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PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training in Thailand

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Do your PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training at Mermaids. Thinking of changing your lifestyle and love diving? Time to do your PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training. The people you meet and the places you can go are limitless. Teaching Scuba Diving shares your love of the aquatic world with others.

PADI Instructor

Why choose Mermaids in Thailand for your PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training? We are a PADI 5 Star Career Development Center operating for 27 years. That’s a lot of experience right there. In addition, we’ve trained thousands of divers using our PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training facilities. It’s quite simple, we’ve got the experience. 2 PADI Course Directors. And, we’ve got the passion. Make your lifestyle change now and you’ll never look back. We want you to join us and lets look at the benefits…

  1. Our location here in Pattaya is awesome. we are only 1.5 hours way from Bangkok and the main Bangkok airport. This means we are in a unique position to offer 2 styles of PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training programs, which we’ll look at later.
  2. We can arrange accommodations close to the Dive Center, so you don’t have any distance to travel.
  3. All inclusive packages with no hidden fees or books.
  4. 2 PADI Course Directors, both European with a wealth of experience, meaning you are in good hands during your PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training at Mermaids.
  5. Our experience and passion to train you to become the best.
PADI Divemaster Course

Let’s look at the PADI Divemaster Course first. This is the first step on the PADI Professional Ladder, and PADI Divemaster Course Scuba Divers look up to PADI Divemasters. They are leaders who motivate them. Working very closely with our PADI Course Directors and Instructors, you will fine tune your dive and rescue skills and more.

The PADI Divemaster Course will teach you to be a leader and take charge. During the course, you will attend knowledge development, in water exercises and hands on practical sessions. We will be there the whole way with you. Here’s some info on what you will be doing during the course:

  1. Understanding the role of a PADI Divemaster
  2. Supervising dive activities
  3. Dive Setup and Management
  4. Dive Briefings
  5. Assisting PADI Instructors on PADI Dive Courses

The course takes 1o days to complete to be certified as a PADI Divemaster. You will need the following pre requisites to enroll and complete the course:-

  • PADI Open Water Diver Certification
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification
  • Valid 1st Aid and CPR Certification (within last 24 months)
  • PADI Rescue Diver Certification
  • 40 Logged Dives to start the course
  • 60 Logged Dive to complete the course
  • Be 18 years old
  • Have a RSTC Medical Statement signed by a Physician within the last 12 months
PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC)

If you would like to travel and work all over the world, this is the ideal way to do it. Become a PADI Instructor. PADI sets the industry level for Dive Pros, and your rating is earned through hard work and dedication. You can influence someones life for the better by teaching them to scuba dive.

Being a PADI InstructorAre you are ready to join us as a dedicated professional teaching the range of PADI Courses? Then, Go Pro at Mermaids with the PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training Program.

We have the options for you as you can split down the IDC into the Assistant Instructor portion and OWSI Portion. Most people tend to do the entire course, but this is where living locally comes in handy. We can tailor make a course for you on weekends if you work. Here’s some info what will take place during the course:

  1. PADI Standard and Procedures for courses you can teach
  2. Learning and Instructing and the PADI system
  3. Diver safety
  4. The Business of Diving and your role as an Instructor
  5. Learning to teach students to dive and more

The IDC takes approximately 14 days to complete and you will need the following pre requisites:

  • PADI Open Water Diver Certification
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification
  • Valid 1st Aid and CPR Certification (within last 24 months)
  • PADI Rescue Diver Certification
  • PADI Divemaster Certification
  • 100 Logged Dives to start the course
  • Be 18 years old
  • Have a RSTC Medical Statement signed by a Physician within the last 12 months

You will spend 2 days on IDC preparation, complete your EFR Instructor Rating and then into the Instructor Training Course with our PADI Course Director. At the end of our training and your successful completion of all segments, PADI will hold the IE (Instructor examinations)

Our Flexibility

If you live in Pattaya or Bangkok, the PADI Divemaster and Instructor Training Program at Mermaids can be done at your pace. This means, we can do weekends, public holidays and any time off work you have. We aren’t

We Help Every Step Of The Way

Coming from overseas? No problem. We can start the PADI Divemaster Course at any time for you. PADI sets the Examination Dates for the Instructor Course and we work towards them. So you can get a set schedule to base your flights on. We can arrange pick up at the Airport and your accommodation as well. It works out great.

Allois M from the Philippines had this to say about us on Trip Advisor:-

The best Dive Center that feels like family and home

Did PADI Instructor Training with those guys.
Super happy with everything!
Russell Martin, Course Director, was outstanding. Did everything by the book, but kept it as fun as possible. Could not wish a better teacher!
All the staff is amazing and ready to help at any second. Safety is at a very high level.
Will miss everybody from Mermaids and planning to come back next year to do my specialties.

So what are you waiting for? Get started now by getting in contact with Sheena, PADI IDC Staff Instructor or Terry, PADI Course Director. We are happy to help with advice and suggestions for you.

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