Looking to build on your professional diving qualifications?







PADI EMEA has teamed up White Rose Training to provide an opportunity for PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors and above, who reside in the UK, to attain an accredited business qualification. The Level 3 Dive Business Management qualification follows the OCR (Oxford Cambridge and RSA curriculum). OCR is a leading awarding body, offering qualifications which engage people of all ages and abilities at school, college, in work or through part-time learning programmes, throughout the UK.

Who is the course for?

Learners in, or seeking, a management role; qualification extends general knowledge and understanding of team leadership and management.

Skills and knowledge are related to the development of a Dive Centre which enables the ambitious instructor to explore possible career development as well as gaining a management qualification which can be applied generally.

The programme is delivered by our preferred training partner, White Rose Training, and has been developed by PADI and White Rose together to meet specific requirements of the diving community.

 You will have online resources to support you with your assignments and comprehensive support from your tutor and assessor.

Subjects of the OCR Level 3 Dive Business Management course include:

  • Manage personal and professional development
  • Manage team performance
  • Principles of leadership and management
  • Principles of people management
  • Principles of business
  • Procure products and/or services
  • Encourage learning and development
  • Manage physical resources
  • Manage a project
  • Develop a presentation
  • Deliver a presentation
Students attending PADI OCR Level 3 course
Level 3 Dive Business Management

This course attracts the advanced learner loan funding and costs £2573. If you are eligible for the loan, it is not repayable until an earnings threshold of £21k pa is reached and is then repayable at low interest.

If you are interested in obtaining this qualification and would like to know more please send an email to id.emea@padi.com stating your instructor number and contact details. Please title your email Level 3 Dive Business Management.