Category Archives: IDC Kota Kinabalu

Pre-IDC Confined Water Presentation Workshop at Downbelow

Before the official start of the PADI Instructor Development Course at Dive Downbelow PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre, resident PADI Platinum Course Director Richard Swann dedicated a day in the pool at Manukan Island to introduce our June 2017 … Continue reading

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Join our June 2017 PADI Instructor Development Course!

Are you ready to Go PRO? Come and join the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) at Dive Downbelow PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre where our dedicated Go PRO team are ready to assist you, and our resident PADI Platinum … Continue reading

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IDC Course Asia is BACK!

Greetings everyone! It has been a while but IDC Course Asia is BACK and do we have news for you. The past years have been an awesome ride – 100% success rates for all our PADI IDC candidates, inspiring stories … Continue reading

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Start teaching boat safety rules ASAP!

  Young marine enthusiasts from SEASFiRE and Mont Kiara International School in Kuala Lumpur visit our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre on Gaya Island as part of their continuing dive education adventure! When a student diver enters into … Continue reading

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SEASFiRE continue their dive adventure!

SEASFiRE visit our premier PADI 5 Star IDC Dive Centre for the second year in a row to learn all about marine conservation whilst having scuba diving fun on PADI courses with our PADI Instructors! Resident Platinum PADI Course Director … Continue reading

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Certifying independent divers!

If a student diver asks an Instructor, ‘Why do I have to do this?’ The shortest answer is, that they must be independent! PADI Standards are studied in-depth during the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) and our Go PRO team … Continue reading

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Kerry evaluates Maria’s briefing for snorkeling.

  Local PADI Divemaster Go PRO intern Kerry attentively listens to international intern Maria who is on the way to completing the performance requirements of her own PADI Divemaster course at our Gaya Island beach house! Kerry has achieved so … Continue reading

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Learning to teach on the PADI Divemaster skills circuit workshop.

Skills circuit workshop is conducted as part of the PADI Divemaster course and introduces student divers to demonstrating dive skills. PADI Master Instructor Paul begins the workshop for our local and international Go PRO interns in the large field area … Continue reading

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Inspire others to experience the marine environment!

It’s not enough to provide superb skills of supervision and control during activities, a PADI professional must inspire their students to protect the beauty of our marine environment because after all, it’s the same fascination that led a dive educator … Continue reading

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September IE in Kota Kinabalu is blessed with great weather!

Recently, the weather in Kota Kinabalu has offered all the amazing tropical climates Borneo has to offer! Instructor Development Course (IDC) candidates Andy, John and Cindy were lucky to have experienced the many faces of mother nature, from surge and … Continue reading

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