INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT COURSE
WHO SHOULD TAKE THIS COURSE?
A PADI Dive Instructor course is a step onto a wonderful career in the dive industry.
Any divemaster who is interested in travelling the world to work in different places should consider becoming an instructor. You get the chance to share your passion for diving with everyone and get paid for it. You will broaden your horizons meeting new people, experience things you never even imagined and learn new languages while teaching.
As a PADI Divemaster, or equivalent certification from another training organization, you can enroll in our
PADI Dive Instructor course You must:
• Be at least 18 years old
• Be certified as a diver for at least six months
• Have 60 logged dives that include experience in night, deep and navigation diving to
participate in the Instructor Development Course. You’ll need 100 logged dives to take the Instructor Exams
• Be fit for diving and submit a medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months
• Have proof of CPR and First Aid training within the last 24 months
(The Emergency First Responder course meets this requirement)
Our Instructor Course package will assist you on meeting all these requirements.
The IDC schedule is tailored differently according to the amount of participating instructor candidates. Our PADI Dive Instructor course is relaxed, fun and extremely effective. The course includes:
•ALL COURSES and MATERIALS to get you through to PADI DIVE INSTRUCTOR
•FREE ACCESS to our ONLINE E-LEARNING and dive theory training
•FREE Diving and preparation before your PADI Dive Instructor course
•FREE PADI Oxygen Provider Instructor Specialty
•FREE Marine Resource Management seminar
•Extra workshops and scenario practice and emergency management
WHY DO IT WITH US?
We will teach you the latest teaching techniques right from your booking with access to our unique online-learning video-presentations, theory assessments and knowledge reviews, through to extensive use of the latest digital products and teaching techniques during your IDC. See how our schedule incorporates revision for theory and skills, plus extra training in emergency procedures, accident management and oxygen provision. Plus we also include a seminar on coral reef ecology with a FREE Marine Resource Management seminar. Generally speaking we get a guest speaker from LAMAVE, a research organization that focusses on large marine vertebrates. This is just extra information to make you a better instructor, more aware of the environmental issues the dive industry faces these days.
PRICE AND WHAT IS INCLUDED IN THE COST?
The price of the Instructor Development Course is 90,000 PHP and includes the PADI materials. The PADI registration fees are not yet included in this price. This will set you back around 1286 AUD. After u successfully finished the Instructor Examination there is of course the possibility to continue straight away with your MSDT Specialty Instructor training. Once registered, you will receive all the materials needed to prepare for the theory of the instructor develop ment course.
After the IE you can continue by enrolling in some specialty courses so you on the IDC PADI Specialty Instructor training and the Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT) internship, where you have the chance to team-teach with an experienced instructor. The MSDT course has been a springboard for many into successful careers in the dive industry, developing that initial experience that can look great on a resume. Our 15 to 16 day program simply works better, with success guaranteed. Our IDC continues to be the most dynamic and innovative one around.
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