• Do you dream of becoming one of the elites in the Scuba Industry by becoming a Professional Diver?
  • Want to make the ocean your office?
  • Fancy spending one to two months in the glorious Tenerife sunshine ?
  • Change your life, escape the cold, and have the experience of a lifetime with our prestigious, multi award winning Dive Resort
  • How about gaining real hands-on experience by assisting our PADI Instructors in the delivery of PADI Courses to genuine customers giving you everything you need to start a successful career in the industry?
  • We are always looking for fun-loving and enthusiastic individuals who are wanting to gain an insight into what it is like to work in the Scuba Diving Industry
  • We are a well-established PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Resort Ideally located between Playa De Las Americas and Costa Adeje at La Pinta beach
  • We have a combined diving experience of over 40 years
  • Small groups of students only, guaranteeing high quality training and one on one mentoring
  • Excellent variety of amazing dive sites to offer, not just the same old one over and over
  • Fantastic, spacious Dive boat with onboard compressor, kitchen, and bathroom facilities plus a lovely sun deck for relaxing in-between sites.
  • Fully legal and insured with all licences required by law
  • Accommodation comes with free and unlimited Wi-fi, air conditioning, sea/mountain views and secured gated entry.
  • All equipment is high quality and is provided completely free of charge for the duration of your stay as is all fun diving
  • All training is completed to an exceptionally high standard by Two PADI Master Instructors and an IDC Staff Instructor
  • Speciality courses and equipment can be offered with a huge discount

Why Choose Excel?

Do you want to know more about us and why you should choose Excel Scuba Tenerife to help you achieve your dream of becoming a PADI Divemaster or Open Water Scuba Instructor?

Take a look as our About Us Page or Meet the Team before making your decision.

Undertake an bespoke Divemaster course

Don’t have time to commit to being with us for a long period? We can work with you to create a bespoke program to help you achieve your goal.  Contact us for a tailor-made, personalised program that suits you, depending on your previous experience.

This course focuses on everything you need to learn about the professional aspects of diving. We will focus on daily goals in order to complete every part of the course within the agreed time limits.

What you will learn

The PADI Divemaster course teaches you to be a leader and take charge of dive activities. Through knowledge development sessions, water skills exercises and workshops, and hands-on practical assessment, you develop the skills to organise and direct a variety of scuba diving activities. Topics and practical workshops include:

  • The role and characteristics of the PADI Divemaster
  • Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers
  • Diver safety and risk management
  • Divemaster conducted programs and specialised skills
  • Business of diving and your career
  • Awareness of the dive environment
  • Dive setup and management
  • Mapping an open water site
  • Conducting dive briefings
  • Organising a search and recovery project and a deep dive
  • Conducting a scuba review and skin diver course
  • Assisting with Discover Scuba Diving
  • Leading Discover Local Diving programs


  • Must be able to speak basic English
  • Positive and Enthusiastic Attitude.
  • Enjoy Working as part of a Team.
  • Want to gain an insight into what it’s like to work as a Professional Scuba Diver.

We welcome divers of all ages, nationalities and levels including those with no previous experience of scuba diving, and we are happy to complete any of the courses leading up to Divemaster as part of your internship!

Internship Accommodation

We also provide you with accommodation, just a few minutes’ walk from the beach for the duration of your Internship here with us which will really give you the full Tenerife Experience!

The accommodation is of a high standard with kitchen, bathroom, laundry facilities and outdoor terrace with BBQ. Located just one minute from our shop, La Pinta beach and a great variety of shops, cafes, bars, restaurants, supermarkets, cash machines and plenty more.

Photo Gallery

Here are some photographs of our past Interns having fun in the Sun!

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