Category Archives: IDC Sabah

Join Our Award-Winning PADI Instructor Development Course!

The time has come again – we are accepting Go PRO candidates to join our PADI IDC Instructor Development Course in the November 2017 intake! The course begins on the 22nd November 2017 and directly following the IDC, the PADI … Continue reading

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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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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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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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