Category Archives: IDC Sabah

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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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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EFRI is a must have certification for PADI Instructors!

Our Go PRO interns didn’t stop their professional education when the PADI Instructor Examination (IE) closed because they must complete the Emergency First Response Instructor (EFRI) course as well to receive the status of PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI)! … Continue reading

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IE exam preparation is thorough during our IDC.

Go PRO intern John is one of our September PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) candidates and is fully experiencing the benefits of his Go PRO internship program. Professional internship programs to include the IDC are of a 1-month duration to … Continue reading

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Place your student on a ‘pedestal’.

Student divers will place an Instructor who possesses the qualities of a caring educator on a ‘pedestal’. The caring Instructor is defined by one who does just so – placing their students on a ‘pedestal’, conducting all activities with their … Continue reading

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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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