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Become a dive professional!

PADI Diving College

From a beginner's license to becoming an instructor

Open Water Course Confined Water

You may train to become a PADI instructor from as short as 6 months, starting from the Open Water Diver Course, Advanced Open Water Diver Course, Rescue Diver Course, Divemaster Course and then finally the IDC Course. This is the fastest way for you to become a dive professional.


Course Content

The Road to Becoming an Instructor

Open Water Diver

Advanced Open Water Diver

Specialty Diver

Emergency First Responder

Rescue Diver

Master Scuba Diver



PADI IDC Course Intro

From Open Water Diver to
Instructor Development Course

​900.000 yen (tax included)

Teaching materials and registration fee incurred separately


6 Months

​〇Open Water Diver Course 
Advanced Open Water Diver Course 
・Deep Diving
Underwater Navigation
・Peak Performance Buoyancy
・Underwater Naturalist
・Underwater Imaging
〇Specialty Diver Courses
・Deep Diving SP
・Underwater Navigation SP
・Search & Recovery SP
・Peak Performance Buoyancy SP
・Underwater Imaging SP
〇Emergency First Response Course
〇Rescue Diver Course
〇Master Scuba Diver Certified
〇Divemaster Course
〇Instructor Development Course
〇Log 60 extra dives


受講期間 最短6カ月

Accumulated Dives:100 Dives!

From Open Water Diver Course all the way to the Instructor Development Course, this will prepare you for the final Instructor Examination in order to finally work as an instructor at the sea!

The Steps to Becoming an Instructor

An Instructor Can...

What you can do as an instructor


You will be able to work at a dive shop or a dive resort

You will be able to work in city-based stores or seaside resorts as a dive professional, not only in Japan but all around the world.

Senior AOW Course Details

You will be able to lead guided dives for certified divers

You will be able to guide your family and friends underwater in the ocean you love.

OWD Course Confined Water

You will be able to conduct courses independently

You will be able to teach you friends and family how to dive.

OWD Course Confined Water

The fun continues

as a dive professional

Once you become an instructor, you will be able to use your qualifications and enjoy diving even more.​ Let's spread the wonders of the sea.

​1. Work in a city-based dive shop

2. Work at a local dive shop

3. Work at a seaside resort

4. Work as a part-time staff

For those who have taken the IDC course at our shop and become an instructor, we will introduce various types of shops.

But of course you are welcomed to work with us at Lei Aloha as well!

West Izu Store

13-41 Minami-honcho, Mishima city, Shizuoka Prefecture

East Izu Store

908-139 Futo, Ito City, Shizuoka Prefecture



English-speaking staff available via Email only.

We apologise for the inconvenience.

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