Welcome to our PADI IDC programs on Malapascua

Welcome to our PADI IDC programs on Malapascua at PADI 5* IDDR Resort ‘Thresher Cove Resort’.

Ever thought of leaving your office behind? It’s time to dive over the edge and dive in all the way. Come and join our PADI IDC since we will look after you.

During the current Covid19 situation, we offer the IDC online option. Complete online presentations and all exams with me. Keep busy and further your career. Use your time during the lock down or quarantine. Currently allowed until 31st December 2020. Take full advantage! Certainly worthwhile checking in with us. Ask for more detailed information.


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.

First of all our PADI IDC programs offer small groups and lots of personal attention. Secondly we can offer great facilities, including a dedicated classroom and on site pool. Most importantly though, we have a very experienced multi award winning 13 x and current Platinum and 1 x Gold PADI Course Director. Camille is more than willing to share his vast knowledge and experience during his PADI IDC programs. In 2020 Camille received once more the Platinum PADI Course Director rating.

OUR PADI IDC SCHEDULE FOR 2020, pending on travel restrictions;

23rd November 

Check out our testimonials page. Here you can see what former candidates of PADI Course Director Camille Lemmens thought of his PADI IDC’s.

Welcome to our PADI IDC programs on Malapascua

Welcome to our PADI IDC programs on Malapascua

The February 2019 PADI IDC candidates

PADI 5* IDDR Resort ‘Thresher Cove Resort’ is tucked away in a nice cove with a private beach at the north eastern part of Malapascua. As a result, you find yourself at a quiet part of the island where you won’t be distracted during your PADI IDC. Nonetheless, all Malapascua’s other beaches are within walking distance. You don’t have to miss out if you want or need a change of scenery for a day or evening.

At ‘Thresher Cove Resort’ we have an on site swimming pool plus dorm rooms with shared bathroom facilities. For the duration of your PADI IDC and PADI IE we offer free dorm room use.

The resorts restaurant offers an attractive menu with plenty of local and international food options. At the restaurant we also offer free breakfast for the duration of your PADI IDC and the PADI IE.

Welcome to our PADI IDC programs on Malapascua

Welcome to our PADI IDC programs on Malapascua

The early morning dive on the way to Monad Shoal to see the thresher sharks

We offer regular PADI IDC programs.

Camille also offers all other IDC related courses, like PADI Specialty Instructor or IDC Staff Instructor courses. Do you want to become a PADI Course Director yourself? Talk to us, we can also offer Course Director internships.

Contact us for more detailed information on our PADI IDC programs, Divemaster internships or other IDC related courses.

See you soon!