Category Archives: IDC Kota Kinabalu

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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Student divers follow a natural leader.

An Instructor Development Course (IDC) at our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre is intensive, and it must be, to test your leadership abilities until it’s natural! IDC candidates find the most challenging aspect of dive instruction is underwater … Continue reading

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Preparing student divers for confined water dive skills.

Each confined water dive briefing is provided with a section of knowledge development, which corresponds to the chapters of the course manual. From many years of instructional experience with the PADI Open Water course, our full time and dedicated team … Continue reading

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The first group from Camps International tries on equipment!

It’s a busy summer for the next few weeks at our premier PADI 5 Star IDC beach house on Gaya Island, but our island team of PADI professionals have been expecting the young adventurers’ and their ready! First thing in … Continue reading

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Pablo gives homework for his PADI Open Water students!

One of our full time PADI Instructors, Pablo, is discussing the homework to prepare for the following day of the PADI Open Water Diver course to his 4 new students. The manual provided to students is one of the educational … Continue reading

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Rare Marine Animal Makes Special Appearance at Tunku Abdul Rahman Park

Our future Marine Scientist students from the Cardiff University who are staying at our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre received a special and rare treat during one of their dives when a rare Porcupine Stingray made a special appearance … Continue reading

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Achieve Professional Dive Instructor Status via Downbelow’s PADI IDC Internship in Borneo Asia

Today is the start of the PADI Instructor Examination (IE) for our May PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) candidates. It will end tomorrow with the in-water skills presentation. These 2 days will be the most important days for our potential … Continue reading

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PADI IDC Borneo Candidates All Ready for PADI IE Tomorrow

Tomorrow is the day for PADI Instructor Examination for Kota Kinabalu and all of Downbelow’s candidates are prepared and ready for it. Some of them might feel the butterflies in the stomach tomorrow morning but that is normal – as … Continue reading

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Start Your Career as a Professional Dive Instructor with Downbelow Today

Our May 2014 PADI IDC candidates all happy and cannott wait to get into the water during their first in-water day at our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre, Borneo Asia. Guiding them is Platinum PADI Course Director Richard Swann … Continue reading

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Expanding our PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre to expand your experience!

We are extending our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre on Gaya Island, Borneo, with anticipation of more clients to arrive, which offers a great experience for our clients, our island team and Go PRO interns alike! Our first … Continue reading

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