PADI Mermaid Instructor Certification
Upgrade Your Advanced Mermaid to Instructor Level
- 1 hr1 hour
- 750 US dollars$750
- Sent After Signup
Continue your mermaid education and prepare to teach PADI's Basic Mermaid and Discover Mermaid pool-based classes! This express instructor certification course option is designed for people who have already taken and passed their PADI Advanced Mermaid certification course. The entire course is approximately 14-16 hours long. Once you request to book this class a member of our team will reach out to help you with exact date scheduling. REQUIRED CLASS SESSIONS: * 4 Hours of Classroom Learning * 7-9 Hours of Pool-Based Learning * 2 Hours of Job Shadow / Supervised Teaching Experience * 1 Hour Written Exam WHAT IS INCLUDED IN COURSE: * Cert (PIC) Card Fee** * Mermaid Fin Rental*** PARTICIPANTS PROVIDE: * Instructor Application Fee for PADI** * Their Own Meals / Non-Alcoholic Beverages * Facemask * Towels, Sunscreen, Notepad, Pencil, Sunglasses, Hat * A SECURE Swimsuit * Weight Belt with 8-10 1# Weights - Freediving / Rubber Style Belt Preferred * Wetsuit Suitable for Pool Temperatures (78-82 degrees F) * Ocean Level Bifins or Long Fins (With Dive Boots if your bifins need them) * Soft Sole Fin Socks / Swim Socks (Dive Boots will not fit mermaid fins) * Snorkel * Mask * Transportation * Overnight Lodging Accommodations (If Applicable) * Dive Jacket, Robe, or Other Warm Outer Layer ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: * Ages 18+ * PADI Advanced Mermaid Certification OR SSI Ocean Mermaid OR Freediving Instructor Certification * Willingness to Learn and Help Others & Learn * Possess Current, Valid, First Aid / CPR / AED Certifications (Red Cross Lifeguard or Instructor certs ok) * Negative PCR Covid Test Results within 4 days of Pool Session (even if you have been vaccinated) * PADI Diver Medical Form Signed & Completed by a Physician in the Last 12 Months SWIMMING REQUIREMENTS: * Lap swim 400m nonstop without any aids * Float 10 minutes only wearing a swimsuit * Lap swim 800m in snorkeling gear / no wetsuit without using arms * Surface tow or push a diver 100m in a monofin (mermaid fin) NOTES: ** Only Issued Under Successful Completion *** Personal Tail/Monofin Use Subject to Instructor Approval
All sales are final. If you are unable to attend you can gift your reservation to a friend to attend in your place. If you need to reschedule then a minimum of 14 calendar days advanced notice is required.
Rancho Simi Community Park (By Appointment ONLY) 1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065, USA