Scuba Instruction

Raak Bottom Imaging’s Mobile SCUBA Training exceeds the needs of the highest demanding clientele. Luxury Yachts, Dive Resorts, and even the private individual can benefit by having an industry experienced professional instructor that operates at the highest level of professionalism. Integrating a balance of Science, Skill, and Safety into every course!

PADI sets the dive industry’s standards, and is the way the World Learns to Dive! With over 23 million certifications and growing, PADI is the world’s largest and most respected scuba diving training organization. Explore the PADI courses below and find what works for you!

Introduction to Diving

PADI Discover Scuba Diving LessonsDiscover Scuba

This course is an introduction to the underwater world where clients experience diving for their first time. Restricted to calm shallow waters not deeper than 40ft/14m divers learn the absolute basics of diving.

Breathing underwater for the first time is something you’ll never forget, so don’t wait.



Scuba Diving Certification

Open Water Diver

This course consists of three main phases:

  • Knowledge Development ( online, independent study or in a classroom) to understand basic principles of scuba diving
  • Confined Water Dives to learn basic scuba skills
  • Open Water Dives to use your skills and explore!

Earn College Credits for Scuba Diving

You may be able to get college credits for the Open Water Diver course!

Improve Your Skills

PADI ReActivate


Using either ReActivate Touch (for tablets or mobile devices) or ReActivate Online (for your personal computer), you’ll immerse yourself in dive scenarios and make decisions that test your understanding of important dive safety concepts, dive planning essentials and problem management. Move through ReActivate at your own pace and delve deeper into topics when you need or want to.

USS Vermillion South Carolina Scuba Diving WreckAdvanced Open Water

You’ll plan your learning path with your instructor by choosing from a long list of Adventure Dives. There are two required dives – Deep and Underwater Navigation – and you choose the other three, for a total of five dives. During the Deep Adventure Dive, you learn how to plan dives to deal with the physiological effects and challenges of deeper scuba diving. The Underwater Navigation Adventure Dive refines your compass navigation skills and helps you better navigate using kick-cycles, visual landmarks and time.

Get Started Online

Sign up for Advanced Open Water Diver Online (PADI’s eLearning option) to get started immediately!

Rescue Diver

The PADI Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills.


Register for Rescue Diver Online to start learning now!

Not enough?

Check out all of the PADI Specialty courses you can take! The adventure is endless!

PADI Specialty Courses