PADI Specialty Instructor

If you have a specific passion within diving, teach other divers and involve them further in the underwater world




Specialty InstructorSpecialty instructor courses provide valuable teaching tips for meeting the requirements of the course.

You can choose from any of the 27 standard specialty courses that PADI offers along with distinctive specialty courses your Course Director may offer. Having five specialty instructor ratings is a prerequisite for the Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT) rating.

Don’t see a specialty on a subject that interests you? Write your own specialty! It’s easy and it gets you teaching scuba divers about things you like.


COURSE PRICE & DURATION: Details on Request

PREREQUISITES: 18 years old; Be certified as a PADI Open Water Instructor

COURSE CONTENTS: Practical Hands on training

RECOMMENDED TEXTS: Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving


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