The Instructor Development Course (IDC) is the cornerstone of PADI’s professional-level training. The course focuses on preparing you to function as a PADI Assistant Instructor or Open Water Scuba Instructor by introducing you to the complete PADI System.
PADI Specialty Instructor Courses is designed for PADI Assistant Instructors and all levels of PADI Instructor who would like to learn to teach a wide array of exciting courses in special interest areas.
PADI Emergency First Response Instructor course is required for all Instructor candidates taking the PADI Instructor Development Course. And because the course isn’t a diving specific first aid course, divers of any level and non-divers can join to become Emergency First Response Instructors.
The PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer rating sets you apart from other dive instructors by showing your commitment to continuing your dive training and being prepared to help others continue their training as well.
As a seasoned PADI Instructor, you have wisdom and experience to share with up-and-coming PADI leaders. And, you know that continuing your education never ends. As an IDC Staff Instructor, you help bring up the next generation of PADI Instructors while gaining in-depth instructor-trainer knowledge.