Cruise Ships

 DIve Jobs on a Cruise Ship

847773-cruise-ship-genericThe cruise industry also offers another option for SCUBA diving jobs. Cruise lines tend to prefer Dive Instructors with previous experience.

Excellent customer service skills are of top priority and, as you will be expected to get to know your students and clients both in the water and on the cruise ship social scene, it is essential for all dive staff to have a very outgoing character.


Being able to speak English and knowledge of other foreign languages is a must.

Clients on board cruise ships are from all over the world and the more you can speak to them in their native language, the more you can entertain them and essentially sell to them.

Learning English or any other language will take you a long way in the diving industry.

cruise ship poolIt is an investment in yourself which you can transfer to any other job in the future and will put you above the rest of the crowd looking for jobs in the diving industry.

I have gathered a lot of information for you to look at to help you get the language skills needed to succeed in today’s diving industry. Have a look at the following pages to start you off.

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