Be a PADI
Be the most sought-after dive professional in the world.
Become a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor.
What will I learn?
You will learn the PADI Standards and Procedures for PADI courses and how to instruct using the PADI System.
WHY CHOOSE THE DIVE SCHOOL @ STONEY COVE?
All of your equipment, manuals and certificates are provided and there are no hidden extra costs.
WHY LEARN AT STONEY COVE?
At Stoney Cove we use our fabulous facilities and experience at the National Diving Centre to develop your full potential.
Where better to learn than the National Dive Centre?
At Stoney Cove we use our fabulous facilities and experience at the National Diving Centre to develop your full potential as a scuba instructor. You will learn to organise classroom sessions, effectively use PADI’s teaching materials and become a confident public speaker. Demonstrating skills in our training pool will become second nature to you. You will earn the trust of your dive team in our open water environment.
An overview of our professional courses
Learn how to keep your dive team safe and compliant within the stringent requirements of the United Kingdoms “Diving at Work Regulations”, all here at one location, Stoney Cove.
IDC Instructor Development Course
Here’s where you take the step up and become a professional scuba instructor with a qualification that will open the doors to the best diving jobs in the world.
Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI)
You will learn the PADI Standards and Procedures for PADI courses and how to instruct using the PADI System, while managing risk to keep divers safe.
Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT)
Master Scuba Diver Trainer is an essential progression from Open water Instructor. An MSDT qualification shows your students that you have all of the skills and speciality ratings to train a diver up to Master Scuba Diver level.
Emergency First Response Instructor (EFRi)
EFR courses make learning easy in a comfortable environment where your students can practice their emergency care skills.
IDC Staff Instructor Course
The PADI Staff Instructor qualification is the first step towards becoming a Course Director. Once certified you will be able to support a Course Director in the delivery of an Instructor Development Course (IDC)
The PADI Difference.
PADI Divers carry the most respected and sought after scuba diving credentials in the world. No matter where you choose to dive, your PADI certification card will be recognised and accepted. In fact, on most scuba diving adventures, you’ll be surrounded by other PADI Divers who made the same certification choice you did – to train with the world’s largest and most respected scuba diving training organisation.
Get in touch
We share your passion for diving, please get in touch if you have any questions about any of our courses or if you have a specific requirement or training need.