Full PADI Instructor Internship on Koh Tao • Real Life Work Experience
Matt’s award winning PADI Instructor Internship covers twice as much water work as is required by PADI standards & much more than other IDC Centres.
Also included is an extensive review of dive theory plus additional skill development workshops to sharpen and fine-tune your in water skills.
As a PADI Career Development Centre (PADI’s highest rating!), Crystal Dive specialises in dedicated PADI Professional level training Courses and full all inclusive Scuba Diving Internship Programs.
We are one of the most established and respected PADI scuba diving centres in the world, and have been recognised on numerous occasions for our training standards, levels of professionalism and environmental activities, winning over 20 dive industry awards.
These include being the only Thai based dive operation ever to win the Diver Training Award for the Asia Pacific region. This award is for ‘outstanding achievements and professionalism in relation to raising the standards in the field of Diver Training.’
We have also been awarded the Project AWARE Environmental Achievement Award on three occasions. This is an annual award, recognising ‘exemplary efforts to conserve aquatic environments through education, advocacy and action.’
Our Instructor Development team, led by multi award winning Platinum Course Director Matt Bolton has been awarded the Instructor Development Award for ‘Outstanding contribution to Instructor development’ a record 5 times.
Full PADI Instructor Internship Lifestyle Program
• 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 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)
• 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!
• IDC Prep
• PADI IDC Course
• EFR Primary & Secondary Care Instructor Course
• EFR Care for Children Instructor Course
• PADI O2 Instructor Course
PADI IDC ‘Crew Pack’
• PADI Backpack
• Open Water Diver Course Confined & Open Water Instructor Cue Cards
• Adventures in Diving Instructor Cue Cards
• Rescue Diver Course Instructor Cue Cards
• Divemaster Course Instructor Cue Cards
• PADI Skill Practice slate
• PADI Dive Planning Slate
• OW & CW Lesson Planning Slates
• PADI’s Guide to Teaching Manual w/hologram paper and digital versions
• Open Water course Prescriptive Lesson Guides (Digital version)
• Positive Approach Selling DVD
• PADI Specialty Course Instructor Manual (Digital Version)
• Diving Knowledge Workbook
• PPB Instructor Outline
• Rescue Diver Exam
• DM exams
• Instructor Application
• Brochures / Other Course documentation
• IDC/IE fees (more than $AUS 1,450)
• IE Pass Guarantee!
• Free “Team Teach” after reaching teaching status
• Visa Assistance
• Diving Medical
• Buffet lunches throughout IDC & EFR Instructor Courses
Options & Add-ons
PRICING OPTIONS (Qualified Divers)
Already Open Water Diver – 172,000 THB
Already Advanced Open Water Diver – 163,000 THB
Already Rescue Diver – 152,000 THB
Resort Bungalow – 7,500 THB (per month)
Price 180,000 THB
Our PADI Instructor Internships prepare you with real world diving experience
Most Competitive Rates Anywhere in Thailand
IDC Koh Tao • Matt’s Industry News
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