News and Updates

PADI IDC Singapore - Teamwork

New Instructors in Action!

By Jacki Ng

CONGRATULATIONS! It has been a few weeks since our final IDC and IE of 2013 and our 8 new instructors have been given the go ahead to start teaching. The REAL learning only begins AFTER the IE When you get hands-on teaching experience, with REAL students. It is the only real way to learn, so … Read more

Marine Life Injuries

By Jacki Ng

Marine creatures are among the most fascinating organisms on the planet and most sport divers dive with the intention of observing marine life in their natural environment. Most marine animals are not aggressive towards humans and most injuries humans sustain from marine creatures are from passive defense mechanisms. Although there are over 1000 species of … Read more

The Scuba Diving Instructor

By Jacki Ng

As air breathing creatures we are well removed from our natural environment when underwater scuba diving. In order to survive, let alone enjoy such activities we must acquire a range of skills and knowledge that are not part of our normal experience. This is most satisfactorily provided by a qualified scuba instructor. An instructor is … Read more

Life in ADA, as a Scuba Instructor

By Jacki Ng

I love what I do, being in ADA has changed me for the better. I would love for anyone else, to join us, be part of the team, let it transform you, like I have. About 7 years ago I picked up diving. It was the kiss of true love as soon as my lips touched … Read more

Jacki Ng - ADA Founder / CEO

The Misfit Finds His Niche


When he was just 12 years old, Jacki Ng masterminded a bold criminal scheme. Then a member of a street gang, he cajoled a 17-year-old fellow ruffian to steal a cheque belonging to the latter’s uncle. Ng wrote it out for $20,000, forged the signature and instigated another 17-year-old to cash it. “I had elaborate … Read more

Career in Scuba Diving

By Jacki Ng

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