Assistant Instructor

PADI Assistant Instructor

The PADI Assistant Instructor course is the first portion of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC). You'll not only gain additional experience as a PADI Professional but you'll also start learning the PADI System of diver education.

What can PADI Assistant Instructors do?
  • Teach academic presentations under the indirect supervision of a PADI Instructor
  • Evaluate Open Water Diver surface skills under the indirect supervision of a PADI Instructor
  • Teach the PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty course
  • Teach Project AWARE Specialty courses
  • Conduct PADI Discover Scuba experiences
  • Teach PADI DIgital Underwater Photography Specialty after successful completion of the Specialty Instructor course
  • Teach Emergency First Response after successful completion of an Emergency First Response Instructor course
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**Private IDC'S available in Orland Park. If you have a group we can schedule an IDC, at your facility!**
We are approved for VA benefits
Instructor-level continuing education courses available following every IDC!
Accommodations near Orland Park:
Just mention you are with Scuba Emporium for special rates!
Wingate by Windham-Tinley Park (708) 614-6914
Comfort Inn & Conference Centre-Orland Hills (708) 403-1100
Super 8 Motel - Mokena (708) 479-7808