PADI IDC Instructor Development Course dates

PADI IDC Instructor Development Course dates

Our PADI IDC instructor development course dates at PADI 5* IDDR Resort ‘Thresher Cove Resort’ can be found here.

Wake up, eat breakfast, dive, morning tea, dive, lunch, sleep. Dive, afternoon tea, enjoy a beer with another beautiful sunset, dinner, some small talk about the days diving, and sleep again … very stressful.

However, this is exactly what you can have during your PADI IDC at our PADI 5* IDDR Resort on Malapascua.

Summer 2019 special idc offer

After successfully completing your PADI IDC and PADI IE, we offer you an internship at Thresher Cove Resort.

  • First of all, assist our instructors during the courses they teach and gain real life experience.
  • Secondly, up to 2 months free shared accommodation at our air conditioned dorm room.
  • Thirdly, free breakfast in our restaurant during the IDC, PADI IE, MSDT Prep and internship for up to 2 months.

Come and join us and enjoy the free prep IDC course at PADI 5* IDDR Resort ‘Thresher Cove Resort‘ on Malapascua. First of all, during the IDC prep course you will practice the dive theory and the skills circuit in confined water. Secondly, on top of that you will start practicing Rescue exercise #7, unconscious diver at the surface.  Furthermore the prep IDC has already a few workshops in confined water. Don’t miss out!

Most importantly, during our PADI IDC we continue with your instructor education. First of all enjoy our swimming pool at the resort for confined water. Secondly we will bring you to local dive sites for your open water training.

Moreover, in our PADI IDC programs free accommodation in a dorm room is included. To clarify, this is offered for the duration of the IDC and the PADI IE. Secondly, two PADI specialty instructor courses are also included for free. That is to say, the Nitrox Instructor specialty (you must be certified at Nitrox diver level). Secondly, the Emergency Oxygen Provider Instructor specialty.

PADI Instructor Development Course Dates
PADI IDC Instructor Development Course Dates

PADI IE February 2019

EFRI=Emergency First Response Instructor

IE=Instructor Examination

IDC=Instructor Development Course

July-August 2019

Platinum PADI Course Director Richard Reardon will teach this IDC program

  • 26th July – 8th August IDC including EFRI
  • 9 + 10 August IE
  • 11 – 13 August specialty instructor training

Sept-Oct 2019

12 x Platinum and current Gold PADI Course Director Camille Lemmens teaches this PADI IDC

  • 29th September – 7th October IDC
  • 10th October EFRI
  • 8 + 9 October IE
  • 11 – 13 October specialty instructor training

Nov-December 2019

Last but not least, our last PADI IDC of 2019 on Malapascua. Gold PADI Course Director and 12 x Platinum Course Director Camille Lemmens teaches this program

  • 23rd November – 1st December IDC
  • 2nd December EFRI
  • 4 + 5 December IE
  • 6 – 9 December specialty instructor training

In addition, more dates to follow soon for 2020.

Contact me for more detailed information on any of these PADI IDC programs.

In short, hope to see you soon!

PADI Application fees for 2019

To clarify, please note that all PADI application fees are directly payable to PADI. First of all by cheque, Secondly by credit card. Thirdly by bank draft to the Examiner at the PADI IE. Moreover, please note it is PADI’s policy not to accept cash or EFTPOS at PADI IE programs.

Divemaster Application AUS$ 210 (Australian Dollar)

IDC Application AUS$ 267 (Australian Dollar)

PADI IE Application AUS$ 930 (Australian Dollar)

MSDT Application AUS$ 144 (Australian Dollar) or MSDT Application online AUS$ 134 (Australian Dollar)

Specialty Instructor Application; First of all Method 1, with a Course Director is AUS$ 106 (Australian Dollar). To clarify, Specialty Instructor Application fees are per PADI Specialty Instructor rating. Secondly,  Method 2 is AUS$ 168 (Australian Dollar)

IDCS Application AUS$ 173 (Australian Dollar)

EFRI application AUS$ 184 (Australian Dollar) (incl. Primary, Secondary and Care for Children)