Koh Tao Freediving Instructor course
If you become addicted to Freediving so much that you want to share this passion with others, the next step for you is a career move and to take the Freediving Instructor course.
Learn to become a Freediving Instructor on Koh Tao
Learn Freediving tuition at its best and take a beginner to Instructor series of structured courses.
This will help facilitate your freediving skills and development and to make your dream come true.
Freediving is Popular
With the growing popularity of freediving around the world, demand for freediving instructors keeps growing.
Our Freediving Instructor course takes 10 days and consists of three modules: knowledge development, confined water and open water workshops.
Knowledge Development Freediving Instructor
This module covers all the aspects of teaching theory of freediving – physics, physiology, psychology and safety rules.
You will learn how to build up a friendly climate in groups and release students’ stress levels and how to teach Freediver courses by focusing on students.
Confined Water Workshops Freediving Instructor
In this module you learn how to teach confined water skills in the most effective way and how to control your students in the pool providing a high level of safety.
Additionally you will learn how to notice common mistakes and correct them in the most efficient way.
Open Water Workshops Freediving Instructor
This module teaches you how to demonstrate open water skills and how to deal with students’ mistakes, how to choose dive sites, how to organise and control students in a group.
Pre-requisites for Freediver Instructor course:
- be certified as a Master Freediver or equivalent
- be at least 18 years old
- be a Current Emergency First Response (CPR / First Aid) Instructor*
- provide a medical statement signed by a physician within 12 months
* If you haven’t yet completed Emergency First Response (CPR / First Aid) Instructor, you can do it with our school as well. This course takes 2 days.
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does the Freediving Instructor course cost?
The Freediving Instructor course costs 32,500baht. Some of the key subjects covered during the course include standards and procedures, learning and instruction, teaching skills and supervisory techniques. You will also cover safety and risk management, freediving physiology and psychology as well as organizing and marketing freediving courses.
How long does it take to complete the Freediving Instructor course?
The Freediving Instructor course is scheduled over 10 days and consists of three modules: knowledge development, confined water and open water workshops. You will also need to complete the Emergency First Response CPR & First Aid Instructor course before being certified as a Freediving Instructor. This will take another 2 days.