You tell your students to aim for PADI Master Scuba Diver (MSD). You also want to tell them that you can take them all the way there because you’re a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT).
WHAT IS INVOLVED?
For each of the five specialities you chose to undertake, you’ll demonstrate one knowledge development presentation and 1-2 open water teaching presentations, integrating all skills from the speciality.
WHAT CAN I DO WITH MY CERTIFICATION?
The PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT) rating sets you apart from other dive instructors by showing your commitment to continuing your dive training and being prepared to help others continue their training as well. You also get to teach specialty diver courses, which opens the door to lots of fun while working.
SOME EXAMPLES OF SPECIALTY COURSES
Variable, depending on the PADI specialties you chose to undertake.
Renewed PADI Assistant Instructor (AI), PADI Instructor or have completed an IDC or PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) program within the past 12 months
Instructor, land transport to dive sites
Manuals, logbook, PADI fees for certification and equipment, Dive SupplementsPADI Membership Fees
Varies depending on specialities chosen (Not included in course price)