MSDT Internships with Planet Scuba

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Start a career in diving today

So you want to make a career out of diving, then what better place than with our experienced staff at Planet Scuba in Koh Tao. Whether you are already a certified diver or you have never been diving before and are looking for a change, we have many options available for you.

Planet Life MSDT

Do you want to stand out for the rest? Then the Planet Life MSDT Internship is the package for you. IDC Confined HoverWe can take you all the way from Open Water Diver through our Divermaster program, onto your IDC and Instructor Examinations. Once you have successfully completed the IE and have your status as an Open Water Scuba Instructor then you will want to get some experience and what better way than with our experienced team here at Planet Scuba in Koh Tao.

The Planet Life MSDT Internship program you will continue your growth as a dive professional with the team.

What is included:
IDC candidates conducting Air Depletion exercise during Confined Water session
  • PADI Open Water Course
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Course
  • Emergency First Responder Course
  • PADI Rescue Course
  • PADI Enriched Air Diver
  • PADI Divemaster Course (including all required materials)
  • IDC Prep
  • PADI IDC (including all required materials)
  • Emergency First Response Instructor (including all required materials)
  • PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider Instructor
  • Nitrox Instructor Specialty rating (not including application fees)
  • 5 x PADI Instructor Level Specialities
  • 25 certifications teach teaching with our experienced instructors
  • 7 nights free accommodation (basic fan room)
  • Free fun diving for life!

Price: 151,995 THB

Already certified:
  • Already Open Water certified. Then PADI Advance Open Water Diver to MSDT - Price: 142,995 THB
  • Already Advanced Open Water certified. Then PADI Rescue Diver to MSDT - Price: 135,995 THB
  • Already a Rescue Diver. Then PADI Divemaster to MSDT - Price: 122,995 THB
  • Already a Divemaster. Then PADI Instructor to MSDT - Price: 90,995 THB

Book Online

For all online bookings you have the option of paying the full amount of your shopping cart total. Alternatively, you can take advantage of the web site and pay just a 30% deposit of the total amount to confirm your booking and then pay the remaining balance on arrival prior to the start your course.

What is not included:

The following items are not included in the internship package and need to be considered:

  • All PADI Professional Fees
  • Professional Liability Insurance
  • Accommodation beyond the first 7 nights
What do I need to bring with me:

The following items are not essential but may make it easier for you on the island:

  • Light weight rain jacket
Do you want to learn some additional skills?

While building up your time and experience in the water to the required 6 months as a certified diver and having the 100 dives to enroll in the Instructor Examinations, what better way than to do it learning new skills. Complete 5 PADI Speciality courses and earn the prestigious PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, you will have reached the highest non-professional level in the PADI System. Our packages start from 27,995 THB, including the PADI Deep Diver and Emergency Oxygen Provider, along with one 2 dive and one 4 dive speciality course.
Please note the price does not include the cost of rental for any additional equipment required for the courses.

Do you want to view our other internship packages?

For the Planet Life Divemaster Internship Click Here for more details

For the Planet Life Instructor Internship Click Here for more details

Optional Extras:

Dive Gear:

As a future dive professional, you are going to want to have all your own complete set of dive gear. Here at Planet Scuba for all online internship package bookings we can offer you your own full set of dive gear at a special price. You will get all you need: BCD, Full set of Regulators (complete with console and alternate air source), Mask and Snorkel, open heel fins with boots, wet suit and much more. Prices start from around 41,092 THB, and a full range of upgrades are available at discounted rates, you have the flexibility to get the right equipment for you.


Coming to the Island to do any of the internship packages you are going to need a place to stay, we can help you find somewhere close to the shop for a very reasonable price. Price for a fan room start from around 7,500 THB per month and 10,000 THB per month for an air con room.
Please note prices do increase during peak season.

Professional Liability Insurance:

As a dive professional you are going to want to take out Professional Liability Insurance. Although it is not a requirement to work as a Dive Professional in Thailand, it is still highly recommended. Prices vary depending on the level of cover taken.

If you want more details on any of our Internship or Optional Extra's then please send us a message from our Contact Us page.