The IANTD Instructor Evaluation Course is for Divemasters and Assistant Instructors from IANTD or any other recognized agency, who are ready to take that next step and become fully qualified to teach others the joy of scuba diving, and will be certified to teach Open Water, Advanced Open Water, Rescue Diver and the IANTD Nitrox Diver Programs.
This Program is designed to extend the diver’s knowledge to safely guide professional cavern tours of non-cavern certifed divers (maximum 4 divers) in the overhead environment. Focus of this program is on safety, conservation, professionalism and preservation.
This Program is designed to train qualified IANTD Dive Masters or IANTD Assistant Instructors as IANTD Open Water or Open Water EANx Instructors.
This Program is designed to allow Instructors to teach Recreational Trimix and Advanced Recreational Trimix, including all other programs an Advanced EANx Instructor may teach. Advanced EANx Instructors who are also Normoxic Trimix Divers or Trimix Divers may teach this program without attending an IEC.
This Program is designed to develop qualified IANTD Cavern Diver Instructors.
This Program is designed to provide quality training to divers advancing into introductory cave diving. In addition, it serves as a mechanism to further develop overhead teaching experience for Instructors, enabling them to evolve to more competent Cave Instructors.
This Program is designed to provide a more in-depth knowledge of EANx, Oxygen, and of technical diving applications. Technical Instructors are charged with teaching divers to use custom blends of EANx for bottom mix, travel mixes and decompression mixes. Technical Instructors may teach Open Water Diver through Technical Diver. Dive Experience: Must have taught a minimum of eight (8) IANTD courses. Must have a minimum of two (2) years of teaching experience. Must have assisted in one (1) course or do so as part of the IEC. Must provide proof of a minimum of 350 logged dives, of which at least 100 were deeper than 130 fsw (39 msw) and at least 40 dives breathing EANx or other mixtures and requiring decompression stops.
This Program is designed to develop competent Instructors for teaching the safe usage of EANx mixtures while cave diving. Dive Experience: Must have taught a minimum of three (3) IANTD Introductory Cave Diver Programs. Must provide proof of a minimum of 350 logged dives, where at least 150 were technical dives (Cave, Wreck Penetration, Technical Diver, Normoxic Trimix, Trimix, etc.) and at least 100 NON CAVE TRAINING DIVES between Introductory to Cave Dives and Cave Dives.