PADI Mermaid Instructor Certification
Multi-Session Courses Scheduled On Demand: 16-20 Hours Total!
- 1 hr1 hour
- 950 US dollars$950
- CLU Community Pool 100 Overton Ct, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
PLEASE NOTE: Wix (our website host) shows "1 hour" on length but this course is actually several days of instruction. Continue your mermaid education and prepare to teach PADI's Basic Mermaid and Discover Mermaid pool-based classes! This instructor certification course option is designed for people WHO HAVE ALREADY taken and passed their PADI Advanced Mermaid certification course. A minimum of (2) students are required to schedule this class to run. Limit (8) total students per class. IN PERSON POOL LOCATION: Community Pool at Cal Lutheran University (CLU) 100 Overton Ct, Thousand Oaks, CA 91360 USA OR Rancho Simi Community Pool 1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065 REQUIRED CLASS SESSIONS (Scheduled Based on Participant and Pool Availability), approximately 16-20 hours total based on class size. (3) Evening Online Classes (2-3) Daytime In Person Classes WHAT IS INCLUDED IN COURSE: * PADI Mermaid Instructor Course Training PARTICIPANTS PROVIDE: * Their Own Meals / Non-Alcoholic Beverages * Facemask * Towels, Sunscreen, Notepad, Pencil, Sunglasses, Hat * Swimsuit * Weight Belt with 4-8 1# Weights - Freediving / Rubber Style Belt Preferred * Wetsuit * 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) * J-Style Freediving Snorkel * Low Volume Mask * Transportation * Overnight Lodging Accommodations (If Applicable) * Dive Jacket, Robe, or Other Warm Outer Layer * Mermaid Tail (Mertailor Guppy or Cape Cali Diveskin Preferred) SAFETY: Neoprene and/or fabric tails made by Finfolk Productions are not allowed. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS: * Ages 18+ * PADI Advanced Mermaid Certification OR SSI Ocean Mermaid OR Freediving Instructor Certification * Possess Current, Valid, First Aid / CPR / AED Certifications (Red Cross Lifeguard or Instructor certs ok) with Emergency O2 Cert * 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) ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS POST-COURSE BY PADI * Proof of Freediving Instructor Insurance * Instructor Application Fee(s) * Instructor Application * Emergency O2 Kit * Surface Support Float
Rancho Simi Community Park (By Appointment ONLY) 1765 Royal Ave, Simi Valley, CA 93065, USA