The PADI Assistant Instructor course is the first section of the Instructor Development Course (IDC). By participating in the Assistant Instructor course, you’ll gain additional experience as a PADI professional and start learning the PADI system of diver education.
What can PADI Assistant Instructors do?
- Teach PADI academic presentations under the indirect supervision of a PADI Instructor
- Evaluate Open Water Diver surface skills under the indirect supervision of a PADI Instructor
- Teach the PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Speciality course
- Teach Project AWARE Speciality courses
- Conduct PADI Discover Scuba Diving experiences
What will I need to start?
- PADI Divemaster rating (or equivalent from another training organisation)
- Be a least 18 years old
- Have 60 logged dives, including night, deep and navigation dives
- Have been a certified diver for at least 6 months
- Medical declaration signed by a GP
What will I do?
- 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
How long will it take?
The course can take as few as 3 days to complete.
Course Fee £790 Including Crewpack