Open Water Scuba Instructor

The PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) is a 10-day training program, which teaches you how to instruct recreational scuba diving

During the IDC you will use the latest teaching techniques, the complete system of PADI support materials, and will be continuously assessed on your teaching and presentation skills

You will be required to give additional teaching presentations beyond that of the usual IDC Program. This gives you an added advantage not only during the final Instructor Examination (IE), but also prepare you for your future career as a diving professional.

Upon successful completion you will be awarded an IDC completion form, which is your passport to the IEIDC Nov 2018


  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a renewed PADI Divemaster or Assistant Instructor
  • Be certified in CPR within the last 24 months
  • Be a certified diver for at least 6 months
  • Have 60 logged dives
  • Have a current Medical Statement signed by a physician for fitness to dive

COURSE PRICE: 41,900 Thai Baht 

Included in the price:

  • IDC & EFR Instructor Training
  • Emergency Oxygen Provider Instructor Training
  • Free lunch every day
  • All equipment rental
  • Pass guaranteed
  • IDC T-shirt 
  • Accommodation reduced for 14 days of your program based on accommodation options. (contact us for more details)


  • Paper/Digital Version IDC Crew Pack: 
  • EFR Instructor Crew Pack:                     

PADI APPLICATION FEES: 2023 - (determined by and payable to PADI)

  • IDC Application:    $312.00 AUD
  • EFRI Application:   $215.00 AUD
  • Instructor Exam:    $1,055.00 AUD
  • Oxygen Provider Specialty Application Fee:  123.00 AUD
  • Specialty Instructor Application Fee per indiviual specialty chosen : $123.00 AUD          Book Now button dkblue 0104 md


It's Easy!  Simply choose and purchase the PADI E-learning option links below. The PADI E-learning system will present you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading.  Short quizzes let you gauge your progress, review and correct anything you might happen to miss.  This lets you move through the program efficiently and at your own pace.  On completion of your online training, the e-Learning course will be available for one year from the time of course registration.

Contact us directly for more information.