YOUR IDC

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Welcome

Your IDC is a team of passionate PADI Course Directors who always remember the reason why they became dive professionals in the first place. Exploring the world, diving the most beautiful sites and sharing a passion for the underwater world is what drives an instructor.

Sander Buis, Giny Pinto and Joeri Van Hal came up with a plan to preserve this wonderful lifestyle and started Your IDC. The Course Directors of Your IDC travel all around the world to offer tailor-made instructor development programs, sharing their knowledge and teaching techniques with instructor candidates, while introducing them to an adventerous and exciting way of life.

Courses

Our goal is to develop dive professionals who are capable and confident. Programs that are exploratory, educational and inspirational. We teach with the belief that progress and collaboration should be as fun and exciting as the final result.

You can follow Your IDC courses in different locations.

Divemaster

The PADI Divemaster course is the first step into the professional world of scuba diving, it is the door to a new life and the start of what can be your amazing and rewarding career.

Duration: 4 weeks to 3 months

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Assistant instructor

No time for the full IDC? Not sure you want to be a Scuba Instructor? You have the choice to divide your training into the first part, the PADI Assistant Instructor (AI) only and follow up with the PADI OWSI program at a later date.

Duration: 4-5 days

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Instructor development course (IDC)

The PADI Divemaster course is the first step into the professional world of scuba diving, it is the door to a new life and the start of what can be your amazing and rewarding career.

Duration: 4 weeks to 3 months

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MSDT prep

The PADI Master Scuba Diving Trainer certification allows you as an Open Water Scuba Instructor, to increase your employment opportunities by being able to teach various PADI Specialties right at the beginning of your career.

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MSDT internship

Your-IDC.com will help you gain the rating of MSDT by training you to teach in some of our locations. Working closely with experienced Instructors of our team, you will be able to learn the hands on techniques and tips and certify your first 25 students.

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IDC staff instructor

Your love of teaching needs to take you further? You want to be part of developing professional divers? Or maybe you are on the road to be a Course Director? The IDC Staff Instructor Course is certainly for you!

Duration: 2 days

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Locations

Oceans 5 Dive Resort is located on the tropical island of Gili Air, Lombok, Indonesia. Being the closest to Lombok of the 3 gili islands, Gili Air offers a great setting for all visitors with its white sandy beaches, the lack of motorized vehicles and its friendly atmosphere.

Oceans 5 Dive Resort is easy to find, it is right in the Gili Air harbour!

BY BOAT FROM BALI

Marina Shrikandi, Eka Jaya, Wahana and many others will pick you up/drop off straight from/to your hotel in various tourist areas of Bali and take you to Gili Air through either Serangan, Padang Bai or Ahmed.

BY PLANE

Lombok Praya Airport can be reached from Bali and some other Indonesian destinations, Singapore and Kuala Lumpur. From there, you can catch a 2 hour taxi ride to the harbor of Bangsal, in the north west of Lombok. From there catch a local or a fast boat to Gili Air. Please note the latest boat leaves around 4 pm.

Oceans 5 Dive Resort can also arrange transport for you, please contact us here providing your travel plans.

The town of Labuan Bajo is located on the south west side of Flores in Indonesia, and can be easily reached by boat or airline. It is only a 90min flight away from Bali.

Manta Rhei, which organises 4 IDC’s a year, is situated on the main road close to the harbor. The dive center owns 2 beautiful and comfortable day trip boats. Departing from the Labuan Bajo harbor it only takes 90min to reach Komodo National Park, which offers some of the world’s most beautiful dive spots. The underwater world around Komodo and Rinca is diverse and full of life. It is the perfect place to see large Tunas, Giant Trevallys, schools of Jacks and baracudas, 3 kinds of reefsharks and of course reef mantas.

During the Manta Rhei IDC’s you will get the chance to practice your skills in a stunning environment. The dedicated IDC boats offers a comfortable space to study while enjoying the beautiful surroundings.In Labuan Bajo you can choose between a wide selection of western and local food, bars and shops to end your day.

Tofo is a small village in the province Inhambane located next to a beautiful bay with beautiful stretches of beach. Tofo offers world class diving, snorkeling and a few excellent restaurants with a relaxing vibe.

As a scuba diver Tofo is one of the places to be! From June till September you will see the Humpback whales passing by. And in October and November it is Whaleshark season. Well, whalesharks can be spotted the whole year round on one of the sea safary tours that the dive shops organize. Next to whalesharks, oceanic mantas are also spotted regularly the whole year.

Liquid Dive Adventures is a Finnish owned PADI Instructor Development Center. Just started as a little dive shop a few years ago but now also teaching instructor courses. A laid back athmosphere and marine conservation efforts are some of the shop’s characteristics. It is one of the only dive shops with a special purposed build swimming pool and class room for scuba diving.

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DIVERS WHO LOVE TO TEACH

Your IDC is an educational consultancy, and we love what we do. It’s who we are. As a team of friends working side by side, we aspire for the diving lifestyle: a place where work, life and inspiration are all equal and integrated fluently.

Our goal is to develop dive professionals who are capable and confident. Programs that are exploratory, educational and inspirational. We teach with the belief that progress and collaboration should be as fun and exciting as the final result.

Meet the teachers

Sander Buis

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Giny Pinto

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Joeri van Hal

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Pierre

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