Specialty Instructor (SI). OWI + two specialties. Teaching specialty courses is a perfect way to continue to grow as an instructor and increase your revenue channels. Specialty courses offer variety and are convenient to learn. Instructors may qualify to teach specialty courses by attending a seminar, co-teaching with an Advanced Open Water Instructor, or documenting significant experience (resume must be submitted to SSI) and purchasing course teaching materials.
As an SSI Specialty Instructor (SI) you can teach and issue certifications for any two specialties you are qualified to teach
There are a variety of specialty courses to choose from:
Boat Diving, Computer Diving, Deep Diving, Digital Underwater Photography, Diver Stress and Rescue, Dry Suit Diving, Enriched Air Nitrox, Advanced Nitrox, Equipment Techniques, Navigation, Night and Limited Visibility Diving, Perfect Buoyancy, Search and Recovery,Shark Diving, Waves, Tides and Currents, Technical Extended Range, and Wreck Diving