The OWSI Program is the second half of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC), following on from the PADI Assistant Instructor Course.

During the OWSI Program you’ll be exposed to a wide range of topics and workshops that will prepare you to become respected PADI Instructor. You will learn how to conduct a wide range of PADI courses, you will also get an insight into the dive industry, learn about risk management and the business of diving.

You will further refine the knowledge development, confined water and open water teaching skills you learnt during your Assistant Instructor Course and be able to apply those skills to PADI diving courses.

Upon successful completion of your Assistant Instructor & OWSI courses you will be qualified to attend the PADI Instructor Exams (IE) which are conducted at several locations throughout the year.