Practicum / Job Placement for the Capilano University Professional Scuba Dive Instructor Program

The Capilano U Professional Scuba Dive Instructor program is truly the program of a life time!  Students have commented that taking the course was the “best thing they have ever done!”  Upon completion you will be to ready to enjoy the ultimate working lifestyle and get paid for what you love to do…scuba dive!   The practicum portion of the Professional Scuba Dive Instructor program is the best job placement program in the industry. 

Since 2004, we have been developing relationships and placing students around the world through the success of the practicum.  We have created solid relationships with companies such as Scuba Caribe in Playa del Carmen, Mexico as well as with Club Med where student have been placed both in the Bahamas and Turks and Caicos.  We have also assisted students in obtaining a Practicum in locations such as the Red Sea, Belize, Costa Rica, Honduras, Hawaii as well as local locations including Bamfield Marine Station located on Vancouver Island and local dive centres on charter operators throughout the British Columbia Coast.

Following the Practicum, we have seen students take advantage of and create many opportunities for themselves in the scuba diving industries.  Our graduates have worked or are working across the globe in places such as:

  • Scuba Caribe - Playa del Carman, MexicoIMG_7712
  • Underwater Technical World - Playa del Carmen, Mexico
  • Club Med - Turks and Caicos
  • Club Med - Bahamas
  • Stuarts Cove - Bahamas
  • Dressel Divers - Dominican Republic
  • Neptuno Divers - Dominican Republic
  • Deep Blue Divers - Utila, Bay Islands, Honduras
  • Bananarama Dive's Eco Friendly Resort - Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras
  • Broadreach Summer Adventure Camps - Caribbean
  • Royal Caribbean Cruiselines
  • Norwegian Cruiselines
  • Adrenalin Dive - Townsville, Australia
  • Bamfield Marine Station - British Columbia
  • Several Dive Centres throughout Vancouver and Vancouver Island

Students are also working or have worked in the following countries:

  • Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
  • Red Sea, Egypt
  • Greece
  • Australia
  • Thailand
  • Vietnam

These are only some examples of the adventures that await you once you graduate from the Capilano U Professional Scuba Dive Instructor Program!


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