PADI GO PRO
There are a range of PADI Go Pro courses you can take with Latchi Dive Centre in Cyprus.
If you like people, have a passion for scuba diving and want an extraordinary life – become a PADI Instructor. Teaching scuba diving allows you to share your love of the aquatic world with others. And you'l be doing what you enjoy – being in, around and under water. PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors and PADI Assistant Instructors are the most sought-after dive professionals around the world. Why? They’ve completed the program that sets the standard for training dive professionals. You earn a PADI Instructor rating through hard work and commitment. However, you’re rewarded with a job that lets you share incredible underwater adventures with others – transforming their lives for the better and enriching yours.
Are you ready to join the ranks of the dedicated professionals who teach the world’s most progressive and popular scuba diver education programs? Then Go PROSM with an Instructor Development Course.
Looking for the first step in working with scuba as a career? Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving begins with the PADI Divemaster program. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, in this program you expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, qualifying you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers. PADI Divemaster is the prerequisite certification for both the PADI Assistant Instructor and PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor certifications. By successfully completing the PADI Divemaster course, you will have the training you need to work as a recreational scuba diving professional, opening doors to dive positions all over the globe! Divemaster training internships are available contact us for more details and prices.
As a PADI Assistant Instructor, you not only gain additional experience as a PADI Professional scuba diver, but you also start learning the PADI System of diver education. You can act as an instructional scuba assistant and assume limited teaching responsibilities. It’s a great way to gain experience in order to become a scuba instructor! This 3-4 day course will qualify you to teach a range of PADI programs, including Bubble Maker, Seal Team, Peak Performacy Buoyancy. It will also allow you to teach knowledge development sections of other PADI courses. The AI course can be combined with the Divemaster internship for those who want to eventually progress to Instructor.
OPEN WATER SCUBA INSTRUCTOR
This program is designed to prepare you to teach PADI course up to PADI standards. This course includes academic development sessions so that you learn about diving as a business, including marketing techniques. You will be required to present a minimum number of academic, confined water and open water sessions up to Instructor level standards. Once you have passed the OWSI program you will be ready to take the Instructor Examination, which also consists of academic, confined and open water sessions. This is required for all OWSI candidates. Please contact us for more details and scheduling.
NEW OWSI INSTRUCTOR INTERNSHIP
After the successful completion of the IDC and IE, new dive instructors can take advantage of Latchi Dive Centre's post-IE internship for two to eight weeks (or longer, if desired). This internship provides the new dive instructor invaluable first-hand experience of life as a PADI OWSI by watching and assisting the staff instructors conducting the full range of PADI diver programmes and courses. The internship offers guaranteed certifications and real head start for new Instructors and is very popular.