A Course Directors view of a PADI IDC

Now we are back in the UK following the Sharm IDC.  Jan and I thought it would be a good idea to make a video looking at a PADI IDC  from our perspective. Take a look! you might find it interesting. It shows some of the thought processes that we go through during the course of teaching people to become PADI...
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PADI IDC at Emperor Divers April 2011

If you want to see what goes on in an Instructor Development Course and what it takes to become a Scuba Diving Instructor,  take a look at this video clip!
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PADI IDC in Sharm el Sheikh

The day following the EFRi course saw another three people join the group. Lorraine, an old friend from UK (old only in the fact that we have known her for a long time!) joined us to help Staff the course. Lorraine did her IDC with us around 4 years ago, and very shortly afterwards became a PADI IDC Staff Instructor. It’s good to have her around to help! Alan and Phil joined the team. They...
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EFR Instructor Training in Sharm el Sheikh

Yvonne and Keith arrived in Sharm yesterday, they had met in the Hotel last night, but still didn’t know each other very well. That was all going to change! They had both travelled from the UK to join our Instructor Development Course which starts tomorrow. But today, they were first going to learn about becoming an instructor to teach First Aid. A Perfect way to form a bond! As you can...
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Platinum Course Director

Wow, I have so many people to thank!! I have just received an email from PADI telling me that I am one of only 57 Course Directors Worldwide that has received the coveted status of “Platinum Course Director” I am so proud that I have achieved this status every single year since it started in 2005. Of course, I have so many people to thank. Janet for one, she is so supportive, and...
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