Congratulations to the new PADI Instructors from the Asia Pacific region last month.
Congratulations to the new PADI Instructors from the Asia Pacific region last month.
Calling all PADI Course Directors and IDC Staff Instructors, join us for the 2019 Instructor Development Update. This update is mandatory for all PADI Course Directors intending to teach the revised Instructor Development Course (IDC). It covers the new IDC standards and curriculum including a review of the new IDC eLearning program and other associated tools. This includes the PADI Course Director Manual, evaluation tools and lesson guides, various workshops that are now part of the IDC and comprehensive evaluation training on the new criteria for Knowledge Development and Confined and Open Water.
The Instructor Development Update will include refreshments and lunch with the exceptions of Hong Kong and Seoul. Hong Kong and Seoul will start mid to late in the afternoon and run through into the evening with refreshments and dinner.
- Overview of the Revised IDC and New Materials
- Standards and Curriculum Overview
- Using Your Digital Material
- Evaluation Training – Knowledge Development
- Evaluation Training – Confined and Open Water
Registration will be available online soon. In the meantime we suggest you select your preferred venue from the options below and secure the date in your calendar.
Instructor Development Update schedule:
|14 Sep||Bali, Indonesia|| 9:00 – |
|Swiss-Belresort Watu Jimbar|
|16 Sep||Cairns, Australia|| 9:00 – |
|Holiday Inn Esplanade|
|18 Sep||Sydney, Australia|| 9:00 – |
|Stamford Airport Hotel|
|25 Sep||Auckland, New Zealand|| 9:00 – |
|Novotel Auckland Airport|
|1 Oct||Koh Tao, Thailand|| 9:00 – |
|3 Oct||Phuket, Thailand|| 9:00 – |
|Alpina Phuket Nalina Resort|
|5 Oct||Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia|| 9:00 – |
|Holiday Inn Glenmarie|
|10 Oct||Manila, Philippines||9:00 – 16:00||Belmont Hotel|
|12 Oct||Cebu, Philippines|| 9:00 – |
|Pacific Cebu Resort|
|15 Oct||Hong Kong||15:00 – 22:00||Cityview Hotel|
|17 Oct||Shanghai, China|| 9:00 – |
|19 Oct||Taipei, Taiwan|| 9:00 – |
|The Howard Hotel|
|4 Nov||Jeju, South Korea|| 9:00 – |
|Bareve Hotel Jeju|
|5 Nov||Seoul, South Korea||15:00 – 22:00||Olympic Parktel|
Frequent Trainer Programme discounts apply to the CD Update programme fee. A comprehensive materials package is available for purchase at a very favourable price. The package includes materials required for conducting the PADI Instructor level courses and the new digital IDC Crewpak with IDC eLearning.
For more information contact PADI Asia Pacific Instructor Development at firstname.lastname@example.org or any member of the PADI Asia Pacific Instructor Development department team.
We look forward to seeing you there!
3-Apr-19 | Mabul, Malaysia
4-Apr-19 | Khao Lak, Thailand
6-Apr-19 | Bali, Indonesia
6-Apr-19 | Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
8-Apr-19 | Moalboal, Philippines
8-Apr-19 | Lembongan, Indonesia
9-Apr-19 | Gold Coast, Australia
9-Apr-19 | Gili Islands, Indonesia
11-Apr-19 | Malapascua, Philippines
12-Apr-19 | Amed, Indonesia
13-Apr-19 | Sanya, China
13-Apr-19 | Bohol, Philippines
13-Apr-19 | Semporna, Malaysia
14-Apr-19 | Dumaguete, Philippines
20-Apr-19 | Phuket, Thailand
20-Apr-19 | Shenzhen, China
23-Apr-19 | Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
23-Apr-19 | Koh Tao, Thailand
26-Apr-19 | Koh Lanta, Thailand
27-Apr-19 | Jeju Island, South Korea
27-Apr-19 | Jakarta, Indonesia
1-Mar-19 | Koh Phi Phi, Thailand
2-Mar-19 | Bali, Indonesia
2-Mar-19 | Nadi, Fiji
5-Mar-19 | Gili Islands, Indonesia
8-Mar-19 | Dumaguete, Philippines
8-Mar-19 | Kenting, Taiwan
10-Mar-19 | Koh Chang, Thailand
10-Mar-19 | Bangkok, Thailand
13-Mar-19 | Pattaya, Thailand
14-Mar-19 | El Nido, Philippines
15-Mar-19 | Goa, India
