East Coast Divers has been involved in professional leadership education for over 30 years. Our instructor trainers have collectively certified thousands of dive professionals worldwide. We also have daily hands on experience in what it takes to run a successful dive facility in various locations around the world. Our proven programs create valuable dive professionals capable of succeeding at dive centers and resorts at any location. All of our courses are flexible in pace to be able to fit any schedule. Check out our professional programs.
We are an ever expanding dive center and have many teaching opportunities for those interested. We employ well over a dozen instructors and are always looking for passionate, energetic, dive professionals.
This program is an introduction into the world of dive professionals. As a dive guide you will be qualified to lead certified divers on a variety of scuba diving adventures. You will be in charge of safety management, be able to help other divers with minor gear problems and be able to lead dive excursions safely whether it be from shore or in the water.
After completing both the Diveguide and Science of Diving specialties you qualify for Divemaster certification. Divemaster is the next step towards Dive control specialist and Instructor training. Being a Divemaster qualifies you to be able to teach Try Scuba programs and enroll in a Dive Control Specialist course. READ MORE»
The dive control specialist certification is the highest level professional before instructor. As a DCS you can teach class and pool sessions. By assisting an active instructor with open water training, the DCS can collect valuable training experience to prepare for an Instructor Training Course (ITC).
East Coast Divers’ instructors have the knowledge and confidence to run open water training programs here or any where else in the world. While the Dive Control Specialist program will teach you the methods, philosophies and applications of teaching theory it is all done in a controlled environment. READ MORE»
The ECD/SSI Freediving Instructor course will take your love of freediving and your passion to share your knowledge to a whole new level. With personalized instruction that will put your skills to the test in reality-based training. Our signature water training method is known as, “Comfort through Repetition.”, your actions become conditioned responses—second nature!