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We are so confident in our teaching methods, that if you take the IDC or OWSI with us, we guarantee that you will pass in the first try or we will pay fot the second exam!* *More info

Divemaster

$600 plus materials & application fee

Looking for the first step in workng with scuba as a career? Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving begins with the PADI Divemaster program. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, in this program you expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, qualifying you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers. PADI Divemaster is the prerequisite certification for both the PADI Assistant Instructor and PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor certifications. Prerequisites: minimum age 18, Rescue Diver, current CPR/First Aid (we teach this course).

Assistant Instructor

varies depending on dive center

As a PADI Assistant Instructor, you not only gain additional experience as a PADI Professional scuba diver, but you also start learning the PADI System of diver education. You can act as an instructional scuba assistant and assume limited teaching responsibilities. Minimum age 18 & Divemaster certification.

OWSI (Open Water Scuba Instructor)

varies depending on dive center

Are you looking for something extraordinary? To do something others can only dream of? To help people transform their lives? To open doors you didn’t even know existed? All of this, and more, awaits you as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor. It’s about life transformations—both yours and those around you. The fun part of instructor training is interacting with course participants while creating friendships that continue long after the course concludes. Minimum age 18 & Assistant Instructor rating.

Instructor Development Course (IDC)

varies depending on dive center

This course combines the Assistant Instructor and OWSI courses into one. When finished you will be ready to take the Instructor Examination (IE). Minimum age 18 and Divemaster rating

Specialty Instructor

varies depending on specialty

Dive more, have more fun and teach about your favorite subjects. Specialty instructor courses provide valuable teaching tips for meeting the requirements of the course. You can choose from any of the standard specialty courses that PADI offers along with distinctive specialty courses this Course Director offers.

Master Scuba Diver Trainer Prep

$625 plus application fees

The Master Scuba Diver Trainer rating sets you apart from other dive instructors by showing your commitment to continuing your dive training and being prepared to help others continue their training as well. You also get to teach specialty diver courses – which opens the door to lots of fun while working. Choose any 5 specialties and learn how to teach them. Minimum age 18. Can start as an Assistant Instructor and complete when finished with the IE.

IDC Staff Instructor

varies depending on dive center

As a seasoned PADI Instructor, you have wisdom and experience to share with up-and-coming PADI leaders. And, you know that continuing your education never ends. As an Instructor Development Course (IDC) Staff Instructor, you help bring up the next generation of PADI Instructors while gaining in-depth instructor-trainer knowledge. You will receive additional training prior to the IDC and then assist the Course Director with the entire IDC. Minimum age 18, EFR Instructor and MSDT rating.

EFR Instructor

varies depending on dive center

CPR and first aid are important skills that in high demand. As an Emergency First Response Instructor, you can teach these skills to anyone. Minimum age 18 and current EFR rating.

DAN Instructor

varies depending on dive center

DAN Instructors are scuba diving educators who want to offer dive safety programs to their students. To become a DAN Instructor, you must participate in a DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC). There are 9 courses that you can teach to your students. Minimum age 18, EFR Instructor and Divemaster rating.