Teach Ultimate Freediving as an Performance Instructor

As an SSI Advanced Freediving Instructor, you are a seasoned pro. Once you certify 50 students from different levels, you can join other elite freediving instructors with the SSI Performance Freediving Instructor upgrade. Performance Freediving Instructor is the apex of the SSI freediving system. Guide your students to increase their average breath-holding time and break freediving records, all while discovering new depths and mastering their technique. Become an SSI Performance Freediving Instructor today!

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Qualify for various Specialty Instructor ratings in combination with your Freediving Instructor Training Course! Teaching the specialties which interest you most is great fun and the perfect opportunity to generate more income as an SSI Instructor. But that is not all. By pushing SSI training on all levels, you automatically qualify for SSI Professional Recognition ratings and you collect valuable Pro Rewards for each certification issued. These Pro Rewards are worth real money and can be used to further your freediving career!

Facts and Training Standards

Amount of Academic Sessions

 

1

Amount of Pool/Confined Water Sessions

 

2

Amount of Open Water Sessions

 

2

Maximum Training Depth

 

40 m / 130 ft

Suggested duration (h)

 

24-32

Certification Prerequisites

 

Complete Candidate Water Fitness Evaluation, Advanced Freediver (or equivalent), Performance Freediver (or equivalent)

SSI Standards

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