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A diving instructor trains and instructs recreational or commercial open water divers in diving techniques, safety and the correct use of diving equipment. Registration or licensing is required. In Australia a diving instructor is a Skill Level 3 occupation.
Diving Instructor Occupation Lists
This occupation is on the following skill lists:
This occupation is not on the following skill list:
Group: 4523 Sports Coaches, Instructors and Officials
The job of a diving instructor in Australia is to coach, train and instruct participants in sports, and officiate at sporting events.
Most occupations in the diving instructor unit group (Group 4523) have a level of skill commensurate with the qualifications and experience outlined below.
AQF Certificate III including at least two years of on-the-job training, or AQF certificate IV (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
In New Zealand:
NZ Register Level 4 qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 3)
At least three years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualifications listed above. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification.
Registration or licensing is required in Australia as a diving instructor.
Occupations within the Diving Instructor Group
Note: Whilst a similar occupation may appear in the same diving instructor group, if not specifically listed in the STSOL or MLTSSL, the ANZSCO description should be used for reference purposes only.
Working Holiday 2016 -2017
Where mandatory licensing or registration is required you must demonstrate a level of English either sufficient to meet licensing / registration or a minimum IELTS, or equivalent, whichever is higher.
The average salary for a Diving Instructor (Open Water) in Australia is $ 30,315 for male employees and $ 15,638 for female employees per year. Average Age: Males: 31.2 Females: 31.5 Persons: 31.4
Source: www.abs.gov.au (Group 4523) Sports coaches instructors and officials - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016
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