How long does it take to become dive instructor?
How long does it take to become a dive Instructor? If you meet all prerequisites, you can complete the PADI IDC in as little as 10-14 days. Not every IDC Center offers a consecutive day program, so be sure to inquire.
Can you make a living as a dive instructor?
Some Dive Instructors make as low as US$500/month while others can make US$4000-US$6000/month and others will make anything in between. A scuba diving instructor salary and how much a diving instructor can make, depends on a few important factors. For example: Fixed salary or commission based dive salary.
What do scuba instructors do?
A Diving Instructor teaches people who are interested in learning how to dive either for recreational or commercial purposes. More than just teaching and training soon-to-be-divers, Dive Instructors are primarily responsible for the safety of the diving party as well.