Take on the PADI GoPRO Challenge with Ceningan Divers. We offer internship programs from Zero to Pro.


CeninganDivers is a multi-award-winning, eco-friendly, PADI 5 Star Dive Resort. We are a Green Fins Dive Operator  Green Star Award, 100% AWARE Partner, and the winner of the Dive Resort of the Year at the 2019 BlueGreen360 Awards. Winner of the Dive Operator of the Year at the 2018 BlueGreen360 Awards, and we won 3rd place at the Dive Travel Awards 2018 in the Best Dive Resorts in the World category.

Our dive resort has brand new training facilities including a large 3 meters deep dive pool, a training center with a camera room, a private gear room, and a multi-media classroom. 

Our PADI GoPro Lembongan team is led by PADI Course Director Sander Buis, and Ceningan Diver’s Co-founders Master Intructor Sandra Demonti and Master Instructor Robert Scales. 

You will not find a team more qualified to take on the PADI GoPRO Challenge. Our dedication and mentorship will provide you with the support you need to succeed in your dive career.

PADI 5* Dive Resort

Dedicated Mentoring

Ceningan Divers is fully committed to helping you succeed in your dive career. You get lifelong support from our team.

Experienced GoPRO Team

With a dedicated team of PADI professional by your side, you will develop the skills you need to achieve your goals.

Ocean Conservation

Ceningan Divers is a Green Fins Operator and a 100% AWARE Partner. We are committed to protecting our ocean planet.

Divemaster Internship
Take the PADI GoPRO Challenge
  • 30 Days
  • Unlimited Diving
  • Workshops
  • Dedicated Mentoring
  • Plus much more
Instructor Development Course
  • 22 Days
  • IDC Prep
  • Instructor Development Course
  • EFRI Course
  • Workshops
  • Plus much more
Specialty Instructor
Teach PADI Specialties
  • PADI Manual
  • Dedicated Mentoring
  • Training Dives
  • Equipment Rental
  • Diver's Lunch
Become a Specialized Instructor
  • 5 PADI Specialties
  • Dedicated Mentorship
  • Training Dives
  • Diver's Lunch
  • Plus much more
IDC Staff Instructor
Staff Instructor Development Course
  • Two day IDC Staff preparation course with our Course Director
  • Staff our 18 day IDC course
  • Lunch included on IDC days
  • Get an IDC staffing credit
GoEco Internship
Conservation Diver Program
  • Unique Program to Ceningan Divers
  • Sustainable Development
  • Citizen Science Program
  • 5 Diving Specialties (12 dives)
  • Plus much more

GoPRO Lembongan IDC Special Offer

Book your IDC early and save money! FREE Accommodation for early bird bookings. (Space is limited, so book early to take advantage of this special offer. Based on shared twin accommodation)

Our GoPRO Mentorship team

Why should your GoPro with Ceningan Divers? Statistics at a Glance * 20,000+ logged dives * 50+ years Industry Experience * 1000s of certified students * Small groups * Choose from 20+ Instructor Specialties * Dedicated mentors * Lifetime support * Conservation focused * Sustainable operation * Multi-award-winning team * Support in the following languages: Bahasa Indonesian, English, Dutch, French, Italian, German, and Spanish. * Part of the Network You will not find a more dedicated and experienced PADI GoPro development team anywhere in the Nusa Islands. Our mentorship program will help you succeed in your dive career.

Sander Bruis

Sander Buis

Course Director
Award-winning PADI Course Director Sander Bruis and his team at work closely with us to support our Instructor Development Course and PADI GoPro internships. Sander comes from the Netherland and he is the owner of Ocean5 on Gili Air. He is a dedicated mentor and knows how to balance life and work. Sander is a DDI Instructor Trainer (Diving for Disabled persons) and also a reef check Instructor trainer. We are excited to work with Sander to offer world-class Career Development programs for our GoPro candidates.
Sandra Demonti

Sandra Demonti

Master Instructor
Sandra comes from Zuoz, Switzerland. She started diving in 2003. She studied tourism management before becoming a PADI instructor in 2009. Since then she’s helped hundreds of divers achieve their goals, delivering quality training of all levels from Open Water to Instructor. Sandra is a PADI Master Instructor. She is known for her attention to details and strict adherence to PADI standards. When she is not busy mentoring our dive team you can find her around the shop managing our diving operation and leading our GoPro Programs.
Robert Scales

Robert Scales

Master Instructor / EFRIT
Robert comes from Montreal, Canada. He’s been diving since 1988. He did his Divemaster in 1997. He is a jack-of-all-trade. He is passionate about the environment and social justice, he leads various projects around the resort with commitment to our mission. After a rewarding career in marketing, he returned to his first love; scuba diving and exploring our Ocean Planet. He's been active in the industry since 2010. Robert is a Master Instructor, an Emergency First Response Instructor Trainer, and Tec Deep Instructor.
Georgina Hayes

Georgina Hayes

Staff Instructor / Marine Biologist
Gina comes from Lincolnshire, England, she's been an avid diver since 2012. She has a BSc Honours in Zoology and has worked as a Scientific Diver in Malaysia, Indonesia and Australia. She join our team in March 2019 and was tasked with managing our various conservation initiatives, educational workshops and teaching PADI recreational courses. Gina also help us deliver our professional curriculum by lending support with our GoPro Internship programs where she leads our eco workshop and help our candidates

Our Team

Support Your Success
There's an ancient African proverb: "It takes a village to raise a child" This is equally applicable to succeeding in the diving industry. It takes an entire support team to ensure our resort is running smoothly. From our boat operation, tank filling station, equipment maintenance, or the cleaning and maintaining of our facilities. When you GoPRO with Ceningan Divers, you have a dedicated team working with you along the entire program to mentor you and ensure you succeed in your goals.


Enjoy world-class facilities and tailor-made programs conducted by an experienced professional team following the latest PADI curriculum and teaching technics. We adhere to the highest international safety and training standards. Our GoPRO courses are conducted in small groups by attentive, dedicated and passionate mentors.

Lifelong Support

When you enrol in any of our PADI GoPRO program, you join the Ceningan Divers family and have access to lifelong mentoring and support.

Conservation Training

Attend our daily marine life, sustainability and conservation lectures conducted by our in-house Marine Biologist.

Full Aqualung Gear Rental

Ceningan Divers is an Aqua Lung Partner Centre. We provide you with a full set of dive gear including a Surface Marker and whistle for your entire course.

World-class Facilities and Resources

During your program, you will have access to our extensive training resources and facilities including our multi-media classroom to develop your skills.

Unlimited Training

As part of our commitment to your success, our entire GoPRO team and facilities are are your disposal during your GoRPO Program. You can count on our support.


You want workshops, we have workshops! Our GoPRO programs include a variety of free workshops including, equipment, compressor, marketing, CV, and marketing.

Custom-Designed Training Pool

We have amazing training facilities at our PADI Five Star Dive Resort including one of the best dive pools in the Nusa Islands.

Drinks, Snacks & Lunch

We have a free flow drink station at our resort. We serve tea/coffee, water and healthy snacks on our boats. Diver's Lunch are included in all our GoPRO programs.


Ceningan Divers

Ceningan Divers is an eco-friendly PADI 5 Star Dive Resort. We are a Green Fins Operator, Green Star Award, 100% AWARE Partner, the winner of the Dive Resort and Dive Operator of the Year at the 2018 and 2019 BlueGreen360 Awards, and won 3rd place at the Dive Travel Awards 2018 in the Best Dive Centres and Dive Resorts in the World category.

Are You Ready to Become a Professional Diver?