PRO DIVING COURSES
KOH TAO THAILAND

With the wealth of experience in the diving industry of Dive-Careers' Course Directors we can offer unique and valuable Master Instructor & Course Director prep courses like no-one else

Mark Soworka has been one of the world's most successful PADI Course Directors for over 17 years. Mark can ensure you have access to the knowledge, the skills AND the network you need to pursue a successful career as a PADI Course Director.

Dive-Careers.com Course Director packages can be based solely on Koh Tao, Thailand, or you can take advantage of Dive Careers' international connections to gain experience in a variety of locations worldwide. You can staff IDCs in several destinations while gaining invaluable experience that will lead to a successful career as a Course Director, a Dive Centre manager or a Dive Shop manager.

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COURSE CONTENT

Our Course Content and schedule can be tailored to suit YOUR needs

This internship programme will be tailored to meet your needs and we will ensure you have the knowledge and experience necessary to make a successful application for your Master Instructor & Course Director qualifications. We will help you to develop the teaching experience and certifications required as well as working with you to develop your level of comfort while staffing IDCs. Also as part of the Course Director prep programme we will work with you to create a sound business plan and introduce you to key members within PADI that are responsible for assessing your application to become a Course Director.

During your Master Instructor / Course Director prep programme we will ensure you meet all the pre-requisites necessary and we will work with you to strengthen any areas that you may be weak in and help mould you into a successful candidate.

Only Dive-Careers has the experience and industry connections to provide you with a successful career as a PADI Course Director


PRE-REQUISITES

PADI MASTER INSTRUCTOR

To qualify for our PADI Master Instructor training programme, you must:

  • Be a certified PADI STAFF INSTRUCTOR
  • Have issued at least 150 CERTIFICATIONS - at least 50 continuing education certs, 5 rescue certs, 5 divemaster certs and 15 specialty certs
  • Have staffed at least 2 IDC COURSES in full
  • Have participated in 3 PADI SEMINARS
  • Be able to demonstrate support for PADI's efforts within aquatic conservation
  • Have proof of CPR and FIRST AID training within the last 24 months (the "EFR" Emergency First Responder course meets this requirement)
  • Be fit for diving and submit a PADI MEDICAL STATEMENT signed by a physician within the last 12 months
PADI COURSE DIRECTOR

To qualify for our PADI Course Director training programme, you must:

  • Be a certified PADI MASTER INSTRUCTOR
  • Have staffed SEVERAL IDC COURSES in full
  • Have a high ratio of CONTINUING EDUCATION certifications
  • Be able to demonstrate an effective business plan for PADI's IDC development
  • Have a productive relationship with the PADI office
  • Have proof of CPR and FIRST AID training within the last 24 months (the "EFR" Emergency First Responder course meets this requirement)
  • Be fit for diving and submit a PADI MEDICAL STATEMENT signed by a physician within the last 12 months

Our Dive-Careers training packages will help you meet ALL of these pre-requisites

COURSES, COSTS & FEES

ADDITIONAL PADI FEES APPLY - Payable by CREDIT CARD to PADI on completion of your course - MORE INFO AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

COURSES, COSTS & FEES
PRO DIVING COURSES PADI MASTER INSTRUCTOR & CD PREP
35,000 THB

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