Have You Renewed Your PADI Membership for 2019?

Maybe you’ve been busy during the past several months and haven’t had the time to renew your PADI Membership for 2019. If you haven’t renewed, please use one of the following methods as soon as possible to maintain your renewed membership status.

  1. Renew OnlinePADI Pros’ Site
  2. Renew by Email; memdep@padi.com.au
  3. Renew by Phone; +61 2 9454 2888

We appreciate you choosing PADI as your diver training organisation

PADI Members Achieve Record Certifications in 2018

For the 9th consecutive year, PADI Asia Pacific is pleased to congratulate PADI Members who in 2018 certified more PADI Divers in the Asia Pacific region than any year in PADI’s 53 year history.

As a PADI Member, you transform lives through teaching the world’s most popular dive curriculum. In 2018, you opened more hearts and minds than ever before to the beauty of the underwater world and also our obligation to protect it.

Danny Dwyer, Vice President at PADI Asia Pacific said, “Congratulations to PADI Members in Asia Pacific who achieved another record year for PADI certifications in 2018, the 9th year in succession. We thank PADI Members ongoing commitment to teaching the highest quality diving courses and offering the very best in diver training.”

There are a range of exciting new products, services and benefits in-store for PADI Members in 2019 and we look forward to working with you.

Congratulations again to PADI Members in Asia Pacific.

Career Opportunity

PADI Asia Pacific has an exciting career opportunity available for a Regional Manager for Outbound Chinese Tourism (OCT) market in the Asia Pacific region.

The Regional Manager is responsible for achieving PADI goals for growth of the OCT market.  Working closely with the PADI OCT team you will be a key contact for PADI Members and provide training and education as well as dedicated service, support and liaison.

PADI IDC Staff Instructor is a minimum requirement (Course Director preferred) with at least 2 years’ experience as an active Instructor member.  Spoken and written Mandarin and English is essential.

The Regional Manager is required to live and operate within the South East Asia region.

 For further information please visit the PADI Pros Site

 To Apply:  Please prepare your Curriculum Vitae (CV) in English language and email a copy of your CV to alison.vasek@padi.com.au

 Applications close: 18th January 2019

Thank you.

PADI Asia Pacific


Know Your Benefits of PADI Professional Membership

PADI Asia Pacific offers support, consultation and resources designed to help you succeed.

By partnering with PADI you receive:

  • Unparalleled educational programs that are instructionally valid and proven effective.
  • World-class brand recognition.
  • Unsurpassed customer service and dive business knowledge.
  • PADI staff in the field to support you.

Renewing your 2019 PADI Membership, if you already haven’t, ensures you’ll continue to receive these exclusive benefits including the below:

Brand Power – with the PADI System of Diver Education

Non-divers, certified scuba divers and scuba diving leaders seek the PADI brand more than any other. Ask any dive shop owner around the world and they’ll tell you that people don’t always ask to “learn to dive” rather they want to “get their PADI”. As a PADI Member, you are connected to the most recognised and respected brand in diving. Overwhelmingly, divers choose PADI when they look to get their dive certification.

Quality Educational Systems & Products

PADI Pros teach the most recognised and popular system of diver education in the world. As the leading diver training organisation, PADI has provided cutting edge teaching tools – best-in-class courses and materials for the past five decades. As we move into the next 50 years, PADI will be the market leader in digital learning, keeping pace with modern teaching methods and today’s consumer needs and demands. PADI eLearning offerings continue to expand with courses in up to 25 languages.

Better Employment Opportunities

As a PADI Professional, you have the most sought after credentials in the dive industry. There are over 6,500 PADI Dive Shops and Resorts around the world who have issued more than 27 million certifications combined. No other training agency comes close. No matter where you teach in the world, as a PADI Professional you will have better employment and career opportunities.

Superior Consultation, Resources & Customer Service

PADI Members benefit from having market leading consulting services and resources including: Regional Manager – A dedicated PADI representative for your region. Customer Services – Dedicated specialists providing you with unmatched support. Marketing – Comprehensive resources available to assist your marketing efforts. Legal & Risk Management – The industry’s most experienced legal experts. Quality Management – Experienced experts to ensure superior quality. Training & Sales – Experienced training and product consultants. 7 Day Tech Support – Dedicated technology specialists available 7 days a week.

Project AWARE & PADI Pillars of Change

Throughout its deep history, PADI has demonstrated along standing commitment to environmental conservation through its course offerings and alignment with organisations, such as the Project AWARE® Foundation, to protect and preserve our ocean planet. Along with this, PADI is committed to supporting social and environmental efforts through its Pillars of Change, designed to empower divers with information to get involved with causes they care about in tangible ways.

PADI Marketing Campaigns to Help You Succeed

Global and localised campaigns are implemented with varying goals but one clear purpose – to grow the diving industry and introduce more divers to you. Along with broader, global campaigns, each PADI Regional Headquarters implements many online and offline campaigns carefully targeted to non-divers or to existing divers who can continue their education.

Risk Management, Insurance and Legal Assistance

PADI is the only organisation to provide a full-time, in-house risk management staff to assist you in evaluating business practices, teaching techniques and prudent decision-making to enhance the safety and enjoyment of your customers and to help manage the risks associated with running a business, especially a dive business. Whether coaching staff, developing assumption of risk forms or assisting should an incident occur, the risk management team is available.

Member Events, Gift & Communications

Member forums, seminars, workshops, business academies, webinars and other PADI Member only events will help keep you informed and updated – with both physical and online support. When you renew your 2019 membership, you’ll receive a complimentary 2019 online version of the PADI Digital Instructor Manual in the new year. You also will get a subscription to The Undersea Journal®, including the quarterly training bulletin and Surface Interval emails.

PADI’s Pros & Online Services;

Exclusive access to the PADI Pros’ Site and online services including; Online Shopping, PADI Employment Board, Online Processing Center, Pro Chek™ and Dive-Chek®, PADI applications and documents, student counts and pro rating history, marketing resources and materials, training & development resources and more.

The above are just some of the many benefits you will receive as a PADI Member. Specific member benefits will depend on your PADI membership rating level to ensure you receive the best and most appropriate support.

Renew your 2019 PADI Membership to ensure you’ll continue to receive these exclusive benefits: www.padi.com/mypadi

Contact PADI Customer Service if you have any questions.