New PADI Staff Instructors at Emperor Divers, Marsa Alam - Hannah, Tracy and Craig are now qualified to teach more instructor level courses, but more importantly, they have picked up tips and philosophies to help them teach all their future students even better - all while having a good laugh! Congratulations guys.
New PADI Instructor at Emperor Divers, Sharm- Tom collects his certificate after qualifying as PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors. The two day exam followed the PADI Instructor Development Course with PADI Course Director Steve Prior in Sharm, Egypt. Congratulations all.
Specialty Instructor Training at Emperor Divers, Sharm - What a wonderful location to be learning all about teaching PADI Specialty Courses on board the Emperor Dive boats in the Red Sea. PADI Course Director Steve Prior uses his unique style to pass on his tips of the trade to Mick and Tom.
New PADI IDC Staff Instructor at Emperor Divers, Sharm - Congratulations to Ryan who has qualified as PADI IDC Staff Instructor. Ryan found the course a great way to refresh and further his understanding of the PADI teaching system. He has been a very active PADI Instructor for the past 4 years and was amazed that he learnt something new every single day of the course. He believes that diving professionals should attend a PADI IDC every year to renew their enthusiasm for the sport.
PADI Instructor Development Course at Emperor Divers, Sharm, Egypt - There's plenty of fun and banter during this PADI IDC, dubbed the LIONS IDC as only the UK home nations are represented. During the Open Water Teaching Presentation, Tom takes control of Mick, who in turn, performs a rather perfect hover.
PADI IDC Preparation Course at Emperor Divers - It's not long into Steve's IDC Prep Course before Mick is smiling from ear to ear. He is amazed that he understands those really difficult physics questions about lifting bags and by lunchtime he is calling himself a maths geek!
PADI Instructor Refresher Day at Ocean View - Instructors new and seasoned, experienced and inexperienced gathered for an Instructor Refresher Day with PADI Course Director Steve Prior. They were all keen to start the year off on the right foot by refreshing their teaching skills and learning about the new PADI products. Steve was so pleased with the buzz that the day created that he has more Refresher Days planned. Contact Steve if you would like to attend an Instructor Refresher Day.
Discover Instructor Experience at Ocean View - There was standing room only in the pool as keen Ocean View divers enjoyed an insight into what it's like to be a PADI Scuba Instructor. PADI Course Director Steve Prior gave tips on how to conduct and control a pool session and they discovered that they had "Instructor Awareness" when they put it into practice in the on-site pool. Everyone was buzzing and the evening ended with a chat in the club bar where certificates were awarded.