This program provides the skills, concepts, and teaching experience required to become a successful SSI Instructor. You will learn the SSI Teaching System and philosophy, how to assist Instructors in training and how to independently teach a variety of SSI training programs. Candidates who complete this program can earn the SSI Assistant Instructor rating or work all the way through to the SSI Open Water Instructor after having successfully passed the Instructor Evaluation in addition.
Prerequisite for the Assistant Instructor Course in Utila:
Dive Guide or Dive Master Certification
Assistant Instructor Course Training Schedule:
We customize a schedule that best suits your needs.
We offer 2 choices for this course:
- 10 Day Schedule: 1/2 day schedules allowing for free time to prepare and practice in-water skills
- 6 Day Schedule: full day schedules without free time during the day to prepare
Included in the Assistant Instructor Course:
- SSI ITC Digital Materials
- SSI Pro Fee
- Instructor Cue Cards and Slates
- Accommodations in the dive professional dorm apartment
- Tank'd swag
This is a prerequisite course for the ITC - Instructor Training Course. This is an Instructor Development Course where we train you to be an EXCEPTIONAL Open Water Instructor.
Bundle it Up & Get a Discount
The AI-ITC Course Bundle. This bundle offers a discount when taking both the Assistant Instructor Course and the Instructor Training Course. It is a 14 Day Course (Full Day)