get ready for the diving season after pandemic is over - start your study now
We offer additional mentoring / coaching assistance - workshops - work experience after you have passed - and more!!!!
Courses will be held regularly to coincide with the Instructor exam when we are back in business. CDC also offers a work off program (over 11 weeks) to pay for your IDC tuition fees !!!
*further discounts for group bookings; loyalty programs and work-offs for your Cairns Dive instructor training. Join us at Cairns Dive Centre for your PADI instructor development training
all IDC online learning; IDC and instructor slates, dive knowledge workbooks ++**
paid direct to PADI via credit card + optional PADI specialty instructor fees
During the IDC and after you become an Instructor will be required to have access to all student Course Materials
You are expected to have all the equipment required as a PADI Instructor as defined in the PADI Instructor manual for your PADI instructor development training
Failure is not an option!!!! We offer unique access to additional material not available elsewhere to maximise you passing the IE and kick start your career as an Instructor
*prices as per PADI price schedule - does not include optional accommodation $100 a night staying with me on MV kangaroo explorer. prices subject to change so contact us to confirm
NEW PADI IDC courses starting every two months (prior to PADI instructor exam)*
Cairns Dive Centre offers the comprehensive new full IDC program and Emergency First Response Instructor program (EFRI). We include access to extensive instructor development material not available anywhere else as well as learning, tips and techniques for the IDC and post IDC information.
10 days if the student is already a first aid instructor
11 days including the EFRI
There are an optional 2 days of intensive theory, diving and rescue review pre IDC training for readiness as an option.
**Please note this does not include 2 days for the PADI instructor exam (IE) .
Cairns Dive Centre's 5 star training facility in Cairns, Coastal Fitzroy Island and on the Outer Great Barrier Reef!
Prerequisites for the PADI IDC are:
18 years of age
First aid and CPR certified
You have a Professional dive medical not older than 12 months
Dive Master Certification
You have logged 100 dives
PADI online IDC course completed successfully prior to start of course
What we offer:
Unique total packages all with Individual attention in a small personalised setting
Flexible options that can include the following
- IDC tuition
- Additional optional specialty training
- Unique mentoring and coaching services before, during after you are qualified
- Total IDC packages that can include pre-IDC assessments
- Accommodation during the IDC on board ‘kangaroo explorer’ staying with the course director
Professional instruction from an accredited executive coach and trainer
Classroom, confined water, open water, rescue, Introductory diving,
options to stay on MV kangaroo explorer
dive on the reef (Fitzroy island) during the IDC
Tuition fee only $1595