NAUI Armed Forces Programs


• Department of Defense (DOD) SkillBridge Program

• GI Bill® certification / license reimbursement

Active Duty
Service Members

  • Utilize the DOD SkillBridge Program and GI Bill® benefits to transition into a career in the dive industry!
  • Earn dive certifications and gain valuable experience at NAUI dive shops and affiliates all over the world while on Active Duty using the DOD SkillBridge program, no previous diving experience required.
  • Earn NAUI certifications / licenses and become a NAUI Professional Instructor at no cost using your GI Bill® benefits.


  • Earn NAUI diving certifications at no cost using your GI Bill® benefits, either for recreational diving or to become a dive professional.

NAUI Dive Shops
& Affiliates

  • Employ mature, disciplined Active Duty service members via the DOD SkillBridge program to work, learn and earn NAUI certifications at your facility with no cost to you!
  • Gain Veterans and current service members looking for NAUI training using their GI Bill® benefits.