Marine Internship Mexico

Marine Internships Mexico is now closed for 2016.

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What's included?

In the UK

• Comprehensive one-to-one telephone orientation to prepare you for your trip
• Flight booking service
• Personal support and travel advice from knowledgeable staff
• Pre-departure field guide

In country

• Unpaid project placement
• All meals – (except when on 12 week work placement) and accommodation
• In-country support and 24 hour emergency contact number
• Weekly evaluation with your mentor
• Professional reference if required
• All necessary project equipment and materials
• 12 week dive training/ 12 week work placement
• Airport pick up
• Welcome meeting and local area orientation
• Arrival orientation including health and safety briefing, first aid training, swimming test, dive training and an introduction into marine conservation.

Please note you will need to bring your own equipment e.g. wetsuit, fins, watch etc. 

Qualifications

During the programme you will receive all the following recognised qualifications:

• PADI Coral Reef Research Diver Distinctive Specialty
• PADI Advanced Open Water
• PADI Rescue Diver certifications
• PADI Dive Master Certifications
• First Aid and CPR training (Emergency First Response Certification)
• Biological Survey Techniques

What's included?

In the UK

• Comprehensive one-to-one telephone orientation to prepare you for your trip
• Flight booking service
• Personal support and travel advice from knowledgeable staff
• Pre-departure field guide

 In country

• Safe and basic shared accommodations
• All meals – except when on your work placement
• In-country support and 24 hour emergency contact number
• Weekly evaluation with your mentor
• Professional reference if required
• All training materials, technical dive equipment (whilst on the base) and science equipment
• 12 week dive training/ 12 week work placement


Orientation

• Airport pick up
• Welcome meeting and local area orientation
• Arrival orientation including health and safety briefing, first aid training, swimming test, dive training and an introduction into marine conservation.

Qualifications

During the programme you will receive all the following recognised qualifications:

• PADI Coral Reef Research Diver Distinctive Specialty
• PADI Advanced Open Water
• PADI Rescue Diver certifications
• PADI Dive Master Certifications
• First Aid and CPR training (Emergency First Response Certification)
• Biological Survey Techniques