Why choose us

Why choose us

Yes, why choose us at PADI 5* IDDR Resort ‘Thresher Cove resort’ on Malapascua in the Philippines? Looking to start your PADI IDC or your Divemaster internship course?

First of all, we work with small groups. Secondly you will receive lots of personal attention during your course. Thirdly, where can you dive with thresher sharks? Most importantly though, participate in a PADI IDC with a very experienced 12 X Platinum PADI Course Director.  Check out PADI Course Director Camille Lemmens’ profile here.


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. Gain real life experience accordingly.
  • Secondly, up to 2 months free shared accommodation. This is at our shared, air conditioned dorm room.
  • Thirdly, free breakfast in our restaurant. During the IDC, PADI IE, MSDT Prep and internship for up to 2 months.

Since 2003 Camille teaches PADI IDC programs. Over 160 programs to date. That are over 600 IDC candidates. In addition, well over 2100 PADI Instructor level specialty courses. He has also certified another 700 instructors at various other levels. Most noteworthy, PADI IDC Staff instructors but also Emergency First Responder Instructors.

Enjoy the many workshops he integrates during his PADI IDC program. How about CESA workshops in confined and open water? Furthermore control-, descent-, Discover Scuba Diving-, knot tying- and rescue course workshops. It’s all in there, just to name a few.

During your PADI Divemaster internship or course, you will also receive plenty of extras. That is, besides good and professional tuition. For starters how about free accommodation in our dorm room for one month? Or free fun dives on top of your guaranteed amount of training dives?

Why choose us

Why choose us

The February PADI IDC at PADI 5* IDDR Resort ‘ Thresher Cove Resort’

If you are looking for professional courses with experienced staff in a relaxed and laid back atmosphere. Look no further, you found it!

Furthermore, we offer an air  conditioned classroom, an onsite swimming pool and restaurant. Convenience all around. Even more interesting, we offer you free breakfast for the duration of your PADI IDC and PADI IE at the restaurant.

So, what are you waiting for? Contact us and get more detailed information on your PADI IDC or Divemaster internship.