Simple Life runs two resorts on Koh Tao, both situated along Sairee Beach.
Offers a wide range, from dorm rooms to beachfront villas at the south end of Sairee Beach.
Posted May 27th, 2010 by Haydon
It’s been another great year here at Simple Life Diving Koh Tao, with our team of scuba instructors and Divemasters training many new and seasoned divers through all levels of PADI’s diver education system.
The 2010 PADI Asia Pacific Member Awards have given recognition to our efforts, identifying Simple Life Divers as winner of the “Outstanding Contribution to the Diving Industry Diver Acquisition” award.
Visiting Koh Tao, PADI Regional Manager Hans Ullrich presented the award to dive shop managers Luke and Haydon.
Image: PADI Regional Manager Hans Ullrich presents the award to Haydon and Luke
Introducing new divers to our tropical underwater world and teaching them to scuba dive via either the PADI Scuba Diver or PADI Open Water Course is a pleasure. Both rewarding and satisfying, sharing our enthusiasm for scuba diving by guiding new divers through those first few steps is the reason most us of got involved in scuba diving at a professional level.
Picking up this award means a lot to our Koh Tao Dive Team, and we’ll be continuing the good work in the future.
Image: From left Tim, Hans, Dan, Nicki, Steve, Luke, Jon, Luke (Sneaky), Haydon and Alex
Looking ahead our next objective is to build on our achievements in diver acquisition, focusing effort on promoting continuing education (especially through to PADI’s professional qualifications of Divemaster, Open Water Scuba Instructor and beyond). Our newest addition to the Simple Life team – Koh Tao PADI Course Director Jeff Glenn is going to have a key role in helping us achieve those aims and we’re looking forward to exciting times of Divemaster internships, monthly PADI IDCs and lots of specialty courses.
Adam | Canada
"...initially hesitant to go through the course due to a myriad of fears. I can now say I am 100% satisfied that I did." Read more
Birgitte | Denmark
"fled the rainy Denmark ... talked that it would be good to get out and dive, but we had not planned that we would get through 22 great dives." Read more
"I don’t usually provide any feedback to a company for neither their excellent nor horrible service but I must for this one." Read more