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? Check this page out!

You can start your IDC online now. During the Covid19 situation. Work from the comfort of your home. You can complete presentations with me and all exams.  Currently allowed by PADI until 31st December. Contact us for more details.

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? We offer daily thresher shark dives. Most importantly though, participate in a PADI IDC with a very experienced 13 X Platinum PADI Course Director. Last but not least, Camille teaches the new 2019 IDC curriculum. 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 165 programs to date. That are well over 600 IDC candidates. In addition, over 2100 PADI Instructor level specialty courses. He has also certified another 700 instructors at various other levels. Most noteworthy, PADI IDC Staff instructors. Add also Emergency First Responder Instructors to that tally. All this experience, he shares with you!

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. Dry and wet workshops alike! Just to name a few. There are plenty more. It’s all in there. You want to learn new things? Join the fun! Camille will be able to help you out. It’s valuable and well worth your time and money!

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? We also include breakfast for up to 2 months. That’s what I call a good offer! Ask for more details.

Why choose us

Why choose us

The February 2019 PADI IDC at PADI 5* IDDR Resort ‘ Thresher Cove Resort’

You are looking for professional courses? Add to this experienced staff in a relaxed and laid back atmosphere. Look no further, you found it! The first step on your road to become an instructor? Contact us! Ask us for more details.

Furthermore, we offer an air  conditioned classroom, an onsite swimming pool and restaurant. How about our private beach? Convenience all around.

So, what are you waiting for? Contact us and get more detailed information on your PADI IDC or Divemaster internship. Don’t miss out. Join us now and start your adventure.