– Be a PADI Divemaster or qualifying certification from another certification organization
– Be at least 18 years old
– Have 60 logged dives, including night, deep, 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
If you li 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 a 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 course (OWSI) and successful performance at the Instructor Examination (IE), leads to certification as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor.
A PADI Divemaster who has been a certified diver for six months may enroll in the PADI Instructor Development Course. You also need:
– At least 60 logged dives and 100 dives to attend an IE.
Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid)
Duration 5 days