SSI Dive Control Specialist / Assistant Instructor

Get Your Teach On!

Dive Control Specialists and Assistant Instructors are the jacks of all trades in the dive shops. From leading divers to teaching and assisting on courses, they are a vital part of the team. Take the next step up from Divemaster, complete your Dive Control Specialist/AI course!

Dive Control Specialists can teach Scuba Skills Update programmes, Try Scuba programmes, Open Water course academics and certain confined water skills. In effect, Divecons are assistant instructors.

This course prepares you to teach skills and give presentations on a range of diving topics. You can also upgrade your Divecon status to Training Specialist by co-teaching or purchasing the materials to teach specialty courses. These specialties then are transferred automatically, should you choose to continue on to Open Water Instructor.

    • Minimum age 18 years
    • Be certified as an SSI Dive Master or equivalent
    • Logged a total of at least 60 open water dives totalling 40 hours or more
    • Provide and maintain proof of current training in First Aid, CPR and O2 Administration
    • Have a current medical examination for scuba diving and signed medical questionnaire
    • by a licensed medical practitioner not older than 1 year old
    • 3-4 days
    • Online materials - Diamond access (Online and offline access to the digital training materials)
    • Certification
    Please note that if you are NOT yet SSI member, the registeration fee will be added to the price.
  • This course includes digital online programme kit.

    • Digital SSI Certification Card (D-Card)
    • Digital Training Materials including Video Streaming/Download
    • Material Customization by Interactive Review Questions, Personal Notes and Bookmarks
    • Online & Offline Access via DiveSSI App - Available for iOS and Android Mobile Devices
    • Lifetime Access and Free Future Updates

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Dive Control Specialist


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