Assistant Instructor

Assistant Instructor

PADI Assistant Instructor is a step up the professional PADI ladder and a great way to start learning the PADI System of diver education and assume limited teaching responsibilities. It’s a great way to gain experience in order to become an Open Water Scuba Instructor!

This program is credited to the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) and allows you to gain experience as an instructional assistant before deciding to commit to the IDC.

What is the prerequisite?

  • Certified diver at least 6 months
  • Certified as PADI Divemaster
  • 18 years old
  • At least 60 log dives including night, deep and navigation

What will you learn?

The PADI Assistant Instructor course is taught over one week and comprises of theory, knowledge presentations, confined water and open water sessions. The PADI Assistant Instructor Course consists of 3 modules; Academic training, Independent study and Practical application. In addition to the responsibilities and duties you already have as a PADI Divemaster, as a PADI Assistant Instructor you can teach academic, present initial skills during confined water dives, evaluate Open Water Diver surface skills, and many more under the supervision of a PADI Instructor.
Your PADI Assistant Instructor course is conducted by experienced staff that has trained hundreds of divers and so can give you the best course and foundation to start instructing.

What is the material you need?

  • PADI Instructor Manual.
  • Instructor Candidate Workbook
  • Open Water Lesson Planning Slate
  • Confined Water Lesson Preparation Slate
  • Open Water Aquatic Cue Cards
  • Confined Water Aquatic Cue Cards
  • Logbook
  • Open Water Diver Manual
  • Recreational Dive Planner, ERDPML and table
  • Open Water Diver Quizzes and Exam booklet
  • Rescue Diver Final Exams Booklets
  • Dive Master Final Exams Booklets

What is included?

  • full set rental equipment including dive computer
  • 15% discount in our shop on all equipment purchases and dive computers
  • Free Wi-Fi at the dive centre
  • Free airport pick up
  • Daily lunch and free-flow tea, coffee and drinking water

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Day Trips

We run daily trips to the best dive sites around Bali. Experience the famous Liberty Wreck in Tulamben Village, Muck dive for critters in Amed  or dive with the great pelagics such as The Giant Manta Rays and The Mola-Mola on the reef of Nusa Penida Island.


Tulamben is one of Bali’s most famous diving areas hosting dive sites such as the US Liberty Wreck, Coral Garden, Drop Off, Sereya secrets, Melasti and the Batu Kelebit. All sites can be reached with an easy access from the beach and are appropriate for all level of divers.

Diving In Indonesia

Indonesia is synonymous with diving, and for a good reason. Indonesia’s coastline has more than 600 coral and 3,000 fish species making it one of the worlds most marine diverse areas. There’s exhilarating drift diving, fantastic night diving, deep trenches and many WWII relics to explore.