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The IDC Dive Resort Punta Campanella Sorrento will be pleased to guide you to the achievement of this important career milestone. The Open Water IDC (Instructor Development Course) will be conducted by Massimo Casabianca, a Platinum Course Director with decades of experience, assisted by the highly qualified staff of Punta Campanella Diving. The diving center, located just a few meters from the sea, provides excellent logistics, and you will have access to any Aqualung Apex equipment you may need.

Become a PADI Instructor if you love scuba diving. Teaching allows you to share your passion by becoming a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor or Assistant Instructor. The Instructor Development Course (IDC) includes Assistant Instructor (AI) and Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI). After the IDC, you will take the Instructor Examination (IE) to obtain the PADI Instructor qualification.

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The IDC Course:

In just 10 days, you will acquire all the necessary knowledge to become a PADI Scuba Diving Instructor. Throughout the course, you will develop the skills required to structure future courses, enabling you to teach your students how to dive in the best and safest way possible. The classes will be led by Massimo Casabianca, one of the most renowned Course Directors internationally in the field of scuba diving. The training will include academic presentations in the classroom, with a focus on practical lessons both in confined and open water.

Prerequisites for the IDC Course:
  • Possession of a PADI Divemaster certification (or equivalent from other training organizations).
  • Completion of at least 60 dives (100 to participate in the IE - Instructor Examination).
  • Completion of an Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care course (CPR and First Aid) within the previous 24 months.
  • Possession of a medical certificate with clearance signed by a physician within the previous 12 months.

Why Choose Punta Campanella Diving Sorrento:

Joining us as an instructor provides the opportunity to explore global job opportunities.

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  • Emergency First Response (EFR) Course
  • Use of the Dive Careers E-learning platform with PADI educational materials
  • Weights, Tanks, and scuba equipment if necessary are included
  • Enriched Air Nitrox (EANx) Specialty
  • Emergency Oxygen Provider Specialty
  • Dedicated inflatable boat (RIB)
  • Instructor discounts on retail prices for scuba equipment purchases
  • Free Fun Dives before the course
  • Guidance from the Course Director during the Instructor Examination (IE)
  • 1 Welcome Bag from Punta Campanella Diving Sorrento

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