PADI IDC Staff Instructor

Course Requirements

  • PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer certification
  • 18 years old

Topics covered

  • Mastery of instructor-level dive theory, knowledge development teaching presentations and confined water teaching presentations
  • Audit a complete IDC

Materials needed for the course

  • PADI Course Director Manual
  • Confined Water Presentation Evaluation Slate
  • Open Water Presentation Evaluation Slate
  • All IDC required materials

Course Duration

  • Two course days plus a complete IDC audit

Cost - P.O.A. + Materials

Course Dates - Course run on request

Similar to the partnership between AIs and Instructors, IDC Staff Instructors work with Course Directors as important team members in the instructor training process. As an IDC Staff Instructor, you may staff instructor development programs and instructor-level continuing education courses. You can also teach the PADI Assistant Instructor course - a responsibility only you and PADI Course Directors share.

This course will be conducted at:

Looe Divers PADI 5 Star CDC Center S-7918
Marine Drive
PL13 2DQ

All bookings for this course are made through Looe Divers.

PADI IDC Staff Instructors can:

  • Teach PADI Assistant Instructor courses
  • Help PADI Course Directors conduct the PADI Instructor Development Course
  • Help PADI Course Directors conduct instructor -level continuing education

For further details on the PADI IDC Staff Instructor course please contact our Course Director Simon Ross Deveau for details on: 01580 891711 or email us at:

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