Scuba Center has been selling quality scuba diving and snorkeling equipment since 1973. You will find a wide selection of scuba and snorkeling equipment at both our Eagan, Minnesota and Minneapolis, Minnesota locations. Scuba Center Eagan
1571 Century Point
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
(651) 681-8434
Scuba Center Minneapolis
5015 Penn Ave South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419
(612) 925-4818

PADI Instructor Development Course ( IDC )
Go Pro with PADI | Complete your PADI Instructor Development Course ( IDC ) conveniently in Minnesota | PADI Five Star Instructor Development Centers meet all PADI Five Star Dive Center standards and provides the same level of service. They also meet additional training requirements and offer PADI Instructor-level training. If your goal is to become a PADI Scuba Instructor find a PADI Five Star Instructor Development Center near you, by visiting the online PADI Dive Shop Locator.If you enjoy diving, travel, and adventure, why not make it a career (or a second career)?  If you are ready for the challenges and rewards that come with being a Scuba Instructor, the PADI IDC is waiting for you.  The IDC will take the skills you developed in the Divemaster class to the next level.  Complete your PADI Instructor Development Course ( IDC ) conveniently in Minnesota (several IDC program formats available).  Upon completion of the IDC you will be eligible to attend a PADI Instructor Examination (IE).

PADI Instructor Development Course ( IDC ) Prerequisites:

  • Be certified as a PADI Divemaster or a PADI Assistant Instructor or be an instructor in good standing with another training organization for at least six months (check with a PADI Course Director for qualifying credentials.)

  • Be certified as an EFR Instructor

  • Be at least 18 years old

  • Be certified as a diver for at least six months

  • Have 60 logged dives that include experience in night, deep and navigation diving to participate in the Instructor Development Course. You’ll need 100 logged dives to take the Instructor Exams (IE).

  • Have proof of CPR and First Aid training within the last 24 months. The Emergency First Response course meets this requirement

  • Be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement (PDF) signed by a physician within the last 12 months

  • Complete the PADI Instructor Development Course online...


How does the eLearning component work?
After enrolling, PADI's eLearning system presents you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading. Short quizzes let you gauge your progress, and review and correct anything you might happen to miss. This lets you move through the program efficiently and at your own pace.
What is the eLearning fee?
The PADI Instructor Development Course eLearning fee is $355 (US) nonrefundable. The eLearning course covers nine separate topics online to prepare you for the practical sessions needed to complete your Assistant Instructor course or Open Water Scuba Instructor course.

 

PADI Instructor Development Course online |


Required PADI Instructor materials:
PADI Instructor manual, #70120 or #70827 (CD)
PADI Guide to Teaching, #70513 *
PADI Open Water Manual, #79180
PADI RDP Table, #60054
PADI eRDP ML - Electronic Multilevel Dive Planner # 70031
Open Water Quizzes & Exams, #71023 *
PADI Adventures in Diving Manual, #70014
PADI Rescue Diver Manual, #70080
Rescue Diver Final Exams, #70305 *
PADI Divemaster Manual, #70090
Divemaster Final Exams, #71310 *
Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving, #70034
Diving Knowledge Workbook, # 70214 *
PADI Confined Water Cue Cards, #60194 *
PADI Confined Water Prep Slate, #60537 *
PADI Open Water Prep Slate, #60571 *
PADI Open Water Cue Cards, #60202 *
PADI OW Student Skill Practice Slate, # 60261 *
PADI OW Prescriptive Lesson Guides, # 70826MUL *
PADI AOW Cue Cards, #60196
PADI Rescue Cue Cards, # 60205 *
Specialty Course Instructor Manual, # 70909MUL

* These items included in PADI IDC Crew Pack, # 60038

PADI IDC Course Fee: $1050**
Fee for Assistant Instructors: $550**

**IDC Materials, eLearning,
PADI Application Fee, & IE not included.

Fee and cancellation policy

PADI IDC sessions
held in Eagan, MN

PADI Instructor Development Course ( IDC ) | Scuba Center in Eagan, Minnesota

PADI Instructor Development Course ( IDC ) Materials | Scuba Center stocks a wide selection of PADI IDC course materials including log books, the Recreational Dive Planner (RDP), the Wheel, Instructor Manuals, IDC Candidate Workbooks, and other items. If we don't have the PADI item you need in stock, we would be happy to order it. Many items can also be ordered in several languages to make the learning process as smooth as possible. Please contact us with any questions you may have. | Order PADI Course Materials Online | PADI Five Star Instructor Development Centers meet all PADI Five Star Dive Center standards and provides the same level of service. They also meet additional training requirements and offer PADI Instructor-level training. If your goal is to become a PADI Scuba Instructor find a PADI Five Star Instructor Development Center.

Scuba Certification classes offered at Scuba Center in Eagan, Minnesota 2016 PADI Instructor Development Course ( IDC ) Schedule:

Please contact our Eagan location to register: (651) 681-8434

Instructor Development Course
(Must attend all sessions listed below)

PADI Instructor Exam (IE) information

 

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IDC160430:    
Apr 30 (Sat) 8 am - 6pm
May 1 (Sun) 8 am - 6pm
May 7 (Sat) 8 am - 6pm
May 8 (Sun) 8 am - 6pm
May 14 (Sat) 8 am - 6pm  
May 15 (Sun) 8 am - 3pm