The training includes theoretical session about the teaching methods and philosophy of SSI, a practical session on confined water skills and search and rescue procedures.

A valid First Aid & Oxygene administrator certification is requiered, otherwise it will be issued.

Upon completing the crossover, the candidate is able to teach SSI courses like Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water, Stress and Rescue and can carry some of the specialties aquirred through other agencies. An annual instructor fee will be included + the SSI Instructor kit. 

Conditions for participation: 
- A valid certification as an instructor from another organization.
- At least 100 recorded dives.
- Minimum age 18 years
- Certified First Aid & O2 Administration, or be certified during the crossover.