16-Mar-19 | Phuket, Thailand
16-Mar-19 | Lembongan, Indonesia
19-Mar-19 | Koh Tao, Thailand
20-Mar-19 | Manado, Indonesia
20-Mar-19 | Subic Bay, Philippines
20-Mar-19 | Cebu, Philippines
23-Mar-19 | Boracay, Philippines
23-Mar-19 | Phu Quoc, Vietnam
26-Mar-19 | Puerto Galera, Philippines
27-Mar-19 | Nha Trang, Vietnam
29-Mar-19 | Santander, Philippines
30-Mar-19 | Sydney, Australia
30-Mar-19 | Tioman Island, Malaysia
30-Mar-19 | Koh Lipe, Thailand
30-Mar-19 | Melbourne, Australia
2/02/2019 | Cairns, Australia
2/02/2019 | Bangkok, Thailand
5/02/2019 | Gold Coast, Australia
15/02/2019 | Semporna, Malaysia
15/02/2019 | Moalboal, Philippines
16/02/2019 | Phuket, Thailand
16/02/2019 | Koh Phangan, Thailand
18/02/2019 | Malapascua, Philippines
19/02/2019 | Koh Tao, Thailand
21/02/2019 | Bohol, Philippines
23/02/2019 | Jeju Island, South Korea
23/02/2019 | Singapore
23/02/2019 | Komodo, Indonesia
23/02/2019 | Adelaide, Australia
27/02/2019 | Khao Lak, Thailand
16-Jan-19 | Cebu, Philippines
16-Jan-19 | Koh Lanta, Thailand
16-Jan-19 | Pattaya, Thailand
19-Jan-19 | Phuket, Thailand
22-Jan-19 | Anilao, Philippines
22-Jan-19 | Koh Tao, Thailand
25-Jan-19 | Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
25-Jan-19 | Puerto Galera, Philippines
26-Jan-19 | Bali, Indonesia
26-Jan-19 | Sydney, Australia
26-Jan-19 | Khao Lak, Thailand
26-Jan-19 | Koh Lanta, Thailand
28-Jan-19 | Dumaguete, Philippines
29-Jan-19 | Gili Islands, Indonesia
1/12/2018 | Bangkok, Thailand
1/12/2018 | Auckland, New Zealand
1/12/2018 | Jakarta, Indonesia
4/12/2018 | Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
4/12/2018 | Rarotonga, Cook Islands
5/12/2018 | Dili, East Timor
5/12/2018 | Malapascua, Philippines
5/12/2018 | Nha Trang, Vietnam
7/12/2018 | Semporna, Malaysia
8/12/2018 | Dumaguete, Philippines
8/12/2018 | Cairns, Australia
8/12/2018 | Khao Lak, Thailand
8/12/2018 | Bali, Indonesia
8/12/2018 | Phu Quoc, Vietnam
11/12/2018 | Gold Coast, Australia
11/12/2018 | Anilao, Philippines
11/12/2018 | Gili Islands, Indonesia
13/12/2018 | El Nido, Philippines
14/12/2018 | Lembongan, Indonesia
15/12/2018 | Phuket, Thailand
15/12/2018 | Jeju Island, South Korea
15/12/2018 | Singapore
16/12/2018 | Bohol, Philippines
16/12/2018 | Manado, Indonesia
18/12/2018 | Koh Tao, Thailand
18/12/2018 | Koh Samui, Thailand
22/12/2018 | Koh Phi Phi, Thailand
PADI Asia Pacific offers support, consultation and resources designed to help you succeed.
By partnering with PADI you receive:
- Unparalleled educational programs that are instructionally valid and proven effective.
- World-class brand recognition.
- Unsurpassed customer service and dive business knowledge.
- PADI staff in the field to support you.
Renewing your 2019 PADI Membership, if you already haven’t, ensures you’ll continue to receive these exclusive benefits including the below:
Brand Power – with the PADI System of Diver Education
Non-divers, certified scuba divers and scuba diving leaders seek the PADI brand more than any other. Ask any dive shop owner around the world and they’ll tell you that people don’t always ask to “learn to dive” rather they want to “get their PADI”. As a PADI Member, you are connected to the most recognised and respected brand in diving. Overwhelmingly, divers choose PADI when they look to get their dive certification.
Quality Educational Systems & Products
PADI Pros teach the most recognised and popular system of diver education in the world. As the leading diver training organisation, PADI has provided cutting edge teaching tools – best-in-class courses and materials for the past five decades. As we move into the next 50 years, PADI will be the market leader in digital learning, keeping pace with modern teaching methods and today’s consumer needs and demands. PADI eLearning offerings continue to expand with courses in up to 25 languages.
