Category Archives: IDC Sabah

Instructor develops with student!

With each student a PADI Instructor will develop their instructional abilities more and more, and especially if students’ continue their dive education with the same Instructor! Along, one of our experienced and committed PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors conducts courses … Continue reading

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Career direction starts with our Go PRO team!

Resident Platinum PADI Course Director Richard Swann leads our Go PRO team of PADI Instructor Trainers to provide our upcoming Go PRO IDC candidates a pathway to success in becoming PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors! Our next Instructor Development Course … Continue reading

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Get involved in all areas of dive operations!

The best learning methodologies come from experience. As with many jobs, practice is necessary to hone skills and this is especially true for dive instruction. Missy, one of our Go PRO internship candidates completing the pre-requisites to apply for the … Continue reading

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Moving forward with eLearning!

eLearning is fast becoming a popular route for student divers to fulfill the dive theory requirements of their PADI course and there is a bounty of benefits to the modern learning method. It’s faster, user-friendly and very flexible for the … Continue reading

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Everybody has a physical limit!

Many a student diver asks why they have to complete the water skills assessment of the PADI Open Water Diver course! There are a lot of reasons for the dive educator to conduct the tests of water skills, such as … 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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PADI IDC Graduate Teaches Student Effortlessly

Our recent PADI IDC graduate Ian has started teaching the PADI Open Water course and this is just a couple of weeks after successfully completing the PADI Instructor Examination (IE). Thanks to the nurturing he and the other IDC candidates … Continue reading

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PADI IDC May 2014 Candidates Start Speciality Instructor Training with the Emergency O2 Provider Speciality

One of the most important specialities that any professional dive instructor should posses is the O2 Provider Instructor Speciality. This course imparts knowledge on instructors how to teach divers how to breathe easy and recognise conditions that can be treated … Continue reading

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Latest Certified Dive Instructors Coming Out of Downbelow Borneo

All round success! We are proud to announce that the entire PADI IDC class of May 2014 from Downbelow has graduated and are now fully qualified PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors. This group of 7 IDC candidates completed their exams successfully … 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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