PADI Assistant Instructor

After you have completed the PADI Divemaster you are now ready to be the PADI Assistant Instructor. This course is the 1st portion of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC). You could divide the IDC into 2 portion with PADI Assistant Instructor course and PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, both course will educate and train instructors with PADI education system.

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What can you do?

Conduct theory presentations under the supervision of a PADI Instructor

Evaluate Open Water Diver surface skills under the supervision of a PADI Instructor

Conduct and teach the PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course independently

Teach Project AWARE Specialty courses

Conduct PADI Discover Scuba experiences

Teach Emergency First Response after successful completion of an Emergency First Response Instructor course

What's needed?

How long will it take?

PADI Divemaster or qualifying certification from other dive training organization

18 years old and older

Have 60 logged dives, including night, deep, and navigation dives

Dived more 6 months (with certification)

This course vary from 3 days to 2 weeks

Materials required

PADI Instructor Manual

Instructor Candidate Workbook

Open Water Lesson Planning Slate

Confined Water Lesson Preparation Slate

Open Water Aquatic Cue Cards

Confined Water Aquatic Cue Cards

The Law and the Diving Professional

The Business of Diving

The Best of The Undersea Journal

Log Book

Peak Performance Bouyancy Specialty Instructor Specialty Instructor Outline

Project AWARE Specialty Program Instructor Outline

Aware Coral Reef Conservation Specialty Instructor Outline

Open Water Diver Manual

Recreational Dive Planner, The Wheel and table, and Instructions for Use Booklets

Open Water Diver Quizzes and Exam booklet

Adventures in Diving Manual

Rescue Diver Manual

Rescue Diver Final Exams Booklet

Divemaster Manual

Divemaster Final Exams Booklet

What's included?

What's next?

Knowledge development through self-study, quizzes, lectures and presentations

Confined water skill review and assessment, workshops and presentations

Open water workshops, rescue assessment and candidate presentations

Be a PADI Open Water Instructor and/or

Many choices of PADI specialty diver

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Interested or need to know more? Send us your enquiries, we will be glad to hear from you.