Better Employment Opportunities
As a PADI Professional, you have the most sought after credentials in the dive industry. There are over 6,500 PADI Dive Shops and Resorts around the world who have issued more than 27 million certifications combined. No other training agency comes close. No matter where you teach in the world, as a PADI Professional you will have better employment and career opportunities.
Superior Consultation, Resources & Customer Service
PADI Members benefit from having market leading consulting services and resources including: Regional Manager – A dedicated PADI representative for your region. Customer Services – Dedicated specialists providing you with unmatched support. Marketing – Comprehensive resources available to assist your marketing efforts. Legal & Risk Management – The industry’s most experienced legal experts. Quality Management – Experienced experts to ensure superior quality. Training & Sales – Experienced training and product consultants. 7 Day Tech Support – Dedicated technology specialists available 7 days a week.
Project AWARE & PADI Pillars of Change
Throughout its deep history, PADI has demonstrated along standing commitment to environmental conservation through its course offerings and alignment with organisations, such as the Project AWARE® Foundation, to protect and preserve our ocean planet. Along with this, PADI is committed to supporting social and environmental efforts through its Pillars of Change, designed to empower divers with information to get involved with causes they care about in tangible ways.
PADI Marketing Campaigns to Help You Succeed
Global and localised campaigns are implemented with varying goals but one clear purpose – to grow the diving industry and introduce more divers to you. Along with broader, global campaigns, each PADI Regional Headquarters implements many online and offline campaigns carefully targeted to non-divers or to existing divers who can continue their education.
Risk Management, Insurance and Legal Assistance
PADI is the only organisation to provide a full-time, in-house risk management staff to assist you in evaluating business practices, teaching techniques and prudent decision-making to enhance the safety and enjoyment of your customers and to help manage the risks associated with running a business, especially a dive business. Whether coaching staff, developing assumption of risk forms or assisting should an incident occur, the risk management team is available.
Member Events, Gift & Communications
Member forums, seminars, workshops, business academies, webinars and other PADI Member only events will help keep you informed and updated – with both physical and online support. When you renew your 2019 membership, you’ll receive a complimentary 2019 online version of the PADI Digital Instructor Manual in the new year. You also will get a subscription to The Undersea Journal®, including the quarterly training bulletin and Surface Interval emails.
PADI’s Pros & Online Services;
Exclusive access to the PADI Pros’ Site and online services including; Online Shopping, PADI Employment Board, Online Processing Center, Pro Chek™ and Dive-Chek®, PADI applications and documents, student counts and pro rating history, marketing resources and materials, training & development resources and more.
The above are just some of the many benefits you will receive as a PADI Member. Specific member benefits will depend on your PADI membership rating level to ensure you receive the best and most appropriate support.
Renew your 2019 PADI Membership to ensure you’ll continue to receive these exclusive benefits: www.padi.com/mypadi
Contact PADI Customer Service if you have any questions.
2-Nov-18 | Komodo, Indonesia
3-Nov-18 | Khao Lak, Thailand
3-Nov-18 | Shenzhen, China
3-Nov-18 | Uljin, South Korea
3-Nov-18 | Auckland, New Zealand
3-Nov-18 | Bali, Indonesia
6-Nov-18 | Gili Islands, Indonesia
7-Nov-18 | Tauranga, New Zealand
9-Nov-18 | Amed, Indonesia
10-Nov-18 | Nha Trang, Vietnam
11-Nov-18 | Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
14-Nov-18 | Ao Nang, Thailand
14-Nov-18 | Koh Chang, Thailand
14-Nov-18 | Wellington, New Zealand
14-Nov-18 | Dunedin, New Zealand
15-Nov-18 | Dumaguete, Philippines
17-Nov-18 | Christchurch, New Zealand
17-Nov-18 | Melbourne, Australia
17-Nov-18 | Sydney, Australia
17-Nov-18 | Papeete, French Polynesia
18-Nov-18 | Bohol, Philippines
20-Nov-18 | Koh Tao, Thailand
21-Nov-18 | Cebu, Philippines
23-Nov-18 | Kenting, Taiwan
24-Nov-18 | Puerto Galera, Philippines
24-Nov-18 | Jeju Island, South Korea
27-Nov-18 | Moalboal, Philippines
27-Nov-18 | Pondicherry, India