Mermaid’s Dive Career Development Centre – Pattaya – Scuba Diving Internships
Dive internships are what Mermaids CDC do best in Jomtien, Pattaya, Thailand, Asia. The dive internships are not just for the scuba diver that wishes to learn professional status and become a divemaster or diver instructor through the IDC and IE training but also for the divers that wish to go the technical diving path or maybe to the recreational Master Scuba Diver rating – the highest PADI non professional dive rating. All dive traineeships are offered through Mermaids CDC Learn-in-Asia scuba diving academy and are the most comprehensive available. Mermaids dive college has the most experience in running internships not just in our area but in general. Offering them for longer than any other company we have great experience in this field.
Mermaids CDC offer regular scuba training for those on holiday or having fun with recreational scuba diving. Recreational dive courses are offered in PADI certification.
The dive programs below are all dive internship training programs. Each is designed to offer the most complete content in it’s individual area of diving. Those that wish to dive for pleasure can gain that from the scuba internships. Those that seriously wish to work diving – the internships will begin a scuba career for them.
Internship 1 MSD (Master Scuba Diver) Internship
The MSD (Master Scuba Diver) certification is awarded to the recreational diver that has successfully completed the PADI Open Water, Advanced Open Water, EFR, Rescue Diver and 5 PADI Specialty Diver Courses. The MSD is the highest PADI recreational diving certification allowing the diver to be skilled in many areas but not work in diving. Learn more…
Internship 2 PADI dive master internships at Mermaids
The PADI Divemaster certification is the first rung on the professional ladder. This respectable diving qualification will allow the certified to assist dive instructors, run trips, lead trial dives, organize dive logistics, and possess solid dive theory and skills, lead certified divers as just some of the useful skills. As a dive-master the scuba diving industry opens to you and it is entirely possible to find dive work. Mermaid’s ensures that the dive intern is an MSD (as above) prior to embarking on the Dive Master training – this is all included. Learn more…
Internship 3 Divemaster – PADI Instructor
The Dive Master to PADI dive instructor is an upgrade package. For all of the dive masters out there that wish to upgrade to the OWSI certification and start really working in diving – this is the one! It is possible to take a simple IDC (Instructor Development Course) to become an instructor and find diver work but the internship method prepares the diver much better for the exams and skills. Based over a 2 month period the preparation for your instructor exams could not be better. Learn more…
The PADI SCUBA Diving Instructor Training (as the other dive internships) can be joined at any level diver or even with NO prior diving experience. Dreaming of scuba work and diving for a living? The PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) internship will ensure that you are not only well trained and prepared but also possess all of the tools (dive equipment and dive masterials) and materials for the job. (You will be trained through Internship 1,2 and 3 as above). Start your scuba diving career today! Learn more…
Internship 5 padi master scuba diver trainer programs – Dive Career Development
Mermaid’s Dive Center is a long standing PADI CDC (Career Development Center) allowing easily to offer further dive career development. The Master Scuba Diver Trainer and PADI Staff Instructor ratings are offered as internships with Mermaids. All inclusive programs with certifications, manuals and accommodation making it very easy to increase your PADI certification level. Learn more…
Internship 6 alternative dive packages – For those on a budget expecting the best
The SILVER dive internships are the full gold packages minus some of the additional perks. Days can be added and NO compromise to any scuba training is made. The packages have been proven to get determined divers into the scuba industry.
Internship 7 dive resort business training
Mermaids CDC has an excellent record of in water and dry land based internships that lead to high employability in the dive industry. The BMT (Dive Center Business Management Training) program is designed to offer a wealth of knowledge in logistics, sales/marketing, accounting, dealing with customers, staff and other diver training agencies. All of the hands-on experience that you will gain is directly applicable to exactly the work that will be required to operate and manage a dive resort. All training is conducted with a PADI Course Director and Master Instructors. dive resort business training
All of the scuba dive internships offered result in a dive job placement service if required. We have been placing freshly trained dive professionals into scuba diving careers very successfully since the programs began. Our professional diver training has increasingly become renowned for being thorough, unique and dedicated to those that are serious about a scuba diving career. We have interns working in Australia, Greece, Cyprus, Egypt, Honduras, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Bali (Indonesia all over also), Spain, Mexico, Ireland, Mainland US, Grand Cayman, Turks and Caicos, Malaysia and many other countries. Our dive training facilities are comprehensive and hence we have many dive professionals from other dive stores and shops train with us and hence there is a lot of dive networking to be done. Many dive trainees have dive jobs or at least interviews lined up for them before they graduate from the divemaster or diving instructor training programs.