Welcome to Mermaids Scuba Diving Career Training
Does the boulder cove and beach here in Thailand look more appealing than the inside of your office right now? Obviously a rhetorical question Mermaid’s CDC Learn-In-Asia (LIA) in tropical Thailand can allow you the opportunity to make the beach your office for a training period, or if you wish for a complete change of life then possibly for a lifetime. Dive interns that dive train with Mermaids range from gap year students to corporate professionals taking a career break diving here in sunny Thailand. Scuba diving instructor training is what Mermaids Dive Career Development Center specialize in.
Sharkfin Intern in the Similans on scuba holiday heavenScuba diving internships are what Mermaids specialize in although we offer a range of diving internship programs. Check Internships. Dive training internships – we have aplenty that can be tailored to your dive training needs. We realize that everyone has different schedules due to career breaks, work commitments, work schedules or different goals in diving that they have set. This is why Mermaids CDC offer a vast array of diver internships such as professional diving instructor training (IDC & IE) or the Divemaster program. As an addition Mermaids Dive offer technical diving programs, recreational diving internships for the PADI Master Scuba Diver and PADI diving career development internship courses such PADI MSDT and PADI Staff and Mermaids Dive Resort Business Management Training Course.
All-inclusive scuba diving internships include accommodation (Wi-Fi Diver Hotel), dive equipment, paid fees, specialty diver courses, dive training manuals and training aids, unique courses, Thai visa assistance (if professional level), pro-active “dive job placement” service (exclusive partnership with Diverjobs.com), 24-hour support and the dive adventure of a lifetime. Emergency First Response Instructor is given as standard in the Dive master and the scuba diving instructor internships – including manual. One-to-one personal dive instruction is available on request.
Mermaids offer a large amount of interesting specialty diver courses from PADI Wreck Diver and Full Face Mask diver to the PADI Side Mount Divers Course to ensure your thorough training.
Can you really afford to miss out on an opportunity of a lifetime in the sunny tropical paradise of Thailand. Dive training can take place in Bangkok, Koh Chang, Pattaya, Koh Samui, Phuket, Koh Tao, Koh Lipe, Koh Lanta, Krabi, dive training Ao Nang or Koh Lak (Khao Lak) – Similans day trips Khao Lak can be arranged very easily also. We only live once – can you honestly tell yourself that you have had a life changing experience yet? If not Contact Me and see what you can do about it. Take a dive traineeship and change your life positively – work in diving and something you love…
- Check out Mermaids Intern Movie made by one of our interns in 2010. This gives a little insight into the Mermaids Diving Life Programs operated in sunny Jomtien, Thailand. See what the guys have to say for themselves… (Movies open in new window)
Mermaids CDC have been training PADI Instructors to work in the industry since 1991 as a PADI Career Development Center under the direct supervision of renowned PADI Course Director Steve Blumenthal built and steered the business over many years. Under Steve’s guidance Mermaids created and pushed forward to make the most complete dive internships available. Dive Internships were Mermaid’s creation in 1999 to ensure the very best professional start to any dive career.
DSAT Tec Deep Basic Diver Specialty – PADI / DSAT have the perfect New Tec Diver course that allows a diver to take the beginning portion of the DSAT Deep Tec Diver Course. This offers the perfect opportunity to experience technical diving equipment and some of the elementary skills to tech diving including gearing up in Twin-sets. If the Basic Tec diver course is for you then you can simply upgrade to the Full Tec Deep Diver Course.
An excellent Tec diving introduction…
Mermaids Career Development Center, a long time Project AWARE Dive Center now offer the Reef Check Eco Diver course. Reef Check is an international program that works with communities, governments and businesses to scientifically monitor restore and maintain coral reef health. Divers learn to identify fish, substrates and invertebrates in order to survey them along a transect line and collate data to a centrally located database. Check out the Reef Check Eco Diver Course today
Mermaid’s Diving Life references – See what current and passed dive interns have thought of Mermaids. See the interns here – Please note that on this web site there are no PADI “Stock” photos for divers. ALL intern testimonials are written by interns with 100% freedom. We do not write any part of it – just post them.
PADI have now made it easier than ever to become an open water diver with PADI eLearning Online diver course. Begin your PADI Open Water Course Online and complete the dive training here at Mermaids Career Development Center in Thailand…
Dedicated to your dive training to make you the most employable professional diver possible – Mermaids Career Development Center now has the back end support from Diversjobs.com. We can offer Mermaids dive interns the very first and best pick of the scuba diving jobs. Read the Divers Jobs Press Release…
The internship photos and trips are the same but with a new easy to use menu. Check out the history of Mermaids with many IDC’s, trips and special dive days in pictures. All photos are of Mermaid’s genuine intern divers, staff and day trippers only.
Mermaid’s is pleased to offer the PADI Underwater Digital Photography Divers Specialty Course. With 3 instructors and a digital photo instructor trainer we cater for photography mad divers and professional divers wishing to be underwater digital photo instructors alike – Instructor training in this area is part of Mermaids Career Development Program.
(Instructor internship) – IAHD – International Association of training in Pattaya, Thailand. Mermaid’s offer a full suite of IAHD courses. Instructor training for our dive interns and OWSI Instructors who wish complete scuba diving training for disabled divers. A very rewarding certification with good employability benefits. (Option to take this in the Internships).
Mermaid’s exclusive PADI Distinctive Specialty: “Full-Face Mask with Communications Diver‘from PADI – Mermaids are dedicated to new technologies. The PADI FFM course is offered as standard within ALL professional scuba diving internships.
I hope that Mermaids investment in cutting-edge PADI, DSAT, Reef Check, IAHD, and ASSET courses go some way to showing our dedication to taking your scuba dive education very seriously – and remember you can just take a fun dive also:) Mermaids CDC are the First and ONLY PADI Career Development Diver Center on the Eastern Seaboard of Thailand with Private Diver Hotel, 2 Platinum Course Directors, 4 Dive Centers, 4 Private Boats … Enjoy our resources, they are for YOU!
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