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PADI Assistant Instructor course

Get mentored while gaining hands-on experience teaching students.

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. It’s a great way to gain experience in order to become scuba instructor! The PADI Assistant Instructor course is the first portion of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) and when followed by the Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) courseand successful performance at the Instructor Examination (IE), leads to certification as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor.

What You Learn: Knowledge development through self-study, quizzes, lectures and presentationsYou build upon your abilities to organize and supervise scuba diving activities, while concentrating on developing teaching skills. You learn through:

  • Confined water skill review and assessment, workshops and presentations
  • Open water workshops, rescue assessment and candidate presentations

The PADI Assistant Instructor Course consists of these sections: Module 1: Academic Training (PADI Discover Scuba Diving and Snorkeling Programs; Developing Knowledge Development Presentations; Teaching Project AWARE and Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialties; Teaching in Confined Water; and Conducting Open Water Training Presentations). Module 2: Independent Study Knowledge Development.  Module 3: Practical Application (Confined Water and Open Water Teaching Presentations; Standards Exam; and Dive Rescue Skills Assessment)

Get practical professional experience as a PADI Assistant Instructor
What You Can Teach : In addition to the responsibilities and duties you already have as a PADI Divemaster, as a PADI Assistant Instructor you can:

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Prerequisites : You must

  • Be a PADI Divemaster or qualifying certification from another certification organization
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Have 60 logged dives, including nightdeep, and navigation dives
  • Have been a certified diver for at least 6 months
  • Have CPR and First Aid Training within the last 24 months
  • Be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement (PDF) signed by a physician within the last 12 months
  • Want a fun and exciting career!