Scuba Cat IDC

Scuba Diving Work Experience Programme

PADI IDC Work Experience Programme

Scuba Cat Diving has been a leader in the Dive Industry in Phuket since 1992, therefore we feel that we can help you to gain the valuable experience you require as either PADI Divemaster's or Instructors, so you can go onto work/teach anywhere in the world and can proudly say you have hands on experience that many Dive Centre's require.

As a certified PADI Divemaster or Instructor, during the work experience you will be given a unique opportunity to put all that you learnt into practice in a real working environment. You will work with our experienced Instructors and will be trained for daily duties. If you are working towards your MSDT or MI ratings this is a great way of helping you get there. How long you choose to stay with us gaining experience is up to you.

Work experience duties

You will gain experience in the dive shop through selling products and taking bookings for courses, day trips and DSD's. We will teach you the day to day jobs such as making transfers, carrying out important in-shop procedures and basically hanging out at the dive counter.

We will teach you how to be a tour leader on liveaboards and on day trips. This will cover Dive briefings, Boat Briefings, guiding groups, accounting procedures on the boat, Logistics, Leading certified divers, Boat Briefings, Tour Leader Duties.

And you will learn about the PADI standards and how to use best practice whilst assisting the team suring Open Water Courses or continuing education, paperwork requirements, certification procedures and managing the logistics associated with those activities.

We always assess candidates and consider them for work placements if they appear to be exceptional. A work permit will be required.


Work Experience Programme 20,000 Baht

Please note: Rental equipment is not included in this programme.