Who should enroll?

This internship will be tailored to meet your needs for a successful Master Instructor or Course Director application. We will develop your teaching experience and certifications, comfort with staffing IDCs, business plan development, introduction to important PADI staff and departments and Course Director application assessment. Minimum prerequisite is staff instructor.

Master Instructor Prerequisites

•Have issued at least 150 certifications including 50 continuing education certifications with at least 5 rescue, 5 Divemaster, 15 specialties
•You must have staffed 2 entire IDCs
•Participated in 3 PADI seminars
•Demonstrate support of PADI’s efforts in aquatic conservation
•Be fit for diving and submit a medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months
•Have proof of CPR and First Aid training within the last 24 months
(The Emergency First Responder course meets this requirement)

Course Director Prerequisites

•You must be certified to Master Instructor level to enroll on this course
•Have a high continuing education ratio
•Effective business plan for IDC development
•Productive relationship with PADI office
•Be fit for diving and submit a medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months
Have proof of CPR and First Aid training within the last 24 months
(The Emergency First Responder course meets this requirement)
Our course packages will help you meet all these requirements

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Have a look at our IDC schedule and register.