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Tips on the IDC Confined Water / Open Presentations

There are two in water components of you PADI Instructor Examination. They will be 1: a single skill confined water presentation conducted in a swimming pool and 2: one open water presentation containing two different skills and this will be conducted in open water. In confined water (pool) will teach a group (other I.E Candidates) how to do a skill from the confined water section of the PADI Open Water Course. PADI make this presentation quite easy for you as you will be provided with a preparation slate in your PADI IDC slate pack. You will hear these words frequently during your IDC, follow the slate and read the slate. [...]

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Tips on the IDC Classroom Presentation

During the you Instructor development course and at the Instructor Examination you will be required to do a Classroom Presentation. You will need to pass this presentation in order to become an PADI Instructor. You will be giving the question at the start of your PADI Instructor Examination. Your presentation topic will be an incorrect knowledge review. Most of these are from the PADI Open Water, Rescue and Divemaster courses. However you can get questions from the Advanced Open Water Course, Project Aware courses and the Peak Performance Buoyancy course. By and large, the presentation is not overly difficult. Once you get your h [...]

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10 Things You Can Do to Make Your IDC Easier

Here are a few tips to help you get through you Instructor Development Course. These are not tips to do when you arrive. They are to help you prepare BEFORE you arrive. Many candidates arrive unprepared and can struggle through the course. The IDC is not a course where you are taught the basics again, there simply will not be time. It is a course where you learn to teach. Here are some tips that will make your IDC easier. PADI assumes that you retained everything that you have learnt in your previous courses, Open Water Course, Advanced Open Water Course, Rescue Course and Divemaster course. The IDC is not the time to learn how to d [...]

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Darren Gaspari – PADI Gold Course Director Award 2018

After a great year teaching Instructor Development Courses at Aussie Divers Phuket, PADI Course Director Darren Gaspari received the converted Gold PADI Course Director Award. It was a fantastic award to receive and very humbling to be in the company of some of the world's best PADI Course Directors. Aussie Divers Phuket will be running monthly Instructor Development Courses every month for 2018. Book You PADI IDC With Aussie Divers Phuket Today [...]

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Turning Divers Pro From Around the World

Where will the next Aussie Divers Professional Come From? In a few short years Aussie Divers Phuket has come a long way. The Aussie Divers Phuket Recreation team have served scuba divers from over 107 different countries around the world, the PADI Pro team have also been busy. In the five years that Aussie Divers Phuket has been a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre they have trained PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors from a number of different countries including Australia, USA, England, Maldives, China, Belgium, France, Thailand, Germany, Holland, Austria, United Arab Emirates, Djibouti, South Africa, Pakistan and Serb [...]

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Turning Divers Pro From Around the World

In a few short year Aussie Divers Phuket has come a long way. The Aussie Divers Phuket Recreation team have served scuba divers from over 107 different countries around the world, the PADI Pro team have also been busy. In the couple of years that Aussie Divers Phuket has been a PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Centre they have trained PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors from a number of different countries including Australia, USA, England, Maldives, China, Belgium, France, Thailand, Germany, Holland, Austria, United Arab Emirates, Djibouti, South Africa, Pakistan and Serbia In addition to producing excellent scuba instructor [...]

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From Driver to PADI Instructor

Just a couple of short years ago Smith “Big” Buranastidporn applied for a job at Aussie Divers Phuket as a driver. Recognizing Big’s talent beyond a driver staff gave the drivers job to someone else and a job to Big as…. well… we weren’t really sure. What we did know at the time that Big was an excellent graphic artist. He designed the Aussie Divers Phuket logo that we use today. As Aussie Divers Phuket do with all their staff that wish to, we gave Big the opportunity to learn to scuba dive. Big turned out to be a natural under the water. Big started to work his way through the scuba diving ranks. Doing hi [...]

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The Best Instructor Development Center In Thailand

Here at Aussie Divers IDC Phuket we do not worry about the number of divers or IDC candidates we have, we worry exclusively about the quality of your education, be it one person or many, you'll never feel abandoned or bored when training, working or diving with us. Maintaining relationships before during and after any courses done with us is what Aussie Divers is all about. To help manage such a huge base of divers & industry professionals we built this diver network, connecting on every social media platform we can think of coupled with extremely helpful blog articles, to keep you engaged & to keep you engaged with us for the entirety of your diving career!