The PADI IDC Staff Instructor course is designed to provide PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainers with the additional training necessary to staff PADI Instructor Development programs. This course builds upon the IDC Staff Instructor candidate’s experience and abilities as a dive educator while concentrating on developing evaluation and counselling skills. Through independent study, classroom sessions, guided evaluation training and an internship, IDC Staff Instructor candidates learn to teach the PADI Assistant Instructor course and assist with instructor development programs.
Every PADI Instructor should set a personal goal to become an IDC Staff Instructor within 1-2 years of doing their IDC. There are many reasons for this, including
Another great reason to become an IDC Staff Instructor is that its a prerequisite for becoming a PADI Master Instructor, and of course a PADI Course Director.
During our IDC Staff Instructor program you'll get personalised training in all aspects of teaching at instructor development level, as well as evaluation and counselling techniques. You will also have the opportunity to refine and fine-tune your teaching skills with the hands on guidance of your Course Director, Gary Brennand.
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