Achieving the PADI IDC Staff Instructor rating is a great way to add another course to your teaching options, as a IDC-S Instructor you will be able to conduct independently the Assistant Instructor course!
Because the IDC Staff Instructor Course is an integrated into the PADI IDC, you set the stage with the PADI Course Director to present topics in the IDC and help shape PADI Dive masters and Assistant Instructors into PADI Open Water Instructors.
Your training to become a PADI IDC Staff Instructor will involve four modules:
You will be assisting the PADI Course Director closely during a full IDC training, learn how to score the candidates knowledge development, confined and open water presentations, how to counsel and motivate them. The IDC-Staff instructor course is a rewarding course as you are actively involved in all parts of the PADI IDC training and receive very valuable tips and techniques from the PADI course director and experience firsthand the development process of new instructors.