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Our Leadership level is unique in the Diving Industry as we do not just train this level to supervise divers in training as many agencies do...

However, we offer a number of upgrade options which can be included in our Leadership Certification.

We also offer crossovers and upgrade paths from other agencies. With our New Membership levels for a small monthly payment.

ITDA Leadership level may lead to Instructor and in many circumstances entry level scuba instructor as an "Upgrade" process...

ITDA Dive Leadership Level 3 - Supervisortraining

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 Instructor certification.

leadershipCrossover 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 programs.


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 ITP.... 

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 Certification
  • 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 maybeskills 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 professional status.

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
  • Decompression Theory
  • Conducting Academic and In-water Skills Assessmentsnew_card22
  • Supervising Divers in Training (Identifying and corecting problems)
  • 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:

leaderDive Leader as a Professional Diver

  • Instructional Assistant is an additional set of training modules which is added to the Dive Leader Program and includes:
  • Advanced Dive Planning
  • 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 Medical Training

Certification is: ITDA Dive Leader (Training Supervisor)

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 FREE e-card.

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Our Office Locations

ITDA EU HQ - TP-129 Todo Express, Avenida de Constitucion #31
Competa, 29754 

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Company Details

ITDA Group International Inc. Ltd.
CEO Contact Steve
COO Contact Gina
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