PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Course

Are you looking for something extraordinary? To do something others can only dream of? To help people transform their lives? To open doors you didn’t even know existed? All of this, and more, awaits you as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor.

During the course you’ll learn how to apply the PADI System of Education by presenting at least

  • Two confined water teaching presentations
  • Two knowledge development presentations
  • One open water teaching presentations integrating two skills

You will also attend and participate in the following 14 curriculum presentations:

  • Course Orientation
  • Dive Industry Overview
  • General Standards and Procedures
  • The Role of Media and Prescriptive Teaching
  • Legal Responsibility and Risk Management
  • PADI Scuba Diver and Open Water Diver Course
  • Adaptive Teaching
  • The PADI Continuing Education Philosophy
  • Business Principles for the Dive Instructor
  • Adventures in Diving Program
  • Specialty Diver Courses and Master Scuba Diver Program
  • Rescue Diver Course
  • Divemaster Course
  • Diver Retention Programs
  • How to Teach the RDP (Instructors from recreational diver training organizations other than PADI must complete.)

You will demonstrate competence at

  • performing all 20 dive skills listed on the Skill Evaluation.
  • performing a facedown, nonstop swim for 800 metres/yards using a mask, snorkel and fins.

During the course you’ll need to demonstrate competency in Dive theory by passing a five-part theory exam scoring 75% on each part .

Coral Reef Events
Events on January 25, 2015
Rescue Class
Date: January 25, 2015 09:00 - 15:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States
Open Water Class
Date: January 25, 2015 09:00 - 16:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States
Events on January 30, 2015
Deeper Into Dive Computers
Date: January 30, 2015 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, 1501 Gause Boulevard #7, Slidell, LA 70458, United States
Events on January 31, 2015
Equipment Specialist Course
Date: January 31, 2015 11:00 - 15:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, 1501 Gause Boulevard #7, Slidell, LA 70458, United States
Events on February 6, 2015
Open Water Trip
Date: February 6, 2015 08:00 - 17:00
Location: Vortex Spring
Events on February 7, 2015
Open Water Trip
Date: February 7, 2015 11:30 - 15:30
Location: Panama City Beach
Events on February 8, 2015
Open Water Trip
Date: February 8, 2015 11:30 - 15:30
Location: Panama City Beach
Events on February 18, 2015
EFR and DAN O2
Date: February 18, 2015 18:00 - 22:00
Location: Shop
Events on February 20, 2015
Open Water Class
Date: February 20, 2015 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States
Events on February 21, 2015
Open Water Class
Date: February 21, 2015 09:00 - 17:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States