Monthly Archives: July 2014

Polly briefs the first dive of the day!

Polly, a PADI Instructor completing one of our Go PRO internship programs at our Gaya Island beach house, delivers the first dive of the day to our UK-based Camps International students. Our Go PRO internship programs are fully inclusive of … Continue reading

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The joy of teaching PADI Discover Scuba Diving.

Many PADI Instructors find conducting the PADI Discover Scuba Diving is not only a fantastic experience for their student diver, but it’s so incredibly rewarding for the professional diver! Though only a 1-day program, the enthusiasm experienced by the participants … Continue reading

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How does a PADI Instructor teach the CESA skill?

The CESA, or controlled emergency swimming ascent, is one of the most important scuba diving skills and is a performance requirement in both confined water and open water of the PADI Open Water Diver course! Candidates of our Instructor Development … Continue reading

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PADI Advanced Open Water is great fun to teach!

Many entry-level divers ask if it’s challenging to certify as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver. To this question all PADI Instructors will smile and say it’s one of their favourite courses to teach, even our resident Platinum PADI Course … Continue reading

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It’s time for the 4th Camps International group to learn SCUBA!

Teaching someone how to use a ‘self contained underwater breathing apparatus’ (aka. SCUBA) is not as easy to say as ‘diving’! Just as teaching is easier once experienced; much easier after the Instructor Development Course (IDC), in which a candidate … Continue reading

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The perfect IDC location in Borneo!

One of the most important factors in deciding on the dive training of an Instructor Development Course (IDC) is the location, and our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre on Gaya Island in Borneo offer plenty of attractive benefits! … Continue reading

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PADI Instructor gives direction for students to succeed!

During the last few weeks our PADI Instructors have taught the PADI Open Water Diver course to the highest standard of quality dive training that our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre is reputable for and one skill is … Continue reading

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Take advantage of good dive conditions!

During the ‘wet’ season, tropical countries typically experience more rain and dive conditions can be temperamental. With the experience of our team of PADI Instructors, good judgment must be used to attest whether it is, first and foremost, safe to … Continue reading

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Happy divers make good divers!

The awesome team of PADI professionals, based at our premier PADI 5 Star IDC beach house, always makes time to have fun because they work hard to provide the high standard of quality dive education for our clients! PADI Instructors … Continue reading

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Assessing skill performance in Open water.

Resident Platinum PADI Course Director Richard Swann conducts the last open water dive for his students from Camps International to certify them as PADI Open Water Divers! In the practical dive training for the open water dives, certain skills can … Continue reading

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