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PADI IDC Thailand

Dive Instructor Course Phuket Thailand

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Change lifestyle, unlock your Scuba Diving Career with the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) in Thailand – Phuket

PADI IDC Thailand – are you passionate about scuba diving and dream of sharing your underwater world with others? The Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) and All4Diving Thailand offers the perfect pathway to turn your passion into a rewarding career. Our PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) is your gateway to becoming a certified scuba diving instructor, enabling you to teach and inspire others to explore the depths of the ocean.

PADI IDC Thailand your new office

PADI IDC Thailand – your new office

The PADI IDC Thailand is the final step to change your lifestyle and reach the best job in the world – PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (PADI OWSI).

Choosing All4Diving for your PADI IDC Thailand means investing in a world-class education that will open doors to exciting career opportunities in the scuba diving industry.
At All4Diving, we’re not just another dive center; we’re your gateway to excellence in scuba diving instruction. Since 1995, All4Diving has continually improved its IDC program with an impressive 100% IDCs success rate. Today we are the most PADI awarded 5 Star CDC center of Phuket, Thailand.

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PADI IDC Thailand Change Your Lifestyle
PADI IDC Thailand Change Your Lifestyle
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Become PADI Dive Instructor with All4Diving

Why Choose PADI IDC in Thailand?

Dive into a Thriving Career:
Join the ranks of respected scuba diving professionals worldwide. PADI instructors are in high demand, and our certification is globally recognized. Whether you dream of working at a tropical dive resort or leading expeditions to exotic dive sites, PADI IDC Thailand opens doors to exciting career opportunities.

PADI IDC Thailand Comprehensive Training:
Our PADI IDC Thailand program covers everything you need to become a confident and knowledgeable dive instructor. We leave no stone unturned in your journey to becoming a PADI Scuba Instructor. Our IDC program covers every aspect of dive theory, teaching methods, and practical skills, ensuring you are fully prepared for the Instructor Examination (IE).

PADI Awarded Course Director
Learn from the best in the industry. Our experienced PADI Course Director will guide you through the IDC, offering valuable insights and mentorship to help you reach your full potential as an instructor.

Join a Global Community
When you become a PADI instructor, you become part of a global community of passionate divers and educators. Connect with like-minded individuals who share your love for the underwater world.

PADI IDC Thailand Course Structure: The IDC is conducted in our dedicated 5 Star CDC Dive Center of Chalong – Phuket and comprises classroom sessions, confined water (pool) training, and open water training. You’ll dive deep into dive theory, teaching methodologies, and practical skills.
Duration: The duration of the IDC varies but typically spans 10 days to a few weeks, depending on the program and packages.

Next Steps after completing PADI IDC Thailand.
After successfully completing the PADI IDC Thailand, you’ll take the Instructor Examination (IE), a standardized evaluation conducted by PADI examiners. Upon passing the IE, you’ll become a certified PADI OWSI and can start the best and most exciting career in the world – SCUBA Diving Instructor.

 You can get the full information about how to become Instructor on our official PADI IDC Phuket website (IDC – Instructor Development Course).

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PADI IDC Thailand candidates.
PADI IDC Thailand candidates
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Join All4Diving for your PADI IDC Thailand

  • PADI 5 Star CDC Status
    Since 1995, All4Diving proudly holds the prestigious 5-star Career Development Center (CDC) rating, the highest recognition awarded by PADI. This elite status reflects our unwavering commitment to delivering exceptional training and setting the industry standard.
  • The most awarded 5 Star PADI CDC in Phuket.
  • PADI Elite awarded Instructors Team and resident PADI Course Director
    Our team of Elite Instructors and dedicated PADI Course Director brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. They are passionate about helping you become a confident and competent dive instructor. Our resident Course Director will be with you during all the IDC and IE as well.
  • State-of-the-Art Facilities
    All4Diving boasts modern, purpose-built training facilities and dive boat. We provide you with the best tools, multilingual PADI learning materials and scuba diving equipment during the IDC and IE if you don’t have your own to enhance your learning experience.
  • Career Support
    Our commitment to your success doesn’t end with certification. We offer career support and guidance to help you kickstart your scuba diving career, whether it’s at a tropical resort, on liveaboards, or as an independent PADI instructor.

