PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT)
In order to become a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer you must be a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, be certified to teach five PADI Specialty Courses (Excludes PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy, Project AWARE and Coral Conservation Specialty Instructor ratings), and have certified 25 PADI divers, these certifications cannot come from more than five from courses without dives (such as emergency O2 provider) and consist of no more than five from PADI Seal Team or Master Seal Team registrations, other than that the 25 certs can come from any courses certifications, or any combination of course certifications. To get you moving towards the coveted MSDT certification a bit more quickly we suggest you include the training for your five specialties with your IDC package, this gives you the advantages of more time with the Course Director, during which you will learn some valuable insights and teaching methods, and being able to teach more courses will make you more attractive to potential employers, increase your earning potential, and enable to you offer more courses to your divers. As an added incentive we offer discounted rates for purchasing five or more instructor specialty courses, and you will get a discounted rate for your registration with PADI by taking your training with a Course Director. Let us know at the time of booking which Instructor Specialties from the list above you would like to include.