It is so important to have as many skills as possible when you are looking for work as an Instructor. It gives both you and your future employer confidence of your ability as an Instructor. In most parts of the world an instructor without training beyond the OWSI level will find it very hard to find employment.
After becoming a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) you’ll want to teach divers specific types of diving dependant to what your local area offers. To do this you need to be able to teach PADI Specialty diver courses. By doing so you can heighten your students’ comfort level and strengthen their underwater skills, ultimately leading to their enjoyment of diving more than ever before.