Mark Soworka


Platinum Course Director, boasting major success in the PADI IDC & Divemaster Courses

Mark Soworka is by far the most experienced and successful PADI Course Director in the World!

He has maintained the highest of success rates on PADI Instructor Exams since 1997 and has helped thousands of instructors find rewarding careers in the dive industry by teaching and establishing IDCs in several countries. It is this experience and network of successful dive instructor candidates that should influence your choice where to complete your Divemaster and Dive Instructor internship. We help you build your career, from Divemaster to Master Instructor and Course Director.

Mark has been diving since he was 12 years old. He has diving experience all over the world, from the east coast of Australia, to Africa, South America and even the Arctic Circle. Before applying to become Course Director, he completed almost two thousand diver level certifications and had worked as General Manager and Training manager of many dive centres. This extensive diving, teaching and managing experience sets Mark apart from most PADI Course Directors. Mark Soworka has been teaching PADI IDCs on Koh Tao and Koh Samui since 1997. He is one of the most experienced course directors in the world with more than 5000 instructor level certifications. In 2015, in cooperation with PADI Master Instructor Carmelo Sgroi, owner of Sea Spirit Diving Resort, they founded