REASONS TO BECOME INSTRUCTOR
SET YOURSELF UP FOR SUCCESS!
Becoming a PADI instructor is an incredibly rewarding and fulfilling experience.
Not only will you be able to help others learn an amazing life changing activity, but you’ll also get to explore some of the most stunning underwater environments in the world.
As a PADI instructor, you will join the global leader in scuba diving education.
You’ll get to teach people of all ages and backgrounds to appreciate and care for these fragile environments, and you’ll get to share your passion for scuba diving with others.
You’ll spend more time in the water in a year than most people will in their lifetimes.
The benefits of the job extend far beyond bottom time.
Effectively, you’ll be joining a global league of professionals with more experiences and resources than you’ll ever be able to make use of.
|There’s work anywhere there is diving, and the places where there’s a lot of diving activity are usually pretty fantastic.
Outdoor careers, and diving in particular, make it easy to travel the world and find a job.
|Instructor training goes far beyond just dive skills.
You’ll develop a talent as a leader and educator, while gathering a host of other useful skills like basic emergency medical and professional sales training.
|You’re joining a community. That means you’ll be surroun ded by a group of like-minded friends, colleagues and mentors to support you in your journey.|
|You may be able to get college credit for the Instructor
Before enrolling in the IDC, PADI Divemaster experience is not required.
It often helps you with the IDC if your memory of your DMinstruction is still fresh.
Due to changes in work visa requirements, dive center owners in many parts of the globe are now seeking to hire instructors rather than DMs.
SABBATICAL & GAP YEAR
Our Gold Package is ideal for enthusiastic divers taking a break
from their main occupation and gap year students building
skills they will use in college.
You have the chance to learn more about diving, sharpen your underwater consciousness, and improve your risk management skills through the IDC.