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PADI Instructor Development Courses


For your convenience, our prices include EVERYTHING (except applicable taxes and additional supplies as listed below) necessary to complete the PADI Instructor Development Course and the PADI Instructor Exam.

Dive Theory Online $146
Total cost (does not include tax) $3973
Open Water Scuba Instructor - full IDC


PADI eLearning IDC Online Presentations $390
PADI IDC Application fee $185
IDC Crewpak (see contents list below) $499
Emergency First Response Instructor (EFR) $300
EFR Instructor Application fee $128
EFR Instructor Crew-Pak $175
PADI Instructor Exam Fee $700

A la carte menu of classes

All a la carte prices include instruction only. Add supplies, Instructor Exam, and other filing fees as applicable.
Assistant Instructor $650
Open Water Scuba Instructor (for Previously Certified Assistant Instructors) $999
PADI Crossover $999
IDC Staff Instructor $600
Emergency First Response Instructor $300

IDC Crewpak Includes:

  • PADI's Guide to Teaching manual with Binder, CD, & Info Sheet
  • PADI Specialty Course Instructor Manual
  • Instructor Cue Cards for all of the following:  Confined Water, AOW & OW, Rescue Diver, Divemaster
  • Open Water Multilingual Prescriptive Lesson Guides CD ROM
  • Diving Knowledge Workbook
  • OW Lesson Planning Slate
  • Confined Water Lesson Preparation Slate
  • Student Skills Practice Slate
  • OW Quizzes and Exams Imperial/Metric
  • Divemaster and Rescue Exams Imperial/Metric
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy Specialty Instructor Outline
  • Positive Approach Selling DVD
  • Instructor Application
  • Evaluation Enrollment Form
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Candidate Info & Training Record Form
  • Required Blue Hologram Decal
  • PADI Backpack

Additional supplies you must provide

  • Current Student Manuals, including:
    • Open Water Diver
    • Adventures in Diving
    • Rescue Diver
    • Divemaster
    • Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
  • RDP, Both formats and associated Instructions For Use Booklets:
    • eRDP ml
    • Table
  • Divemaster Aquatic Cue Cards
  • Discover Scuba Diving Aquatic Cue Card
  • Calculator (non-programmable, cell phone calculators will not be allowed at the IE)
  • Personal laptop for entire IDC/IE (Only if using the digital format of the PADI Instructor Manual)

If you need to purchase any of these items, Maui Dreams can help you at a discounted rate.

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