as already stated the Professional Association of Dive Instructors. or as we know it in the industry "put another dollar in"
Dive bum 1: Apparently I have to get recertified in this course, because they updated the material.
Dive bum 2:That's PADI. Put another dollar in
A nigerian slang for close friend.
My Padi where you dey ? meaning my close friend where are you
Acronym for "Professional Association of Diving Instructors." Trains SCUBA divers at all levels of training. A large corporation that most divers have a love-hate relationship with as they charge too much for their books and course materials. Similar organizations include NAUI
PADI charged me $50 for this flimsy-ass book! I bet I could learn just as much by reading on the internet and using that $50 for diving.