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.
Scuba Diving internships are designed to allow all levels of divers, as well as non-divers to train to become dive professionals at a pace that suits you! Lasting anywhere from 3-4 weeks to 8 months our ‘Diving Lifestyle’ programs are perfect for any aspiring PADI Dive Professional, part of a GAP year experience or for anyone looking for a dynamic personal development program.
We offer the very highest training standards within the scuba diving industry, a dynamic and multi-cultural training environment with world class educational standards, a great social vibe, a fantastic location in a country with amazing culture and of course….lots of fun!
Have you ever dreamed of living on a tropical island, waking up for a morning swim in picture postcard-esque turquoise warm waters, or swinging in a hammock under palm trees?
Well now you can with a Diving Lifestyle Divemaster Internship on beautiful Koh Tao.
Full Diving ‘Lifestyle’ PADI Divemaster Internship
- PADI Open Water Diver Course
- PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Course
- EFR Primary & Secondary Care Course
- PADI Rescue Diver Course
- PADI Divemaster Course
- PADI O2 Provider Course
- PADI Basic Freediver
- PADI Equipment Specialist
- (complete with brand new PADI Equipment Touch)
- FREE Discover Reef Check workshop and participation in Crystal Dive’s extensive on-going marine conservation projects such as Coral Watch, Clam Nursery Research, Project Aware’s ‘Dive Against Debris’, Coral Nursery Build, Predation Collection organised by our dedicated, in house marine conservation team Eco Koh Tao.
- All PADI Educational Materials & Certification Fees
- PADI Divemaster ‘Crew Pack’ PADI
- PADI Laptop Bag
- PADI Instructor Manual with PADI 3-Ring Binder
- Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
- Divemaster Manual Suunto SK8 Compass Blank Slate with pencil/eraser
- Dive Master Slates DSD Cue card Deep Blue Surface Marker Buoy & Bag
- Electronic Recreational Dive Planner (e-RDPML)
- Whistle Crystal Dive T-Shirt
- 15 Litre Dry Bag
- Koh Tao Dive Guide
- CPR Pocket Mask
- Dive Knife
- First Years PADI Membership ($AUS 202)
- Optional ‘Working Internship’
- 1 Year ‘Indepths’ Annual IDEC Plus Pro Level diving insurance (£109)
- Unlimited diving for duration of course!
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
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"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!"