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 April 10, 2015
Open Water Trip
Date: April 10, 2015 08:00 - 17:00
Location: Vortex Spring
Events on April 11, 2015
Open Water Trip
Date: April 11, 2015 11:30 - 15:30
Location: Panama City Beach
Events on April 12, 2015
Open Water Trip
Date: April 12, 2015 11:30 - 15:30
Location: Panama City Beach
Events on April 15, 2015
EFR and DAN O2
Date: April 15, 2015 18:00 - 22:00
Location: Shop
Events on April 17, 2015
Open Water Class
Date: April 17, 2015 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, 1501 Gause Blvd, Slidell, LA, United States
Events on April 18, 2015
Open Water Class
Date: April 18, 2015 09:00 - 16:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States
Events on April 19, 2015
Open Water Class
Date: April 19, 2015 09:00 - 17:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, 1501 Gause Blvd, Slidell, LA, United States
Events on April 24, 2015
Open Water Class
Date: April 24, 2015 18:00 - 21:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States
Events on April 25, 2015
Open Water Class
Date: April 25, 2015 09:00 - 17:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States
Rescue Class
Date: April 25, 2015 09:00 - 15:00
Location: Coral Reef Dive Shop, Gause Boulevard, Slidell, LA, United States