Course Description

Scuba Instructor Certification Castlegreggory

Gain PADI Scuba Instructor Certification on this unique, fully funded, industry-led training programme.

What Will I Study?

  • Induction
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • PADI Instructor Development
  • PADI Open Water Diver
  • PADI Rescue Diver
  • PADI Dive Master
  • Communications
  • Work Experience

Why Should I Apply?

  • A unique programme; the only one of its kind in Ireland
  • Range of industry awards and tickets included
  • Practice-led tuition
  • Six weeks of work practice

You will also receive the following training and certifications on this course:

  • ISA Powerboat Award/Diver Coxswain
  • Emergency First Responder
  • Manual Handling
CollegeKerry College of Further Education & Training
Course LocationTralee, Kerry
Course CategoryFitness Instruction, Fitness & Sport
Course TypeClassroom Based
Course QualificationProfessional Qualification
Awarding BodyIndustry Qualifications (IQ)
Awarding Body DetailsPADI SCUBA Diving Instructor
Course Start Date9th September 2024
Course End Date20th June 2025
Course Duration41 weeks
Course FeeNo Fees
Entry RequirementsA QQI Level 4 qualification or equivalent Must be minimum 18 years of age Competent written and spoken English (CEFR Level B1 or higher) Excellent level of physical fitness Solid literacy, verbal and numeracy skills Good computer skills Willing to travel for work - 95% of the time Good interpersonal skills Willing and able to work in all weathers and in remote locations Must pass a 200m unaided swim test PADI Medical clearance from a GP
Carear PathParticipation in water based sports is on the increase in Ireland. This has led to an increase in the demand for highly skilled and qualified Scuba Diving Instructors. Graduates will seek employment in a Scuba Schools or Water Activity Centres on our coastline or abroad.
Course Code414480
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