, managers and instructors attending to improve their skills.

At the PADI Business Academy, attendees can expect to gain further knowledge on the following topics:

  • Website
  • Customer Service
  • Sales & Pricing
  • Email & Messenger Marketing
  • PADI’s Digital Space
  • Business Management
  • Social Media & Video
  • Tourism & Niche Markets

There will also be dedicated workshop time at the conclusion of the day, where PADI staff will help you work on specific action plans for your dive operation.

2019 PADI Business Academy Lite (One Day) Schedule

Day Month Location Language
26 February Seoul, South Korea Korean
24 May Bangkok, Thailand Thai
29 May Trincomalee, Sri Lanka English
28 August Auckland, New Zealand English
10 September Perth, Australia English

2019 PADI Business Academy (Two Day) Schedule

Day Month Location Language
9-10 February Jakarta, Indonesia English
18-19 February Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia English
9-10 May Bali, Indonesia English
21-22 May Bangkok, Thailand English
15-16 October Manila, Philippines English

 2019 PADI Business Academy – Outbound Korean Tourism (One Day) Schedule

Day Month Location                               Language
28 May Cebu, Philippines English

 2019 PADI Business Academy – Outbound Chinese Tourism (One Day) Schedule

Day Month Location                               Language
TBC Bali, Indonesia English
8 November Manila, Philippines English
12 November Koh Tao, Thailand English

Bonus – Early Bird Offer & 4th Attendee Free

Register 6 weeks before the PBA date for a special early bird discounted rate. Plus, receive the 4th ticket free with 3 paying attendees.

Dates and locations are subject to change, refer to the PADI Pros’ Site or contact your Regional Manager for the latest information.

If you have further questions please contact alison.hush@padi.com.au or your PADI Regional Manager.

Register Now- PADI Business Academy Jakarta 2019

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Join us on the 9thand 10th of February 2019 in Jakarta for the PADI Business Academy.

Improve your business and marketing strategies in 2019 by attending the PADI Business Academy, presented by your regional PADI field services team and members of the PADI marketing team.

2019 Presentation Topics

Over the course of the two days attendees can expect to gain further knowledge on the following topics:

  • Website
  • Business Planning
  • Email Marketing
  • Pricing and Sales
  • Social Media & Video
  • Training and Motivating
  • Customer Experience

There will also be dedicated workshops throughout the PADI Business Academy so you can work with a PADI team member on specific items for your dive operation.

BONUS – Early Bird Offer

Register before Saturday, 29 December 2018 and receive AUD$40 off the cost of your registration. Plus, if you register and pay for three people, you will receive the fourth registration free!

The number of attendees is limited to ensure that the PADI Business Academy staff can really focus on you. Register today to make sure you don’t miss out.

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Stay tuned for more PBA dates in 2019 or if you have any questions, please email alison.hush@padi.com.au 

Last Chance to Register- PADI Business Academy- Outbound Chinese Tourism, Tawau

This is your last chance to register for the upcoming PADI Business Academy- Outbound Chinese Tourism in Tawau on Wednesday 12th December 2018.

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Did you know that more than one in ten international tourists worldwide are from China? Last year alone there were over 120 million outward-bound journeys from China, of which around half were leisure.

With the rapid growth of Chinese tourists travelling overseas, PADI Business Academy- Outbound Chinese Tourism is a fantastic opportunity for you to learn how to engage with the Chinese market and ignite growth in all operational aspects of your business.

Over the course of the day, attendees can expect to gain further knowledge on the following topics:

  • What the Chinese Consumer is worth to your business
  • Elements of a Successful Website
  • Social Media- WeChat, Weibo & Video Platforms
  • User Generated Content and it’s direct impact on business
  • Effective Instructor Development Opportunities
  • E-commerce and Online Travel Agents
  • Marketing tools and Chinese Services available to PADI Members

There will also be dedicated workshop time at the conclusion of the day, where PADI staff will help you work on specific action plans for your dive operation.

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The number of attendees is limited to ensure that the PADI Business Academy staff can really focus on you. Register today to make sure you don’t miss out!

For more information, please contact your PADI Regional Manager or email alison.hush@padi.com.au

PADI Business Academy- Outbound Chinese Tourism, Tawau: Last Chance for Early Bird Offer

This is your last chance to take advantage of the early bird offer for the PADI Business Academy- Outbound Chinese Tourism in Tawau on Wednesday 12th December 2018.

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Register your place before Wednesday 31st October 2018, to receive AUD $20 off the cost of your registration. Plus, with every third paid attendee, you will receive a fourth free. So get in quick and register your spot today!

Click Here To Register

This one day Business Academy will focus on topics such as:

  • What the Chinese Consumer is worth to your business
  • Elements of a Successful Website
  • Social Media- WeChat, Weibo & Video Platforms
  • User Generated Content and it’s direct impact on business
  • Effective Instructor Development Opportunities
  • E-commerce and Online Travel Agents
  • Marketing tools and Chinese Services available to PADI Members

There will also be dedicated workshop time, where PADI staff will help you work on specific action plans for your dive operation.

The number of attendees is limited to ensure that the PADI Business Academy staff can really focus on you. Register today to make sure you don’t miss out!

For more information, please contact your PADI Regional Manager or email Alison.Hush@padi.com.au

You can also view the rest of the upcoming Business Academies for 2018 here.