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What can PADI Master Instructors do?

  • Teach PADI Assistant Instructor courses
  • Help PADI Course Directors conduct the PADI Instructor Development Course
  • Help PADI Course Directors conduct instructor-level continuing education

What do I need to start?

  • PADI IDC Staff Instructor certification
  • Be a PADI Instructor for at least two years
  • EMERGENCY FIRST RESPONSE™ Instructor certification
  • Have certified at least 150 students as PADI Divers

How do I become a PADI Master Instructor?*

  • Apply directly to PADI

*For more detailed information please refer to the PADI Instructor Manual.