What can an ITDA
ITDA Specialist Instructor and Specialist
Our ITDA Specialist Instructors and above, may
certify all level programs from 1,2, and 3 (Advanced Diver /
These levels are advanced on merit and previous experience
for example if you were an "Any Agency" Deep Air Instructor with
100 Deep Air Diver certifications and 3-5 years experience as a
Diving Instructor, we may invite you to crossover to Deep Air
Specialist Instructor in ITDA, and after 25 Deep Air Diver
certifications, an invitation to become a specialist trainer...
If you were an ITDA Deep Air Instructor with 25+ Deep Air
ITDA Certifications you may apply to be upgraded to Advanced
Deep Air Specialist Instructor.
ITDA Specialist Trainer/Assessor and ITDA Course Director are
invitations to upgrade ONLY based on attending an HQ standards
module program (Availabl at limited ITP Courses), merit,
certifications issued and of course overall experience...
can I become an ITDA Specialist Instructor?
There are 3 routes to become an ITDA Specialist Instructor
1. Come through our Entry Level
Instructor path and complete an upgrade module with an "ITDA
Specialist Trainer/Assessor" based on the advanced area's of
"Specialist" instruction you wish to train and be certified in.
2. Crossover from another agency as a
highly experienced technical instructor and instructor in sports
diving (Any agnecy) and upgrade to ITDA Specialist Instructor
and after gaining some experience certifying ITDA Specialist
Divers, you may apply to upgrade. Or crossover from a very
senior specialist instructor level from another training agency
and upgrade directly to our specialist instructor or Specialist
Instructor trainer level.
3. Apply from your ITDA Instructor level
from Advanced Instructor to be a "Specailist Instructor" in
diving subject area's that you have a great deal of experience
in and have certified ITDA Divers in...
ITDA Specialist Trainers may "Certify ITDA Specialist
Instructors", on specialist instructor training programs,
and will need to be certified additionally as Instructor
Trainer/Assessors in order to complete our instructor
standards or use a specialist assessor appointed by ITDA
If you would like to learn more or apply for the next ITDA
Specialist Insructor Courses in your region, please email us
with your details and where you are in the world. We hold 4-5
Specialist Instructor Courses per year in different regions and
most can accomodate upgrade programs.
If you are interested in applying for a technical crossover
or upgrade program please email use here...
See link to our
Specialist Diver page