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Are you?live the dream gopro

– Over 18 years old?Flexible? Highly Motivated?

– In Love with SCUBA DIVING?

– Thinking about escaping from ‘Metropolis routine’ and change your lifestyle?

– Aiming to become a PADI Professional in a tropical “winter free” destination?

If you can answer YES to all of above questions, we could help you to achieve your dreams and goals.

Congratulations you are about to embark on a new exciting chapter in your life. Your PADI Scuba Diving Instructor Training Course will open new opportunities to travel the world and work in some of the most beautiful places on earth.

Just a little introduction of Cabo Verde Diving SCUBA Academy Sal facility and the Country:

Cabo Verde Diving Centre specializes in providing a complete range of water sports and activities like Scuba Diving, snorkeling trips, Surfing and Kite Surfing. The company was formed in 2004 when it began operating and providing dive services and since there it had issued over 4000 PADI certifications. At moment we are located in three different Hotels on Sal Island. Ours is a family environment, where all the customers are considered friends. You will share with our multilingual/skilled and experienced PADI Professionals the most beautiful underwater moments on Cape Verde, and of course have lots of FUN as well.

Our mission is to provide the best and safest PADI training as possible in a flexible and friendly environment. Cabo Verde Diving is the Official Diving/Water sports centre of several Resorts on the Island and we offer a wide range of water sports such as scuba diving, snorkeling, surfing, and kite-surfing and a variety of aquatic/land excursions. Everything we do is executed with the highest regard for personal safety and standards. Respect for the environment and a commitment to the local communities where we operate are of prime importance for us.

During your internship you will complete, under our instructors mentoring, your PADI courses aiming the first PADI PRO level – PADI DIVEMASTER. You will have a great experience, learn and sharp your dive skills and work closely day-by-day with our experienced PADI Professionals and learn how to “run” a dive center in a resort in a tropical destination. And also during your free times you will have the opportunity to visit other islands, learn or practice the mentioned water sports and enjoy the ‘NO STRESS’ Cape Verdean atmosphere.

Leo Saldunbides Course Director native from Rio de Janeiro-Brazil with over 15 years in the diving industry has the experience and drive to help you succeed whatever your diving ambitions may be.

Choosing the right Course Director & learning environment is the first step.

It is normal having many questions before take the decision.

I will be glad to assist you in any way I can, so please do feel free to contact me directly using  or by Skype: saldunbides