PIRA - PADI International Resort Association

This is an association of resorts, dive boats, dive operators and hotels that offer recreational scuba and/or snorkeling tours as well as PADI courses and other diving-related services (such as a dive shop or a dive kit repair centre).

Resort level facilities can be on a number of levels, but include basic resort facilities or boating facilities and the higher levels include PADI Five Star Dive Resort, PADI National Geographic Centre, Five Star Instructor Development Resort and Career Development Centre.

Puffin is proud to have achieved the highest levels of membership within the PADI system, and is able to offer all services.