PADI Instructor Internship

Price: 180,000 THB

Crystal Dive’s PADI Instructor Internship course program conducted on Koh Tao offer you an all inclusive training program, tailored to your personal needs and timeframe.

Our ‘Diving Lifestyle’ programs are ideal for a Career Change if your aim is finding employment in the scuba diving industry afterwards.

Alternatively, our Instructor Internship is a great way to take time out, travel and explore. An amazing personal development or Gap year in Thailand experience on beautiful Koh Tao, our small island located in the South China Sea.

Ditch the 9 to 5 job - Live The Dream..!!

Looking for a Career Change? – Become a PADI Instructor

When was the last time you said ‘I Love my Job!’ Become a PADI Instructor; transform your life and the lives of others by teaching scuba. With 6,000 PADI Dive centres and resorts worldwide, the world is your office….and your playground!

PADI Scuba diving Instructors are the centre of the scuba diving industry. Teaching 1,000,000 new PADI Divers a year worldwide, there is large demand for high quality, well disciplined, flexible and personable PADI Instructors across the planet. From the many established dive destinations, such as Koh Tao, to the ever increasing emerging markets located in exotic locations.

Completing our Diving Lifestyle Internship program ensures you are trained to the very highest standards in the scuba diving industry, making you more employable and giving you that edge, ahead of the rest!

Price: 180,000 THB

Andy McEvoy

"I quit my job, bought a ticket to Thailand, had the time of my life completing an Instructor Internship program with Crystal Dive on Koh Tao and become a PADI Instructor...." read more >>>

Why Get Your PADI

Interested in a Gap Year or Personal Development Program?

Our flexi scheduling and student focused approach is ideal for Gap Year or Personal Development program candidates who prefer a less intensive and tailored Internship.

A leadership level training program, combined with our extensive conservation efforts, organized by our environmental team and your Instructor Internship is the perfect Gap Year program, invaluable to your Personal Development and something you will remember forever.

Full PADI Instructor "Lifestyle" Internship

  • PADI Open Water Course
  • PADI Advanced Open Water course
  • EFR Primary & Secondary Care Course
  • PADI Rescue Diver Course
  • PADI Divemaster Course
  • PADI O2 Provider
  • PADI Equipment Specialist
    (complete with brand new PADI Equipment Touch)
  • DM Crew Pack
    .PADI Laptop Bag
    .PADI Instructor Manual with 3-Ring Binder
    .Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
    .Divemaster Manual
    .Suunto SK8 Compass
    .Blank Slate with Pencil/Eraser
    .Divemaster Slates
    .DSD Cue Card
    .Deep Blue Surface Marker Buoy & Bag
    .Electronic Recreational Dive Planner (e-RDPML)
    .Crystal Dive T-Shirt
    .15 Litre Dry Bag
    .Koh Tao Dive Guide
    .CPR Pocket Mask
    .Dive Knife
  • All PADI Educational Materials & Certification Costs
  • First Year PADI Membership ($AUS 196)
  • Optional ‘Working Internship"
  • 1 year 'Indepths Annual IDEC plus Pro Level’ Diving Insurance (£109)
  • Discover Reef Check Workshop with our in house marine conservation team Eco Koh Tao.
  • Our Unique ‘in-house’ marine conservation program for Divemaster candidates.
  • FREE Diving For Life!
  • IDC Prep
  • PADI IDC Course
  • EFR Primary & Secondary care Instructor course
  • EFR Care for Children Instructor course
  • PADI O2 Instructor course
  • IDC Crew Pack
    .PADI Backpack
    .Open Water Diver Course Confined & Open Water Instructor Cue Cards
    .Adventures in Diving Instructor Cue Cards
    .Rescue Diver Course Instructor Cue Cards
    .Divemaster Course Instructor Cue Cards
    .PADI Skill Practice Slate
    .PADI Dive Planning Slate.OW & CW Lesson Planning Slate
    .PADI's Guide to Teaching Manual w/Hologram
    .(Paper & Digital Versions)
    .Open Water Course Prescriptive Lesson Guides (Digital)
    .Positive Approach Selling DVD
    .PADI Speciality Course Instructor Manual (Digital)
    .Rescue Diver Exam.DM Exams
    .Instructor Application
    .Brochures / Other Course Documentation
  • IDC/IE fees (includes EFRI, O2 & EANX)
  • IE Pass Guarantee
  • 1 Free "Team Teach" after receiving teaching status
    (alongside an experienced Koh Tao Instructor)
  • Visa Assistance
  • Diving Medical
  • Buffet lunches throughout the IDC

Price: 180,000 THB


Already Open Water Diver
172,000 THB

Already Advanced Open Water Diver
163,000 THB

Already Rescue Diver
152,000 THB


Become a Master Scuba Diver Trainer - add 32,000 THB*

*includes MSDT Prep & Internship Program & ALL PADI fees

Accommodation Option

Resort Bungalow - 7,500 THB
(per month, subject to availability)


7/1 Moo 2, Koh Tao, 84360, Thailand
Tel: +66 (0)77 456106
Tel: +66 (0)77 456107
Fax: +66 (0)77 456105