Become a Conservation Divemaster at one of our projects in Indonesia. We are accepting applications all year round! We work on a first come first serve basis so contact us about our next available start dates.

Complete your dive course up to PADI/SSI Divemaster and work alongside a team of experienced marine researchers and dive instructors. Contribute to local and global conservation efforts while exploring the rich waters of Indonesia.

Complete your PADI or SSI Dive Master course along with specialties including Marine Ecology, Shark Ecology, Manta Conservation, Coral ID & Ecology, and Turtle Ecology.

**Please note that this program tends to fill up around 6 months before start dates, please contact us for availability**



Located on the island of Nusa Penida off the south eastern coast of Bali in the Lombok Strait and also the location of the Indo Ocean Project Headquarters. Mantas, seasonal molas, turtles, beautiful coral, occasional large shark sightings and strong currents!

Entry Airport: Ngurah Rai International Airport, Denpasar, Bali (DPS)



Located on a small island of Pulau Bunaken off the northern tip of Sulawesi, a 40 minute boat ride from the beautiful city of Manado. Reef sharks, eagle rays, macro life, turtles, and world famous wall dives!

Entry Airport: Sam Ratulangi International Airport, Manado (MDC)



Located on the south eastern tip of Sulawesi in a famous ship-building community of Bira. It is around a 4 hour drive from Indonesia’s third most populated city, Makassar. Picturesque private beaches and unexplored sites where we hope to establish a marine reserve. Sharks, sharks, sharks! Reef sharks galore with occasional sightings of hammerhead and thresher sharks.

Entry Airport: Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport, Makassar (UPG).

Want to join the team?

Contact us for available start dates!

Project News

Multimedia scholarship

Multimedia scholarship

Indo Ocean Project is happy to announce one yearly scholarship for an exceptional multimedia intern worth 43,000,000 IDR.

Bimonthly Report Penida Project April 2021

Bimonthly Report Penida Project April 2021

After over a year we are happy to present our FIRST bimonthly update since our relaunching in February 2021!

Read on to discover what the staff and interns have been up to at the Penida Project the last few months!

New partnership with ZuBlu

New partnership with ZuBlu

We are proud to announce our new partnership with ZuBlu, a sustainable dive travel agent on a mission to give back to our oceans.