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Operator: GVI - Global Vision International
Price From: 10,225 USD
Ideal Age Range: 19 to 30, 31 to 50, Over 51
Fitness Needs: Very Fit
Program duration: 24 weeks
Trip Dates: 06-04-2019,29-06-2019,21-09-2019
Dive into the global scuba diving industry with this amazing opportunity to gain your PADI Divemaster certification while taking part in an important marine conservation program. The PADI Divemaster program is internationally recognized and can give you the boost you need to pursue your dream job!
Earn the following qualifications with this program:
GVI Internship programs focus on the development of professional skills while providing a well-rounded conservation experience. Participants are provided with a mentor who will monitor the progress on a weekly basis and be a professional reference after successful completion of the program.
Your First 12 Weeks
During your expedition phase expect working days to be long and starting early in the morning. Diving days will begin with preparing the dive boat, followed by a short journey to one of the research dive sites. Depending on weather conditions, we aim for everyone to have 1 or 2 dives/snorkels each day, 5 days a week, during which you will conduct underwater surveys after completion of your training.
On other days, you should expect to be involved in additional projects and activities, including training sessions, beach cleans, marine debris surveys, environmental education sessions or alternative income training with the local community depending on local and project needs at the time. The days are rounded off with an evening debrief, followed by dinner and time to relax, take in the beautiful sunset and share stories.
|Official Language(s)||No official. National language is Spanish|
|Population||119,530,753 (2015 estimate)|
|Climate(s)||Tropical Wet/Dry, Semi-arid, Arid Desert, Temperate, Humid Subtropical, Mediterranean|
|Major Airport(s):||Benito Juarez International Airport (MEX), Cancun International Airport (CUN), Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla International Airport (GDL), General Mariano Escobedo International Airport (MTY)|
|Economic Driver(s):||Agriculture, Industry, Oil, Energy, Manufacturing,Tourism|