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The Adventure Club is the only PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Course (IDC) center where you can become a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor on Koh Phi Phi in Thailand.
Are you looking for something extraordinary? To do something others can only dream of? To help people transform their lives? To open doors you didn’t even know existed?
All of this, and more, awaits you as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor.
The PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) program is one of two distinct components of PADI’s Instructor Development Course (IDC), the core of PADI Instructor training.
The first portion is the Assistant Instructor course followed by the Open Water Scuba Instructor program.
The IDC will be run every 2 months on Phi Phi island.
Contact email@example.com for informations and bookings.
Each IDC package also includes Nitrox Instructor (need to be a certified Nitrox Diver)
|IDC (AI + OWSI)||26 NOV – 02 DEC 2017||35,500 Baht|
|GO PRO (IDC + EFRI)||26 NOV – 03 DEC 2017||40,500 Baht|
|IDC STAFF||26 NOV – 02 DEC 2017||20,000 Baht|
|INSTRUCTOR EXAM (IE)||04 DEC- 05 DEC 2017||$865 AUD|
|IDC (AI + OWSI)||27 JAN – 02 FEB 2018||35,500 Baht|
|GO PRO (IDC + EFRI)||27 JAN – 03 FEB 2018||40,500 Baht|
|IDC STAFF||27 JAN – 02 FEB 2018||20,000 Baht|
|INSTRUCTOR EXAM (IE)||04 FEB- 05 FEB 2018||$865 AUD|
|IDC (AI + OWSI)||27 MAR – 02 APR 2018||35,500 Baht|
|GO PRO (IDC + EFRI)||27 MAR – 03 APR 2018||40,500 Baht|
|IDC STAFF||27 MAR – 02 APR 2018||20,000 Baht|
|INSTRUCTOR EXAM (IE)||04 APR- 05 APR 2018||$865 AUD|
|IDC (AI + OWSI)||27 MAY – 02 JUN 2018||35,500 Baht|
|GO PRO (IDC + EFRI)||27 MAY – 03 JUN 2018||40,500 Baht|
|IDC STAFF||27 MAY – 02 JUN 2018||20,000 Baht|
|INSTRUCTOR EXAM (IE)||05 JUN- 06 JUN 2018||$865 AUD|
|IDC (AI + OWSI)||28 JULY – 03 AUG 2018||35,500 Baht|
|GO PRO (IDC + EFRI)||26 JULY – 04 AUG 2018||40,500 Baht|
|IDC STAFF||28 JULY – 03 AUG 2018||20,000 Baht|
|INSTRUCTOR EXAM (IE)||04 AUG- 05 AUG 2018||$865 AUD|
|IDC (AI + OWSI)||22 SEPT – 28 SEPT 2018||35,500 Baht|
|GO PRO (IDC + EFRI)||22 SEPT – 29 SEPT 2018||40,500 Baht|
|IDC STAFF||22 SEPT – 28 SEPT 2018||20,000 Baht|
|INSTRUCTOR EXAM (IE)||30 SEPT- 01 OCT 2018||$865 AUD|
|IDC (AI + OWSI)||23 NOV – 29 NOV 2018||35,500 Baht|
|GO PRO (IDC + EFRI)||22 NOV – 30 NOV 2018||40,500 Baht|
|IDC STAFF||23 NOV – 29 NOV 2018||20,000 Baht|
|INSTRUCTOR EXAM (IE)||01 DEC- 02 DEC 2018||$865 AUD|
|Instructor Examination Fee (IE)||890 AUD|
|IDC Application Fee||257 AUD|
|EFRI & Care for Children Processing Fee||177 AUD|
|Specialties Processing Fee||101 AUD|
|PADI now requires the teaching instructor to own all student and teaching materials, and all IDC candidates will be required to to buy an IDC crew pack as listed below. Note: Our material prices reflect a 25% discount from the usual retail prices charged by PADI or their retailers. IDC crew packs come without the PADI Instructor Manual as that is now included in the DM crew pack. Candidates that did their DM prior to 2010 will receive a free download of the Instructor Manual.|
|PADI IDC Crew Pack Basic||19,400 baht|
|EFR Instructor Manual||4,500 baht|
It’s about life transformations—both yours and those around you.
The fun part of instructor training is interacting with course participants while creating friendships that continue long after the course concludes.
You’ll begin networking with other professionals and begin to explore PADI Pro Diving Jobs worldwide.
You’ll also have the opportunity to continue your professional education by participating in specialty instructor courses.
Thich train you to teach specialties after instructor certification.
The challenging part of the PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor course is your personal commitment to the training.
The PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor course requires you to complete all the self-study Knowledge Reviews before the course begins and to prepare daily assignments for teaching presentations daily.
Organization and dedication are key.
During the PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor course you’ll learn how to apply the PADI System of Education by presenting at least
You will also attend and participate in the following 14 curriculum presentations:
You will demonstrate competence at:
During the course you’ll need to demonstrate competency in Dive theory by passing a five-part theory exam scoring 75% on each part .
After becoming a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, you will be able to conduct the entire range of PADI programs from Discover Scuba Diving up to Divemaster.
You may also choose to acquire specialty instructor ratings in areas of interest, such as Digital Underwater Photographer or Enriched Air Diver.
You will need to equip yourself with all the basic scuba gear as well as two scuba signaling devices —one audible and one visual.
The Learning Materials You Need
The PADI Instructor Development Course crewpak includes all the materials needed to prepare for the Instructor Development Course. The 23-item pack includes:
To qualify for training as a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor, you must:
Bent Posejpal – PADI Gold Course Director
Bent Posejpal is one of a group of select PADI Course Directors who holds one of the highest rating PADI has to offer, the Gold Level.
This means that he outshines the competition in knowledge, experience and professional standards.
Bent was recently presented with an award for 20 years of outstanding service as a member of PADI, and is probably now the most experienced course director in all of Thailand.
Bent’s knowledge of the PADI system of diving education is second to none. Bent has been diving Phuket since 1989.
Send us an email to discuss what is the next step: firstname.lastname@example.org
We are located on Phi Phi Island, which is about 50 kilometers from the mainland.
To dive or snorkel with us you will need to book accommodation on Phi Phi Island.
If you are staying on the mainland it will not be possible to get to and from Phi Phi Island within the same day.