Diving Bali with Bali Scuba

Upgrade your skills and enjoy the great diving here in Bali at the same time with PADI Specialty Instructor courses. The more Specialty courses you are qualified to teach, the greater your marketability to potential dive school employers. By taking your specialty instructor courses with our Course Directors you'll get valuable teaching tips and suggestions as to how to make the course run smoothly when you start to teach the diver-level specialty to your students. With 5 or more Instructor specialty ratings you'll be able to challenge your dive students to earn the prestigious Master Scuba Diver rating.

Attending a Specialty Instructor Training course is highly recommended. These courses provide valuable hands-on training, technique demonstrations, course marketing information, and open water practical hands-on training. Your Course Director will ensure you're up to teaching standard and go through any areas you may still be unsure about before you teach the specialty course to your own student divers.

sidemountOur Course Directors here at Bali Scuba teach these PADI Instructor Specialty Courses;

  • Deep Diver
  • Wreck Diver
  • Night Diver
  • Drift Diver
  • Boat Diver
  • Underwater Naturalist
  • Underwater Navigator
  • Search and Recovery
  • Digital Underwater Photographer (DUP)
  • Enriched Air (Nitrox)
  • Emergency Oxygen Provider
  • Equipment Specialist
  • Oxygen gas blender
  • Sidemount (2 Day Program US$349)

Prerequisites and Course Content:

To enter one of the Specialty Instructor Training courses you need to already be a PADI Instructor (OWSI) or take the Specialty Instructor Training course immediately after completing your IDC (PADI Instructor Course) here at Bali Scuba.

PADI Instructor Specialty courses are US$200 per specialty (excl. Sidemount). PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT) preparation course of 5 PADI Instructor Specialty courses (excl. Sidemount) costs US$750 (or just US$500 if taken together with a Bali Scuba IDC).


  • Ocean dives as required
  • Class & pool sessions
  • Transport Bali Scuba to dive sites & return
  • Lunch & soft drinks
  • Tanks, weights, belts
  • Free Wi-Fi in our dive centre
  • PADI Speciality Application fee: AU$89 per speciality
  • For Gas blender only: required materials US$100

Specialty dive courses provide a continuous income stream for yourself and the dive centre you work with and keep divers motivated and engaged. Fill in the form below with as much information as you can and we'll get back to you with details of how to confirm your booking and answer any questions you have.

We also offer great discounts on dive equipment for anybody taking PADI Specialty Instructor courses here at Bali Scuba. Fill in the form below and mention which PADI Specialty Instructor courses interest you.

Instructor courses

Please tell us (as much as possible):

  • How many participants?
  • Which course(s) are you interested in?
  • How long do you have available?
  • When do you plan to start?
  • Number of your lifetime dives and date of most recent dive?
  • Current certification level?
  • Do you have your own diving equipment?
  • Which hotel will you stay or shall we make a suggestion?


Bali Scuba

PADI Five Star Dive Centre #6522
Jalan Danau Poso 46 Sanur, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia (open 7am to 6pm daily)
Telephone:  +62 (0) 361 288610   Handphone (call or text): +62 (0) 857 3929 2642
Blackberry PIN: 295EEAEE  Email: letsdive@baliscuba.com
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