PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Course (OWSI)

Pre-requisites: Be a PADI Divemaster. Be a certified diver for 6 months. Have complete the PADI AI course. Submit a doctors medical statement. Have a current EFR Instructor certificate
Pricing: £525 for course fee’s. Not inclusive of materials,application to PADI, equipment, or lake/boat fee’s.
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The PADI OWSI program duration:

padi-cdc-dive-centreWhen you complete online independent study prior to the course, 3 days minimum
When all course curriculum is delivered in class, 5 days minimum
During the Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) program you will complete the independent learning sections online through PADI E-Learning, or participate in curriculum sect
ons during the OWSI program in the classroom: You will understand how the complete PADI System of Education works. You will also present further knowledge development teaching presentations, in the classroom, confined water and open water from the PADI diver programs. Very similar to what you would have completed on your AI, assistant Instructor course. You will also take the instructor dive theory exam’s. (similar to the older Divemaster theory exam’s)
There is also a rescue assessment, a skills circuit covering all the open water diver skills, and also a stamina exercise to complete.
Throughout the OWSI program you will be assessed in readiness to sit the Instructor Examination (I.E.) with PADI. On successful completion of the I.E. you will be qualified to teach all the Core PADI programs anywhere in the world.
You will already have an Instructor Ultimate startup pack containing all your manuals, slates and DVD’s from your assistant Instructor course.

View the PADI Instructor Examination Calendar for 2018

Coming soon 2018 dates.

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We at Dive Machine will be glad to be of assistance to you in achieving a chance to become one of PADI’s top level instructor’s.
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Required forms to download, print and return to Dive Machine for this course
Booking Form
Dr’s Medical Form
Continuing Education Administrative Form


Dates shown below are for Divemaster & Instructor programs only