PADI Equivalent Certifications

BSAC (British Sub Aqua Club)

PADI Equivalent

Ocean Diver or Club Diver
Open Water Diver
Sport Diver
Open Water Diver
Sport Diver with at least 20 logged dives
Advanced Open Water Diver
Dive Leader
Rescue Diver
Advanced Diver
Divemaster or IDC Candidate
Club Instructor
IDC Candidate
Open Water Instructor
IDC Candidate
Advanced Instructor
IDC Candidate
   

SSI (Scuba Schools International)

PADI Equivalent

SSI Open Water
Open Water Diver
SSI Advanced Open Water
Advanced Open Water
SSI Stress & Rescue Techniques
Rescue Diver
SSI Master Diver
Rescue Diver
SSI Dive Con
Divemaster
SSI Master Diver
Rescue Diver
SSI Open Water / Dive Con Instructor
IDC Candidate if instructor certified for 6 months
   

CMAS (La Confédération Mondiale des Activités Subaquatiques)

PADI Equivalent

CMAS 1 Star Diver
Open Water Diver
CMAS 2 Star Diver (with verification of Night and Navigation dive)
Rescue Diver
CMAS 3 Star Diver
Divemaster or IDC Candidate
CMAS 1 Star Instructor
IDC Candidate
CMAS 2 Star Instructor
IDC Candidate
   

NAUI (National Association of Underwater Instructors)

PADI Equivalent

NAUI Scuba Diver
Open Water Diver
Advanced Scuba Diver
Advanced Open Water Diver
NAUI Master Scuba Diver
Rescue Diver
NAUI Divemaster
Divemaster
Scuba Instructor
IDC Candidate
 
 

SAA (Sub Aqua Association)

PADI Equivalent

Club Diver
Open Water Diver
Club Diver (with at least 20 dives and Experience in Deep and Navigation)
Advanced Open Water Diver
Dive Leader (with at least 20 logged dives)
Advanced Open Water Diver
Dive Leader (with Diver Rescue)
Rescue Diver
Dive Supervisor (with Diver Rescue)
Divemaster
Assistant and Club Instructor (with Diver Rescue)
IDC Candidate
SAA Regional Instructor
IDC Candidate

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