PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor

AED4,200.00 2 hours

Stop dreaming of a better life, become a PADI Instructor……………….

The OWSI programme is the second of two parts for PADI’s Instructor Development Course (the first being the Assistant Instructor).

The PADI OWSI course teaches you how to apply the PADI system to all PADI courses. Building on from what you have learnt in the PADI Assistant Instructor course.

On successful completion of the OWSI course, under the leadership of our Course Directors, you will attend a PADI Instructor Examination. This two-day evaluation is the final step to becoming a PADI Open Water Scuba Diving Instructor!

(Dive professionals who hold an instructor rating with another diver training organisation may be eligible to enrol directly in the OWSI programme.)

Why Choose Divers Down for your PADI Professional Training?

– We are the only PADI Career Development Centre in UAE.
– We have two resident Course Directors
– We offer free instructor course preparation workshops ahead of training

– You will get discounts on scuba equipment (we are dealer and distributor of major brands)
– We have the broadest range of continuing education options in UAE — PADI Specialties, PADI TecRec and Rebreather training, plus Sidemount diving and much more.
Before starting the course, you will complete Knowledge Development sections via self-study and eLearning, eLearning Standards Exam & Theory Exams. Your Course Director will guide you through the schedule.

Life changer Pro Plus

This incredible MSDT offer includes the IDC + EFRI + MSDT (Eanx, DPV, O2 Provider, Deep and SMB Instructor Specialties)

Visit us in Dubai or Fujairah and discuss your best option on how to achieve your Instructor goal.


  • Be a PADI Assistant Instructor (or current instructor from another recognised training organisation)
  • At least 60 logged dives and 100 dives to attend an IE.
  • Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training within the past 24 months.
  • A medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months
  • You also need to be an Emergency First Response Instructor, but you can earn this rating during your instructor training.


  • 5 days

Additional Costs/Fees:

  • IDC Crewpak 3025 AED
  • IDC online 246.50 GBP
  • IDC Application 134 GBP (payable directly to PADI)
  • Instructor Exam fee 463 GBP (payable directly to PADI)

Learn to Dive PADI e-Learning

All materials are available from Divers Down.

Location – Dubai or Fujairah


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