PADI Pro Courses

PADI Pro Courses

Live the dream that others can't and dive like there is no tomorrow when you become a PADI Scuba Diving Instructor or Divemaster!


Peak Performance Bouyancy Padi Course

Divemaster

So you want to “Go Pro”! The PADI Dive Master course is the first level of becoming a dive professional, if you’re going to do it, do it right! To get to this point of wanting to become a dive professional you have already invested a great deal of your time and money, you have completed an Open water course, Advanced open water course, Rescue, first aid trai [...]

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Instructor Development Course Phuket Crystal Waves Thailand

PADI Instructor

Crystal Waves Thailand offer one of the most informative, action packed, up to date PADI IDC in Thailand. Your entire PADI Instructor Development Course, starts at your home! As part of our new IDC program, we include the PADI IDC online section…..this is included in our IDC price! Once you arrive at Crystal Waves, for the PADI IDC program, we kick off with a 2 day I [...]

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Master Scuba Diver Trainees

Specialty Instructor

More scuba diving and more fun sharing what interests you – that’s what teaching specialty diver courses is all about. The best way to learn how to make your specialty diver courses really special is to take a specialty instructor course from our PADI Course Director. Specialty instructor courses provide teaching tips and hands-on experience that you can implement [...]

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A young female scuba diver glides along in tropical waters

Assistant Instructor

If you like people, have a passion for scuba diving and want an extraordinary life – become a PADI Instructor. Teaching scuba diving allows you to share your love of the aquatic world with others while doing what you enjoy – being in, around and under water. PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors and PADI Assistant Instructors are the most sought-after dive professional [...]

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Ready For Our Pool Session At The Start Of Padi Tec Deep Course With Crystal Waves

Master Scuba Diver Trainer

The PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer rating sets you apart as a dive instructor who takes continuing education seriously and is committed to teaching a variety of courses. (Potential employers like this.) Being an MSDT signifies that you’ve got the experience and certifications to offer all the training a diver needs to become a Master Scuba Diver – the ultimate rec [...]

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Getting Ready For Role Model Skill Demonstrations During The Padi Dive Master Training

Staff Instructor

After a preassessment of your instructor-level knowledge of dive theory, exemplary dive skills and role-model presentation techniques, you’ll participate in these sessions: Instructor development standards, procedures and curriculum How to organize and conduct the PADI Assistant Instructor course The psychology of evaluation and counseling Evaluating knowledg [...]

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Emergency First Response Training Phuket

Emergency First Response Instructor

CPR and first aid are key skills that are important to everyone, not just scuba divers. As an Emergency First Response Instructor, you teach skills based on internationally recognized emergency care guidelines, and you can offer courses to anyone. The great thing about EFR courses is they make learning easy by providing a comfortable environment to practice emergen [...]

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Specialty Tec Rec Padi Instructor Training With Crystal Waves Thailand

Tec Instructor

Tec Instructor has a nice sound to it, especially if you’re a PADI Instructor interested in technical (tec) diving and ready to combine your interests. The Tec Instructor course is your entry into the tec diving world and your opportunity to join the PADI TecRec professional ranks. As a Tec Instructor, you’ll be qualified to conduct Discover Tec programs, teach the [...]

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Sidemount Specialty Padi Course Crystal Waves

Tec Sidemount Instructor

For technical divers, using a sidemount configuration is becoming more common and it certainly is convenient for traveling, especially to locations where backmount isn’t available. As a Tec Sidemount Instructor, you can teach the advantages of sidemount diving to tec divers or introduce scuba divers to tec diving with the Tec Sidemount Diver course. Be [...]

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Padi Tec Instructor Training Phuket Thailand

Tec Deep Instructor

Diving beyond recreational depths with open-circuit technical gear has allowed tec divers to discover amazing wrecks and photograph never-before-seen organisms. Tec Deep Instructors contribute to deep exploration by training the next generation of tec divers. When you earn this rating, you can conduct Discover Tec programs and teach Tec 40, Tec 45 and Tec 50 Diver co [...]

