Award Winning PADI Divemaster Internship on Tropical Koh Tao
Our Divemaster Training Program is overseen by our Award Winning Platinum rated PADI Course Director Matt Bolton.
Matt works with two PADI Master Instructors: Manu Valdes and Tina Major exclusively to manage the Crystal “Divemaster Trainee” Program.
Full Divemaster Internship Program
- PADI Open Water Diver Course
- PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course
- Emergency First Response (EFR) First Aid/CPR Course
- PADI Rescue Diver Course
- PADI Divemaster Course
- PADI O2 Provider
- PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver
- DM Crew Pack
PADI Divemaster Manual
Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
PADI Instructor Manual
Scuba Tune Up Guide Book
Electronic Recreational Dive Planner (e-RDPML)
PADI Log Book
All PADI Materials
- All PADI Educational Materials & Certification Costs
- First Year PADI Membership
- Optional ‘Working Internship”
- Diving Medical
- Dive Insurance – 1 year Indepths IDEC Pro Plus Annual
- Full “Coral Reef/Environmental Awareness & Action” seminar and “Discover Reef Check” workshop conducted by Eco Koh Tao
- Intro to “Pro Underwater Video” conducted by Crystal Images
- Free Intro to PADI Freediving
- FREE Diving For Life!
OPTIONS / ADD-ONS
PRICING OPTIONS (Qualified Divers)
Already Open Water Diver – 76,500 THB
Already Advanced Open Water Diver – 68,500 THB
Already Rescue Diver – 54,500 THB
Resort Bungalow – 7,500 THB (per month)
Price: 84,500 THB
PADI Divemaster Internships with ‘Flexi-Scheduling’
Most Competitive Rates Anywhere in Thailand
IDC Koh Tao • Matt’s Industry News
Teaching Tips for new PADI Dive Instructors The day after an IE always has a Sunday feeling about it and I enjoy hiding away from the world in my office catching up on e-mails. Last month whilst most of Koh Tao’s newly certified OWSI’s where either nursing a...
PADI Instructor Specialty Training Course I was sitting having a coffee with one of our Rescue Diver students over the recent Instructor Examination that was held here on Koh Tao. A close friend of hers was actually on that IE, inspired by the feedback she had...
IDC Koh Tao PADI Dive Instructor Course Having just completed this month’s IDC and waved off my candidates for their PADI Instructor Examinations (IE), I’m sat reflecting how far the IDC Koh Tao Thailand brand reaches. This month I have IDC candidates from India,...
"An Internationally Acclaimed PADI 5 Star Career Development Centre (CDC), this is a Dive Centre that provides you with an opportunity to change your lifestyle and develop a new career."
"Was a hard but great course! Thanks a lot again to all staff who teaches and prepared us so well, that finally the IE was easy going! Thanks Matt, Tina, Steph, Kenji, Steve, Manu and everybody else who supports us."
"They cater to your schedule during divemaster training so you can do it at your own pace and are also environmentally conscious which is an important factor. Anyone considering a professional career in diving should definitely consider Crystal."
"They are very dedicated, and were always there to help me with the theory, and to improve my scuba teaching skills. If you are still searching for a centre to do your IDC at, I recommend doing it with Matt."
"There was absolutely nothing that could have happened during the IE the candidates were not made very well aware of. Everything ran so smoothly for the candidates."
"It's a good decision to do your training with Matt, a lot of information is given and shared experiences. If you guys wanted to do IDC, I recommend doing it with IDC Koh Tao. Thank you for the amazing IDC."
"If you guy's are looking for good teachers and the best Course Director, this is the place..Thank you for guiding us, inspiring us and making us what we are today. Highly recommend."
"I enjoyed every single day of my IDC as well as my MSDT. Matt is an outstanding Course Director who goes all the way out for you, in preparation for the IE."
"The course was fun and you meet a bunch of new people, it’s not hard to fit in. When the day of the IE arrives, you don't even stress about it, because the Course Directors are the best."
"Did my IDC with Crystal Dive and IDC Koh Tao and I'm so happy I chose them. Matt Bolton made sure that there was lots of learning, training and laughs! I felt more than prepared for the I.E. And it showed!"