Padi Scuba

PADI Instructor Course (IDC)


Duration: 12 to 14 days

Are you already PADI Divemaster and do you want to continue your dive career and take the next step? Then it's time to start your Padi Instructor Development Course (IDC). The IDC consists of two sections, the Assistant Instructor (AI) course and the Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) program. The PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor (OWSI) course will give you the knowledge to teach and manage divers through all courses.

What will you learn during the Course?
The AI education will be applied during the OWSI course and a mixture of new knowledge and development of teaching in confined water and open water.

You will also be taught how to conduct programs and instructor courses, as well as managing and sales training in order to market and promote courses. Business and management will be covered too, this assists you with the expected PADI standards and principles that should be applied.



  • PADI Divemaster, PADI Assistant Instructor or equivalent dive instructor from another training agency
  • Total of 100 recorded dives including night, deep and navigation experience
  • Diver certified for 6 months
  • Medical diving license in the last 12 months
  • EFR or equivalent in the last 24 months
  • Minimum age 18 years


Diving Instructor: Yes 

Tanks and weights rental: Yes 


04 February to 15 February 2019

Instructor examination 16/17 February 2019

08 April to 19 April 2019 

Instructor examination 20/21 April 2019

01 July to 12 July 2019

Instructor examination 13/14 July 2019

02 September to 13 September 2019 

Instructor examination 14/15 September 2019

14 October to 25 October 2019

Instructor examination 26/27 October 2019 

02 December to 13 December 2019 

Instructor examination 14/15 December 2019


€ 1100

EFR Instructor
€ 450

PADI Learning materials
Recommended to bring your own

PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer
€ 750


The course will be conducted in Hurghada by course director Mustafa Alsayyad.

Mustafa is the first Egyptian PADI Course Director graduated from PADI America, California, in 1991. He has been continually teaching IDC's (27 years experience as a PADI Course Director) in Hurghada, Sharm el Sheikh, Marsa Alam, Nueiba, Red Sea, Egypt, KSA, Qatar, Morocco, Kuwait, Jordan and other countries.

PADI Instructor Course (IDC)

Course Director Mustafa Al Sayyad with Mr. John Cronin CEO of PADI on 1993 at padi office in America

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