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PADI IDC – Ocean View. Why do your PADI IDC with them?

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Ocean View is a great place for you to become a PADI Instructor, why?

Well, for a start, Steve Prior is our Course Director.  He is very highly regarded within the diving industry. His knowledge goes far beyond diving. He understands the psychology of learning, and uses this psychology to create a relaxed learning environment for you.


Support from the time you sign up right through to the final exam

Steve’s IDCs are also unique because you get 2 for the price of 1. His wife, a PADI Master Instructor, is also there holding your hand through the whole experience.
You are looked after from the minute you sign up with the unique “Prior Knowledge” distance learning. The support continues right through the Instructors Exam, and Steve’s mentoring continues as you gain experience as a successful PADI Instructor.

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Support from start to finish

Ocean View – a busy 5 star IDC Centre

Ocean View is a large, bustling dive centre with great facilities. There’s a large retail area, a spacious classroom, on-site swimming pool, as well as a relaxing club bar. It’s located right on the south coast.  Fast and easy access links to London and Gatwick is only a 30 minute car journey away.

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Plenty of excitement

Work experience

Once you qualify as a PADI Instructor, following your PADI IDC – Ocean View you’ll be offered a work experience placement for 1 month.  Because we understand that new instructors still have lots to learn. And where better to gain your teaching experience? While you have the total support of the Ocean View Dive Team around you.  You can team teach with the highly experienced Instructors while you learn the full logistics of running courses.  You can take on more as and when your comfort zone expands, safe in the knowledge that you are insured and compliant with HSE regulations. 

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Use your new skills!

This busy dive centre has lots going on for you to get involved in.  There’s a vast retail area, air filling station, servicing booth, diving pool and bar all under one roof.  If you are planning to move into the diving industry, just think how good your CV could look after just 1 month!

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