PADI ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR
PADI Assistant Instructor GO PRO This is the first portion of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC). This course is run jointly by a PADI Master Instructor and a PADI IDC Staff Instructo.
You'll not only gain additional experience as a PADI Professional but you'll also start learning the PADI System of diver education.
PADI Assistant Instructors Teach academic presentations under the indirect supervision of a PADI Instructor, Evaluate Open Water Diver surface skills under the indirect.
PADI Divemaster (or an equivalent level certification � call for confirmation)
Minimum age 18
Proof of 60 logged dives
Certified as a diver for at least 6 months
Proof of first aid and CPR training within the last 24 months
A medical signed by a Hyperbaric Doctor taken within the last 12 months.
This must be a HSE diving medical if you plan to teach in the UK.
- Required Materials
It is a requirement that each candidate has their own personal up to date copy of all the following PADI
IDC Candidate Workbook
Confined Water Slates (including lesson preparation slate)
Open Water Slates (including lesson preparation slate)
Peak Performance Buoyancy Instructor Outline
AWARE Instructor Outline
Coral Reef Conservation Instructor Outline
Open Water Diver Quizzes and Exams
Rescue Diver Exam
Open Water Diver Manual
Adventures in Diving Manual
Rescue Diver Manual
Encyclopaedia of Recreational Diving
Diving Knowledge Workbook
Adventures in Diving Instructor Slates
Rescue Diver Course Instructor Slates
Divemaster Course Slates
Discover Scuba Diving Slate
Candidates will also need the following to complete the independent study knowledge reviews:
Children and Scuba Diving
Law and the Diving Professional
The Business of Diving
Best of the Undersea Journal