Sandals and Beaches Reaches Over 50,000 PADI Scuba Certifications

March 04, 2014 - Sandals Resorts - Watersports

Whether it’s your first time diving or your hundredth, Sandals and Beaches is a great place to strap on scuba gear and take the deep plunge. Through a strong partnership with PADI, the Professional Association of Diving Instructors, your next Luxury Included® Vacation can include scuba diving in some of the most beautiful waters. In fact, Sandals and Beaches recently earned prestigious recognition from PADI during the annual Aquacenter Awards ceremony at Beaches Negril Resort & Spa for reaching over 50,000 scuba diving certifications.

PADI, the world’s leading scuba diving training organization, honored Sandals and Beaches for its success, along with the quality of service and education provided.  With 18 Luxury Included® resorts across seven islands of the Caribbean, Sandals and Beaches has a 270-strong fleet of motorized and non-motorized boats, the highest ratio of instructors to students in the Caribbean and customized deep-dive freshwater training pools. If it’s your first time diving, you can become certified at the resort. If you’re a seasoned diver, you can take up to two dives a day and it’s included!

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