Bursting with Pride at PADI IE

 “You had me bursting with pride and the occasional tear watching you develop as instructors throughout this IDC and IE. “  – Tom, Master Instructor, Scotland The PADI IE was its usual roller-coaster of emotions.  Each segment of the exam started with nervous trepidation and ended in handshakes, back-slaps and fist pumps. Watch the video. As another PADI Instructor Exam ends,...
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Distance Learning – what it can do for you!

“Distance Learning – It’s personal and it’s for the learner.” – David, Canada “Distance Learning? It’s a No Brainer!” This is just one of the many comments that I’ve heard! Your PADI IDC will certainly be the most important diving course that you’ll ever take in your life.  It’s about finding out how people learn, and how...
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PADI IDC ends on a high

“The trip over here was worth every penny, especially meeting all these fabulous people that I have the privilege to be on the same team with. “  – David, Canada   Thanks for coming ALL the way from: Canada!! Saudi Arabia!! Scotland!! Spain!!… Guernsey!! Zanzibar!! England!! Just to do the PADI IDC with us!! Thank you all!  That’s thanks to all 8 PADI IDC...
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New PADI Divemaster

“I have learnt so much!  Not only on my own course, but from observing the IDC candidates too.”  – Katie, new PADI Divemaster   Congratulations to Katie who qualified as a new PADI Divemaster today. Katie’s Divemaster course was run along-side the PADI IDC at Reef Oasis Beach Resort, Sharm. It was a fantastic example of how multilevel training benefits the participants...
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Does Practice Make Perfect?

“Stop teaching and allow people to learn”  – Steve Prior, PADI Platinum Course Director   Steve has been telling his PADI IDC candidates to allow their students to learn, but does he adhere to the adage himself? Does he allow his own people to learn? How much practice is involved in a PADI IDC? Well, the whole team is now in resort and the PADI IDC Sharm at Reef Oasis Dive...
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