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The PADI Assistant Instructor course is the first portion of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC). You'll not only gain additional experience as a PADI Professional but you'll also start learning the PADI System of diver education.

As a PADI Assistant Instructor you are able to:-

  • Teach 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 Specialty course
  • Teach Project AWARE Specialty courses
  • Conduct PADI Discover Scuba experiences
  • Teach Emergency First Response after successful completion of an Emergency First Response Instructor course

To enrol on a PADI Assistant Instructor course you require

  • PADI Divemaster rating or qualifying certification from another certification.
  • At least 18 years old
  • Have 60 logged dives, including night, deep, and navigation dives

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