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Pavilion Dive Centre receives ultimate PADI accreditation

Pavilion Dive Centre receives ultimate PADI accreditation

The Pavilion Dive Centre, located at Jumeirah Beach Hotel, has been recently been officially recognised by PADI as a 5 Star Career Development Centre, PADI’s highest rating for Dive Centres.

This title denotes a standing in the local market with respect to time served from a PADI resort membership, and the commitment to training and certifying PADI professionals and the continuation of that education.

As a PADI Career Development Centre, Pavilion Dive Centre can now offer fast track diving resort management programs. This allows non-diving professionals to take a consolidated course to go Professional and gain sufficient resort management to get started in the diving industry.

Pavilion Dive Centre is the first and only PADI 5 Star Career Development Centre in the Middle East. Phil O’Shea, Pavilion Dive Centre Manager, commented “We are delighted to have received this accreditation, and I would like to thank all of the team at Pavilion Dive Centre who have worked so hard to make it happen.”

The first Instructor Development course of 2009 will start on Friday 3rd April, for more information and to register, please contact Pavilion Dive Centre on +971 4 406 8826 or [email protected]


See all Jumeirah Group World Travel Awards winners here:
Burj Al Arab - 2009 Middle East’s Leading Hotel, 2009 UAE’s Leading Hotel, 2009 Dubai’s Leading Hotel
Jumeirah Beach Hotel - 2009 Dubai’s Leading Resort
Emirates Towers - 2009 Middle East’s Leading Business Hotel, 2009 Dubai’s Leading Business Hotel
Madinat Jumeirah - 2009 UAE’s Leading Resort, 2009 Dubai’s Leading Conference Hotel
Jumeirah Bab Al Shams Desert Resort & Spa
Jumeirah Carlton Tower - 2006 England’s Leading Business Hotel
Jumeirah Essex House