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PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer Course

Cozumel Dive Academy schedules a Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT) Prep course with every IDC we conduct and on request during the year.

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Cozumel Dive Academy offers our Master Scuba Diver (MSDT) Prep course with all our Instructor Development Courses (IDCs). You can complete your MSDT Prep Course in as little as five days, and you get to choose from the following PADI Specialties:

Five PADI Specialty Instructor Courses. You can choose from:

  • Boat Diver
  • Deep Diver
  • Digital Underwater Photography
  • Drift Diver
  • Emergency Oxygen Provider
  • Enriched Air
  • Night Diver
  • Search & Recovery Diver
  • Underwater Navigation
  • Wreck Diver

The following is included in your MSDT Prep Course:

  • All required dives. These will be a combination of boat and shore dives
  • Digital Specialty Instructor manuals

The following is not included in your MSDT Prep Course:

  • PADI Fees. The PADI fees are $88.00 per Specialty Instructor rating applied for

After completing your MSDT Prep Course, you can stay with the Cozumel Dive Academy Team and get experience teaching others to dive or become better divers!!

All PADI Instructors who have certified at least 25 PADI Divers and have earned at least five PADI Specialty Instructor certifications can be Master Scuba Diver Trainers. This rating is the next step up the professional ladder and is a prerequisite for IDC Staff Instructor and many TecRec Instructor ratings.