PADI Scuba Courses

PADI Staff Instructor

PRICE £399.00


The PADI IDC Staff Instructor Course

As a seasoned PADI Instructor, you have wisdom and experience to share with up-and-coming PADI leaders. And, you know that continuing your education never ends. As an Instructor Development Course (IDC) Staff Instructor, you help bring up the next generation of PADI Instructors while gaining in-depth instructor-trainer knowledge.

The Fun Part

Because IDC Staff Instructors are an integral part of the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC), you set the stage for moving on to PADI Course Director as you present topics in the IDC and help shape PADI Divemasters and Assistant Instructors into PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors

Many of dive centre or resort management positions require this level of Instructor experience and training, making this an important step if you are considering a career in Dive Center or you want to open a dive shop or resort.

The Challenging Part

The challenging part of this course is your personal commitment to the training. The course requires you to complete all the self-study Knowledge Reviews before the course begins and to prepare daily assignments for teaching presentations daily. Organization and dedication are key.

What You Learn

You become a master of instructor-level dive theory, knowledge development teaching presentations and confined water teaching presentations

You audit a complete IDC as a staff member rather than as a student

How long will it take?

Each speciality instructor course has a minimum number of hours that you must complete. For more information and details of speciality instructor packages please contact us on 0118 926 2288 or us by clicking on the following linkemail

What you can teach

In addition to all the courses you can teach as a PADI Instructor, you can also:

  • Teach PADI Assistant Instructor courses.
  • Assist PADI Course Directors in conducting the PADI Instructor Development Course.
  • Assist PADI Course Directors in conducting instructor-level continuing education.

The learning materials you will need

You will need the PADI Course Director manual and the associated PADI slates etc to assist you when involved in IDC courses.

What do I need to start?

You must be a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer certification and at least 18 years old

Where can I go from here?

Each speciality has it's own unique value that will make you a more rounded PADI professional. Complete 5 specialities and you are well on your way to the PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer certification

Interested in the Instructor Course?

Contact John Campbell who will arrange a meeting at the dive centre to discuss your training needs. To book your place, complete the booking form, call us on 0118 9761729 or email us at info'at' (replace 'at' with @).

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