If you are interested in a Career in Diving then the Dive Career Centre is where you want to learn your trade. Working on the Great Barrier Reef is a dream job and throughout your course you will get hands on experience working with real customers. We pride ourselves on training employable Instructors and Dive Masters, meaning that on completion of your course it wont be a matter of will I get a job, but more a question of where in the world do I want to work?
This course is for School teachers who would like to take their students snorkelling. This is a two day curse. 1st day we go through the snorkel program and 2nd day we go through the Instructor snorkel program.
First step to a dive career. This program covers review of stress and rescue, leadership role, and group control. After completion of this course you are qualified to guide certified divers on underwater tours.
Course teaches the diving professional how to teach in the classroom and pool. This course consists of completion of 10 chapters, 4 passing lectures, 3 pool sessions, and 6 open water dives. This course develops classroom teaching technique, pool teaching and use control techniques.
Someone who holds a professional status in another certification agency can cross over to SSI Dive professional.
If you like to share you love of diving then become an Open Water Dive Instructor.
This course takes 10-14 days.
The course consists of 10 Study Guide Chapters, completed before classes start.
In class review of study questions and work through a workbook with the instructor.
This course gives you the certification to teach Stress & Rescue. This can be done by team teaching two courses or similar. Similar will take 2 days and team teach will take 4 days. The advantage of team teaching is the actual experience teaching real students.
Advance Open water Instructor can be conducted by team teaching or seminar. Must be certified in the speciality in which you want to teach.
This course will cross you from your current agency to SSI Open Water Instructor. You will complete 10 chapter review questions on the philosophy of SSI, SSI Open Water Manual, and SSI Standards.
This course will take 1-3 days depending the length of inactive teaching period.
This course you will be able to teach and certify dive control Specialist students.
This course is best and most preferred to team teach. It is a very in-depth course so knowledge of diving is high, must hold a first aid instructor certificate.