Join our PADI 5 Star CDC Dive Center Today.
Are you ready to embark on a fulfilling journey as a scuba diving instructor? Enroll in our PADI Instructor Development Course and unlock a world of adventure and opportunity beneath the waves. Contact us to learn more about course dates, pricing, and how to get started.

Take the plunge with PADI IDC Thailand and let your underwater dreams become a reality!

PADI IDC Thailand – Package prices

PADI IDC PackageDaysIncludedPrice THB
PADI IDC Silver12 days• IDC prep / Buoyancy Workshop
• EFRi
• Oxygen provider
• Dive Against the Debris Specialty
• 100% Pass
PADI IDC Gold17 daysPADI IDC Silver plus:
• 5 Specialty Instructor course (on top of the previous ones, 7 altogether)
(Highly recommended: Deep, Nitrox, Wreck, Self Reliant, Navigation.)
PADI IDC Platinum11-12 weeksPADI IDC Gold plus:
• 8 to 11 weeks of team teaching
• 25 student certifications
• Master Scuba Diver Trainer (MSDT) Certification
EFRi only2 daysEFR Instructor course12,000

PADI fees, materials, and crew packs not included – check below.

Dates of PADI IDC Thailand

PADI IDC & IE Sessions 2023
January11th - 20th21 & 22
February8th - 17th18 & 19
March8th - 17th18 & 19
April5th - 14th15 & 16
May11th - 12th13 & 14
June7th - 16th17 & 18
July5th - 14th15 & 16
August2nd - 11th12 & 13
September6th - 15th16 & 17
October3rd - 13th14 & 15
November7th - 17th18 & 19
December5th - 15th16 & 17
PADI IDC & IE Sessions 2024
January9th - 19th20 & 21
February6th - 16th17 & 18
March5th - 15th16 & 17
April9th - 19th20 & 21
May7th - 17th18 & 19
June11th - 21th22 & 23
July9th - 19th20 & 21
August6th - 16th17 & 18
September10th - 20th21 & 22
October8th - 18th19 & 20
November10th - 22nd23 & 24
December3rd - 13th14 & 15
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Included in your PADI IDC Thailand:

  • The IDC package you have chosen
  • PADI IE Pass Guarantee (2nd IDC is free of charge)
  • Free All 4 Diving T-Shirt
  • Mockup of IE throughout the IDC
  • Free 1 day preparation before the IDC
  • Extra Open Water and Confined Water Workshops
  • Rescue, Search and Recovery, Navigation, Knots, CESA workshops conducted in confined and open water dives
  • Access to PADI library
  • FREE use of diving equipment during professional packages.
  • Our PADI Course Director will be with you the whole IDC and IE
  • 20% discount on all diving equipment at our Chalong dive center

Not included in the package:

  • IDC Crew Pack – 19,000 THB (E-Learning, Digital Crew pack, PADI Backpack)
  • EFRi Crew Pack – 4,500 THB
  • IE Fees – 1,055 AUD
  • OWSI Application fees: 312 AUD
  • EFRI Application fees: 215 AUD
  • Instructor equipment – mandatory during your course and your IE: Dive Computer, Compass, SMB, cutting tool, pocket mask

THB – Thai Baht,  AUD – Australian Dollar


To enroll into the PADI IDC Thailand, you must be:

  • At least 18 years old
  • Medical diving clearance within 12 months
  • Certified PADI Divemaster or equivalent
  • Logged 60 dives (100 before attending the IE)
  • EFR Primary & Secondary Care within 24 months
  • Have been a certified diver for at least six months

All 4 Diving – For all your Phuket diving needs