Nonetheless, your instructor has tremendous flexibility to accommodate differing schedules and still meet course requirements. Your instructor will review the schedule and read-ing requirements for your course.

All PADI courses apply the concept of perfor-mance based learning, which means that you progress based on meeting specific perfor-mance requirements under your instructor's guidance. If you have difficulty, you don't "fail" - you just keep working until you meet them - but likewise, you won't get certified just because you show up.

Your PADI Instructor is a trained professional commit-ted to helping you attain your goal of becom-ing a scuba diver by guiding you in meeting the course performance requirements