Age + 18 YRS

The all-inclusive (VIP) Instructor package is specifically for the individual who wishes to pursue a career in the scuba diving industry. You can enter this program as an inexperienced or non-diver. The course offers many benefits to the candidate and it all stays fresh in your mind. Actively scuba diving each day, going through PADI standards and practicing skills is a great way to learn. This hands on program gives you lots of experience working with students, guests and beginner divers. A unique opportunity to get a lot of Professional-level dive experience in a short space of time. Real-life teaching is very important to gain real-life experience; this is the best way to gain that knowledge.

Depending on your current level of dive certification, this program package can take 4 months to 8 months. You will increase your number of dives rapidly and each course will be done with professional quality. Why not change your lifestyle for a career on a tropical island or on a far away location? Now is the time to make it happen.

Information about the Package

This package is an all-inclusive design which contains everything you require to become a certified PADI Open Water Instructor. The internship comes with 5 Instructor specialities which get you well onto the rungs of the PADI Pro ladder.

Included in this unique course is the following;

  • PADI Open Water Course
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Course
  • Emergency First Response (EFR)
  • PADI Rescue Diver
  • 5 PADI Specialty Courses
  • PADI Deep Diver
  • PADI Navigation
  • PADI Wreck Diver
  • PADI Night Diver
  • PADI Search and Recovery
  • PADI Master Scuba Diver
  • PADI Divemaster Course
  • PADI Emergency First Response Instructor
  • PADI IDC Preparation Course
  • PADI IDC (Instructor Development Course)
  • PADI IE (Instructor Exam)
  • 5 PADI Instructor Specialties
  • PADI Deep Instructor
  • PADI Search & Recovery
  • PADI Wreck Instructor
  • PADI Night Diver
  • PADI Navigation Instructor

All fees to PADI (value – over €1200)

All course manuals and materials to keep (value – over €1100)

Unlimited diving – over 100 dives (value – over €3500 based on normal dive prices)

Full set of brand new diving equipment for you to keep.  This includes mask, snorkel, boots, fins, wetsuit, BCD, regulator, computer, knife, SMB and compass all from major diving brands e.g. Aqua Lung, Suunto, Mares etc. (value – over €1000)

7 months accommodation in a shared apartment with your own room (includes €200 deposit and worth over €3200)

Return transfers from the airport (value – €90)

A life-changing journey and lots of fun, come and join us now!


Certification  on arrivalDurationAll-Inclusive   programNo Equip.  IncludedNo Accomm IncludedNo Accomm. or Equip    Included

No certification

7 months€9000€8400€6700€6100
Open Water Diver5 months€8300€7700€6600€6000
Advanced OW5 months€8000€7400€6300€5700
Rescue4 months€7500€6900€6100€5500


It is possible to change the following, however, there will be additional charges.

  • Upgrade equipment
  • Change student specialities
  • Change or increase the number of Instructor specialities

Cost – See table above.  We will require a 35% deposit to confirm a place.  30% on arrival at DiveSMART, and 35% after completing Rescue and 5 specialities.  If payments are made using debit or credit card 3.75% will be added to cover bank charges.  The deposit can be sent via bank transfer.

Availability –

Certification on arrivalDurationStart DateEnd Date
Not certified7 months01 – 07 May 202014th Nov 2020
Open Water Diver5 months01 – 07 April 20205th Sept 2020
Advanced OW5 months01 – 07 April 20205th Sept 2020
Rescue4 months01 – 07 May 20205th Sept 2020


We only offer these packages to a limited number of people.  Please book as soon as possible to secure your place.


A scuba diver medical

Minimum Age

Participants must be 18 years old

Materials needed 

Everything is included, and yours to keep.

Where next? 

More Instructor specialities, gain certifications for Master Scuba Diver Trainer and why not come back to do your PADI Staff Instructor.


We will require 35% deposit to confirm your booking and place. 30% on arrival at DiveSMART and 35% on completing the Rescue course and 5 Specialties. Payments can be made via bank transfer, payments made using a debit or credit card 3.75% will be added to cover bank charges.

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