From the time man had the urge to explore the underwater world, the pleasures were denied to the vast majority until scuba equipment was developed in its present form. Now that diving is accessible to anyone, there is a demand for people who have a passion for diving and want to share the experience with others.
With 40 years as a valuable partner in the diving industry, SSI Training is revered as a sign of the highest quality. And SSI offers an entire range of programs from children´s diving to technical diving. SSI utilizes the most sophisticated Internet Portal which is recognized to be “State of the Art” inside the diving industry. You and all other SSI Dive Professionals have access to important information and training tools anytime, anywhere.
The SSI Total Teaching System is the most flexible training system on the market. The possibility to adjust the standards to environmental needs allows you to provide real life programs in order to teach safe and responsible divers.
SSI’s Dive Professional Training Programs will teach you what it takes to work successfuly in the Retail and Resort environment, the ins and outs of the diving industry, how to sell training, dive trips and equipment, and what it takes to produce confident, comfortable divers. The SSI Teaching System supports you through State of the Art Training Materials in more than 25 languages and a modern Teaching Philosophy.
SSI Dive Professionals possess business knowledge that other candidates don’t. Our expanded course content gives you an edge over “teaching only” programs which makes you a much more valuable, well-rounded employee. Equipped with that additional business knowledge you have perfect career chances worldwide in more than 110 countries with more than 2.400 SSI Dive Center and Dive Resort locations.
You have the added benefit of teaching through a scuba school run by an SSI Dive Center or Dive Resort. As an Instructor, you have permanent access to professional facilities, training equipment, equipment service and repair, organized diving opportunitites, quality promotional campaigns, group insurance and complete diver support. This allows you to avoid all the problems that arise for independents and frees you to do what you love: work with students.
Being an SSI Dive Professional means meeting the challenges of todays´s diving industry with competence and innovation. Go Anywhere. Do Anything. The Opportunities are Limitless! Work for retailers, resorts, or live-aboards around the world!