Assistant Instructor

The PADI Assistant Instructor Program expands the skills of PADI Divemasters . Through independent study, classroom discussion and practical application, you develop the skills and knowledge to lead classroom teaching presentations, conduct many confined and open water skills under the direction of an instructor and to independently conduct several PADI Specialty courses.

The PADI Assistant Instructor Program is also the first part of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC)
To qualify for PADI Assistant Instructor training, you’ll need to:

1.Be certified as a PADI Divemaster or leadership level with another recreational diver training organization.
2.Be at least 18 years old.
3.Be in good physical condition for diving and submit a medical exam form signed by a physician prior to any in-water activities.
4.Have been a certified diver for at least six months and have completed and logged at least 60 open water dives with experience in deep and navigation.

:The PADI Assistant Instructor program consists of:

1.Formal training in conducting PADI programs and experience programs.
2.Independent study assignments.
3.Practical application sessions.
4.Written examination.

Once qualified you are able to evaluate parts of the PADI Open Water Course, Conduct courses independently and under the direct supervision of a PADI Instructor.
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