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Some People Perfer To Carry All Tanks In Place While Exiting The Water

Tec Trimix Instructor

Becoming a Tec Trimix Diver takes you to the outer edge of technical diving. Earning the Tec Trimix Instructor rating makes you the person who trains these extreme divers. It’s a respected tec diving instructor certification that few achieve. If you’ve got the experience and are up for the challenge, then it could be your next step. As a Tec Trimix Instructor you c [...]

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Need a change from your boring office job?

So you want to “Go Pro”! The PADI Pro courses are the only way to become a world recognized and always in demand scuba diving professional, if you’re going to do it, do it right and get the best training!

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More Phuket Scuba Diving Adventures


Would you like to go deeper for longer or even become a Scuba Diving Instructor and start teach diving for a living? Crystal Waves Thailand can help, we offer Instructor Development Courses as well as Technical Diving Courses and many PADI specialties, all available in one of Phuket's nicest and most relaxed locations, come visit us at our Rawai Dive Shop and get back in the water today.

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Similan Island Liveaboards

Squeeze even more amazing diving into your Thailand holiday with a liveaboard scuba diving trip to the World Renowned and also World Heritage listed scuba diving area called the Similan Islands (Similans), where Whale Sharks and Giant Manta Ray sightings are a daily occurence. Come together with other divers from all over the globe to Eat, Dive, Sleep & Repeat while on a luxury purpose built scuba diving vessel!

Liveaboard Options

Phuket's Best Scuba Diving Sites

See what Scuba Diving in Phuket truly has to offer certified and experienced divers. Crystal Waves Thailand gives you access to the best dive sites, wrecks and instructors for a day of diving and excitment that you will never forget!


Hawksbill Sea Turtle At Phi Phi Islands Thailand

Shark Point

Shark Point rises out of the water from the surrounding depths of 18-20 meters. Considering the small extent of the rock above water, the actual size of the reef underwater is a big surprise to most divers. Beginning from the relatively steep main rock pinnacle, the reef flattens out to the south rising two more times to just below the surface at the other two pinnacle [...]

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Phi Phi Ley Maya Bay Crystal Waves Thailand

Phi Phi Island

In recent years Phi Phi Island has gained a reputation as a spectacular tourist destination, one of the ten most beautiful islands in the world. But most people still don’t realize that Phi Phi is equally beautiful underwater.Phi Phi Island and the surrounding Phang-Nga Bay are spectacular limestone rocks created thousands of years ago. Many rise dramatically upward [...]

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Warty Frog Fish - Crystal Waves Phuket Thailand

Koh Doc Mai

Koh Doc Mai is a limestone island that rises vertically from the seabed. Some say it looks like a muffin with the jungle clad top flowing out over the sheer cliffs. Limestone Islands Garden of Hard & Soft Corals Tropicals, Moray Eels, Octopus, Sharks Moderate to Strong Currents 10 to 15 Meters Visibility All Levels of Diver Although the visibility at [...]

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What Our Divers Have To Say

Crystal Waves Thailand is one of the only choices for scuba diving day trips in the Rawai area of Phuket. Come scuba diving with us and we will show you the amazing, hidden, underwater world of scuba diving in Phuket & Thailand !!


" Probably the best dive shop in the world I visited again. Its been long time since I started being interested in Technical diving courses. Finally I took it with Phil at Crystal Waves who has many years of experiences for Technical diving and ... "

- YaskoW

" Super professional, very safe and extremely friendly throughout the day. Our wonderful guys Brian and Mark were fantastic and really put our friends who had never dived before at ease. A really enjoyable day ... "

- V A

" I made my Padi IDC with this dive company and I'm very happy at choose crystal waves. The center is well organized and everything including equipment is brand new. Professional Staff and lovely course director and instructor. To be honest ... "

- jjukes4
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