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TRAIN TO BE A PADI DIVE INSTRUCTOR WITH AUCKLAND SCUBA, ALBANY
Academy of Diving Trust is registered as a Private Training Establishment by NZQA and has approval to subcontract to Auckland Scuba. We offer a range of part-time & full time career qualifications at our Albany delivery site. Our tertiary programmes are student loan approved for NZ citizens and persons who have held NZ permanent residency for a minimum of 2 years.
WHERE ARE YOU GOING TO TAKE YOUR FUTURE?
“Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future” - Charles F Kettering
Gain internationally recognised qualifications and find a job in over 183 countries & territories in the world. Have the satisfaction of teaching the joys of scuba diving to people of all ages and from all walks of life. Go on to work in Conservation or Eco tourism, Research or Aquaculture. Become an Underwater Photographer or Underwater Camera Technician. Work on one of the amazing super yachts and crew around the world, or enter the New Zealand job market with all the skills ready to make you the perfect addition to a busy Dive Centre here in our own beautiful New Zealand.
“Since 2006 over 85% of the Academy of Diving Trust graduates have found employment in their chosen profession.” - The Academy of Diving Prospectus
Once certified as a PADI Divemaster (about mid way through the course) you have access to PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) employment page with new jobs advertised from around the world daily (www.padi.com)
The Diploma in Professional Scuba Instruction (DIPSI) is a 36 weeks full time.
We teach a combination of academic studies with lots of discussion and interaction along with regular practical experience. You will learn as you experience the wonder of scuba diving at our amazing New Zealand dive sites. We get you out of the classroom and into the water doing what you are passionate about.
You do not need any prior SCUBA experience and we will take you from your Open Water Course through Advanced-Rescue-Divemaster-Instructor-Speciality Instructor. Diploma graduates complete NZQA unit standards in a variety of diving areas including Night, Underwater Navigation, Search, & Recovery, Deep, Marine Species Identification, Wreck.
The structure of study for the Diploma means we get you out there into the open sea and diving and you’ll have at least 100 dives under your belt when you complete your diploma along with friends and dive buddies you’ll have made for life.
Our Course Instructors are fully qualified PADI instructors and our Senior Instructor himself is an Academy of Diving graduate.
CONTACT US NOW!
For further information, a full prospectus or to have a chat with someone who completed the course please:
Call: Nick 09 478 2814
Call: Grant / Shailina on 09 426 9834
Text: 'career info' to 021 02415301