To become an accomplished scuba diver, first you learn the fundamentals and then build on these basic skills. You’ll have fun doing it! PADI recommends these core courses to help you become a confident scuba diver who gets the most out of diving and dives regularly :
Get more comfortable in the water by completing five adventure dives under the supervision of your PADI Instructor. If you’re looking to build your confidence and gain more experience, this is the natural next.
Expand on what you already know about how to prevent problems, and how to manage them if they occur. Learn techniques for self rescue, rescuing panicky divers and unresponsive divers.