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Instructor Examination [IE]

Instructor Examination [IE]

Your PADI Instructor Examinations in Phuket

The IE or Instructor Examination is the final step in becoming a certified PADI Open Water Scuba Diving Instructor. This is how PADI ensures that only the highest quality of scuba divers become PADI Pro’s and continue to keep the scuba diving industry safe and reliable.

The IE consists of a variety of different exams and tasks over two days, culminating in your graduation ceremony. The different parts and general timetable for the IE is explained below.

PADI IE Day Aussie Divers Phuket

PADI IE Day Aussie Divers Phuket

Day 1 – Saturday

IE Orientation and Registration: Time: 7:30 AM

Location: Alpina Phuket Nalina Resort & Spa: 7/1 Ketkwan Road, Kata Beach, Karon District, A.Muang Phuket 83100 Thailand

The IE is a standardized, objective evaluation conducted by Instructor Examiners from PADI Asia-Pacific Headquarters.

This is the schedule we usually have in Phuket, Thailand

Tonny Preparation IE Presentation Aussie Divers

Tonny Preparation IE Presentation Aussie Divers

8:30am – Commence Theory and Standards Exams

5-part theory exam Physics, Physiology, Equipment, Skills & Environment and the PADI Recreational Dive Planner – multiple choice, true/false, 12 questions

PADI Systems, Standards & Procedures exam – multiple choice, open book, 50 question exam – 90 minutes

12:00pm – Classroom Presentations

2:30pm – Confined Water Presentations – Kata Big Rock Pool

Demonstrate a five skill circuit as detailed by the Examiners
Perform 1 Confined Water Teaching Presentation

PADI IDC Confined Water Aussie Divers

PADI IDC Confined Water Aussie Divers

Day 2 – Sunday

7:30am – Kata Beach – PADI Briefing

Perform 1 Open Water Teaching Presentation with two skills

8:30am – Rescue Scenarios – Open Water Presentations

11:30am – Closing Ceremony

Ending ceremony, now you are a PADI Instructor!!!

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Happy New Instructors Aussie Divers IDC

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