PADI Assistant Instructor

The first part of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) is the PADI Assistant Instructor course (AI). This course provides you additional experience as a PADI Professional and teaches you the PADI System of diver education.

What do you need to start?

  • PADI Divemaster rating or qualifying certification from another certification organization.
  • At least 18 years old.
  • Have 60 logged dives, including night, deep, and navigation dives.
  • Have been a certified diver for at least 6 months.

What will you 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.

At the completion of the course, you will able to teach courses such as:

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

How much will it cost?

PADI Assistant Instructor - 23,800 Baht (5 days)

Free accommodation for the duration of your course!

What can you do next?

As a PADI Assistant Instructor you can take the next step on the professional ladder by enrolling in your Padi IDC.