Non-Diving Specialty Instructor Course

Non-Diving Specialty Instructor Course

The SDI Non-Diving Specialty Instructor course is designed to teach members of the scuba diving industry such as: store owners, service technicians, etc the knowledge to safely function as an independent instructor of the non-diving specialties listed below:

  • Visual Inspection Procedures
  • CPROX
  • CPR1st
  • CPROX1stAED
  • Other non-diving specialties, i.e. unique specialties, offered by SDI (subject to headquarters’ approval)
  • SDI Snorkeling

In order to become an instructor for one of the above courses; a candidate must be certified by a qualified instructor trainer or IT staff instructor; experience based upgrades are not available. Instructors who hold equivalent certifications with a recognized agency and wish to cross over as a non-diving specialty instructor may do so by applying via current instructor crossover procedures.

Who this course is for:

  • An individual that does not hold a dive professional rating but is qualified to teach a non-diving program

What you can expect to learn:
The SDI Non-Diving Instructor Course takes an in-depth look at all of the following and more:

  • SDI Standards and Procedures
  • History of SDI
  • Products and procedures
    • How to place an order
    • Registration procedures
    • Yearly renewals
    • Liability and insurance
  • Risk management
    • Waivers and releases
    • Filling out an accident/incident report
  • Methods of instruction
    • Teaching theory, methods and oral communications
    • Lesson preparation
    • Use of training aids
    • Home study program, use of knowledge quest
  • Successfully selling courses
    • Budgeting courses
    • Recruiting students
    • Organizing and scheduling a course
  • Retail sales
  • Instructor ethics
  • All course content for the specialty the candidate will be teaching after graduation

 

 

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