Molchanovs Freediving Instructor Crossover (Online)

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A Remote Freedive Instructor Course

You are already a freediving instructor, and you want to join Molchanovs Freediving, the most up to date and complete freediving agency?

You can now do your crossover with a member of the Molchanovs Education Board and one of the best freedivers in the world (120m FIM, 110m CWTB) in a one on one, 100% online course, tailored to your schedule and needs.

The Molchanovs Education System

The Molchanovs Wave System opens up new doors for freedive instructors all over the world. Not only are the courses top-notch, but even more so, the introduction of the Base Training Community changes the way freedivers of all levels learn, train and communicate with each other.

As a Molchanovs instructor, you can become the leader of a Molchanovs chapter, wherever you are in this world, and benefit from training programs developed by the best freedivers in the world. Every week, Alexey Molchanov, Goran Colak, Vitomir Maričić, and other top-level athletes create training programs that you can then implement with your students in your are: swimming pool sessions, depth sessions, Equalization , Dry Training and Mental preparation exercises are provided every week for all levels of freedivers

The Molchanovs Wave Courses introduce specific techniques which are very interesting for freedivers of each level, such as:
- Dynamic No Fins (DNF) technique
- Constant Weight No Fins (CNF) technique
- Dynamic and constant weight with monofin technique
- Mental preparation techniques, such as attention deconcentration
- and much more...

In the Molchanovs Instructor Crossover Course, you will get familiarized with these techniques and you will learn how to teach them in a meaningful way for each level!

Molchanovs Wave 2 Instructor Crossover Course

The Molchanovs Wave Systems knows the following levels of instructors:
- Lap / Wave 2 Instructor (W2I)
- Lap / Wave 3 Instructor (W3I)
- Lap / Wave 4 Instructor (W4I)
- Instructor Trainer (IT)
- W4 Instructor Trainer (W4IT)

These are the characteristics of the Crossover to Molchanovs Wave 2 Instructor:online
- 4 days
- Classroom sessions and presentations online
- Entry and Final Exam (online)

Wave 2 Instructor Crossover Prerequisites

To participate in this Instructor Crossover to Molchanovs, you will have to meet the following pre-requisites:
- Be an active instructor in any freedive agency
- Be comfortable with no fins freediving, both in the pool and open water
- Be comfortable with monofin technique (no need to use a monofin, it is all about the technique)
To register as a Molchanovs Freedive Instructor after having successfully met all course requirements, you will have to additionally provide:
- Proof of professional liability insurance
- Proof of current first aid certificate (no older than two years)

Wave 2 Instructor Requirements

These are the in-water requirements:

  • STA 4min, buddying, rescue procedures
  • DNF 60m in good technique
  • DYN 100m
  • DYN technique (bi-fins/flutter kick)
  • DYN Monofin technique demonstration
  • DYN buddying, rescue, support, pool exit of the unconscious diver (help permitted)
  • CWT 40m (bi-fins, 80-90 sec)
  • CWT bi-fins technique
  • CWT buddying
  • CNF 30m in good technique
  • FIM 40m in good technique
  • Open Water Safety
  • 25m rescue & 50 tow incl. rescue breaths
  • 20m CO2 dive (1min finning arms up before diving)
  • 15m Stand-by rescue (1min hang at 15min)

These are the academic requirements:

  • Entry Exam
  • Classroom teaching
  • KR Lead
  • Dry Skill teaching: Bodyscan and breathing technique, EQ, Attention Deconcentration and leading warm-up
  • Pool Skill teaching: STA, DYN, DNF
  • Open Water Skill teaching: CWT, FIM, CNF
  • Final Exam

If you want to learn more about the Molchanovs Movement, its community and training system, you can watch this video.

Language spoken by the instructor:
Chinese (Cantonese)
Chinese (Mandarin)
Indonesian (Indonesian Malay)
Duration of the course in days: 4.0
Level of the freeding course offered: Professional level - crossover
Specific freediving course offered: Molchanovs Wave 2 Instructor
Private course: Yes
100% Online: Yes
Appropriate age group(s) of the student(s):
6 - 11
12 - 15
16 - 77+
Level of the instructor: Instructor Trainer
Years of experience teaching (20 = 20 or more): 10.0
Number of certified students (250 = 250 or more): 250
Particularly experienced at solving equalisation issues: Yes
The instructor has experience as a competition freediver: Yes
The instructor has experience as a coach in competition: Yes
Elite Freediver: the instructor is within 75% of the current world record at any discipline: Yes
Instructor's personal best in Static Apnea (STA) | 2.50 = 2'50'': 7.0
Instructor's personal best in Constant Weight (CWT): 100
Instructor's personal best in Constant Weight Bifins (CWTB): 110
Instructor's personal best in Free Immersion (FIM): 120
Instructor's personal best in Constant Weight Without Fins : 60
Safety standards guarantee: Direct link to the personal profile of the instructor on his/her federation website
Direct link to the personal profile of the instructor on his/her federation website (if applicable):
*for instructors only: I am looking for instructor dive buddies: No
Listing created Jun 5, 2020

Public discussion (1)


1 year ago

What a pleasure to do the cross over with Thibault, he is always available to answer to any question, straight to the point with perfects explanations. If you re looking for a Molchanov cross over, here is the place to go !

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