Freediver Instructor

Enter the world of professional freediving. Equip yourself with skills that meet the highest standards anywhere in the world.

Learn how to:

Supervise other freedivers

Master safety and risk management

Become an expert in freediving physiology and psychology

PADI Freediver Instructor Training – For experienced freedivers who want to gain instructional skills

Duration and Mode of training: Minimum 4 days of classroom and in water training.


• PADI Freediver course standards and procedures

• Learning and Instruction

• Teaching Skills and Supervising Freedivers

• Safety and Risk Management

• Freediving Physiology and Psychology

• Organizing and Marketing Freediving

PADI Freediver Instructor Orientation – For freediving instructors who want to join the PADI organization

Duration and mode of training: In-person or webinar


• PADI Freediver course standards and procedures

• Organizing and Marketing Freediving

Your Goals:

• >40 m CWT, demonstration level technique

• 100 m+ DYN, demonstration level technique

• 4 min+ STA

• Stamina tests

• >20 m rescue

Prerequisites for joining the PADI Freediver Instructor training:

• You must be at least 18 years old.

• Have a PADI Master Freediver certification (or a qualifying certification)

• Be a current Emergency First Response Instructor (or qualifying CPR/first aid instructor)

• Present a medical statement signed by a physician within 12 months.