ITDA Dive Leadership
Level 3 - Supervisor
The ITDA Group Dive Leader is a cut
above the rest...
They require a unique set of diving skills, social
skills and advanced safety training...
It takes a very special person to make the grade of
ITDA Dive Leader...
All of the major training agencies have their
leadership levels and many are very good but our
advanced skills and advanced theory training meets and
exceeds the Industry standards by a very long way...
Making the ITDA Dive Leader Program both challenging and
highly rewarding. With a Direct Upgrade path to ITDA
Crossover and Upgrade to ITDA Dive Leader
Any agency leadership levels, Dive Master,
Dive Con, lead diver etc.etc. May crossover to
the ITDA System and upgrade to ITDA Dive Leader
(Dive Leader Crossover
link) or enter into our Instructor training
Dive Leader as a Club Instructor
ITDA Dive Leaders may become certified as an
upgrade to Club Instructor.... And may
also enter directly our Instructor Programs
What does it take?
To become a dive leader you must have as a minimum:
100+ Dives, 10 of which may be training dives from
the dive leader course program
Be 18 Years old
Must have Advanced Diver and Advanced Rescue
Must have an Oxygen first-aid certification or it
maybe included in the Leadership Course
Have at least 30 logged dives on Nitrox or to have
30 dives to 25m/80ft. or below...
Have 5 Specialist Diver Certifications Minimum Level
2 (Nitrox maybe included)
A Rewarding Choice
The traditional role of the dive master has long been
a form of "not quite an Instructor and a "Wanna Be" Dive
professional... The role of the ITDA Dive leader
is one of real leadership, responsibility and
We offer leadership course programs and internships
in 60+ Countries around the world.
Our Dive Leader Generic Course Program Modules:
Introduction to Leadership (Types of Diving - Beach
Entry / Boat Diving / Other Entry and Exit Options)
What makes an ITDA Dive Leader
Dive Equipment and Safety
Conducting Academic and In-water Skills Assessments
Supervising Divers in Training (Identifying and
Advanced Rescue and Diving First Aid (Oxygen First
Aid from IHMP or DAN maybe added)
Working with Instruction staff and Supervisors
Administration and Reporting Procedures (Risk
Assessments and Decision Making)
Student reporting and administration
An ITDA Dive Leader can / may:
Dive Leader as a Professional Diver
Instructional Assistant is an additional set of
training modules which is added to the Dive Leader
Program and includes:
Dive Planning and Management
Dive Managment & Organisation
Advanced Decompression Theory
Communication Skills Development
Working and Employment in Diving - Occupational
Diving Introduction to Hard Hard and SSA Systems
CPR-First-Aid - Oxygen First-Aid - AED/DEA First-aid
- Dive Medic - First-Aid At Work
See IHMP First-Aid and
Certification is: ITDA Dive Leader (Training
ITDA Dive Leaders make excellent staff as they are
versatile and have real world skills... Plus workshops
now available to our leadership levels include:
Retail Management, Sales and Marketing, Social Media,
Customer retention, Customer Relationship Management
(CRM), Dive Show / Exhibition Sales...
See ITDA Workshops page
Leadership Trainning Materials On-line, as instant
downloads... with e-certification from just $99.00 USD.
Please email us for a link / Application for Training
Materials with now include the Certification fee and a
is in development and more information is available from
if you have an urgent inquiry...
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soon as possible....
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ITDA and IHMP, training scuba diving, advanced and
technical, training professional divers, from diver to
instructor, plus IHMP first-aid and IHMP instructor,
plus, our unique divepro opportunity.