The ESA Assistant Instructor Course has been conceived for introducing and to develop the useful competences to operate as valid assistant of the instructor ESA and to participate in active form to the teaching during the Formative Programs ESA reported to the recreational and professional sphere.
The course wants to give a strong professional imprint, in terms of technical ability related to the practice of the underwater activity, to the knowledge of the environment, to the promotion, organization, management and management of the Formative Programs ESA, to the techniques of teaching of the underwater activities and to the knowledge of the norms and of the laws regarding the teaching and the practice of the recreational underwater activity.
The process of formation of the Assistants Instructor ESA dresses again a fundamental role inside the formative system ESA. The Assistants Instructor ESA is busy in the development and in the practical application of the system and, cooperating to the correct realization, they allow the formation and the improvement of new scuba divers and more experienced scuba divers. Through the study and the practical experience, under Instructor ESA's guide trained to conduct the program, the participant improves his/her attitudes to the sure practice of the underwater activity and learns the methodologies of teaching of the knowledge and the techniques in the formative programs ESA.
The course foresees the study of the manual whole ESAs related to the courses of the recreational levels, of the manual ESA Diveleader and of the ESA Instructor Manual, the information elaboration from the instructor ESA, the evaluation of the underwater techniques, the verification of the techniques of rescue in water and the management and the management of the theoretical lessons and practices. The finalities of the course are proposed to prepare the Assistants Instructor ESA to operate in places what they mirror the conditions met during the formative phase and, after the necessary adaptation, also in different places.