Your IDC Preparation Guide

to Success

PADI IDC Preparation Guide. Let Steve Prior help you with PADI Dive Theory, Standards and How to teach effectively in confined water

Why is it important to Prepare for your PADI IDC?

Success and enjoyment  depends on how much you prepare for your PADI IDC. 

There is a lot to learn on a PADI IDC, the more that you prepare beforehand the better.

  • Remove fear and anxiety
  • Increase confidence
  • Know exactly what’s expected of you
  • Prepare for all sections of the IDC
  • Be ahead of the game
  • Able to apply concepts better as you learn more
  • Be familiar with the latest trends

Keeping up with the latest changes puts you one step ahead of the game. It allows you to make the most out of your IDC training.

PADI Guide to IDC Preparation

What preparation do you need for your PADI IDC?

PADI dive theory exams

PADI are always changing and updating the PADI Exam questions. 
Your revision should focus on the latest trends.

The more practice that you get, the better.

Practice PADI exam questions in Physics, Physiology, Equipment, General skills and the environment and RDP

The latest PADI Standards

We all know that PADI Standards and Procedures constantly change. 

You preparation should focus on the very latest version of the PADI Instructor Manual.

You should also prepare using the latest PADI Guide to Teaching and latest Training Bulletins 

Teaching in pool and classroom

Understandably, the PADI examiners need to make sure that you’re able to teach effectively. 

They need to know that you understand the structure of teaching in the pool, and the psychological reasons for effective:

  • Briefings
  • Demonstrations
  • Correcting problems
  • Organisation
  • De-Briefings

They also need to see that you’re confident and able to explain knowledge in the classroom

  • Introducing subjects
  • Making the topics relevant for each learner
  • Summarising 

All of this – Teaching in both pool and classroom is very important in the real world after your PADI IDC/IE

Your Guide to PADI IDC Preparation

This is your PADI IDC Preparation Guide to success.

To help you prepare for your PADI IDC/IE. We have three Online courses to help.

  1. Theory Preparation Course
  2. Teaching Preparation Course
  3. A combination of both for  COMPLETE PADI IDC Preparation.

Let Multi Platinum Course Director Steve Prior help you with PADI Dive Theory, Standards and how to teach effectively in confined water. He takes you step by step, using videos, quizzes, exams in his unique teaching style.

Join Steve to increase your confidence and knowledge.

Get ready for your PADI IDC

Dive Theory

Every subject, every topic explained in a fun way. 100’s of questions. Mock exams.

Enrol here: click on picture
£125 (Approx. USD 175)

Guide to PADI IDC Preparation

Pool & Class teaching

Briefings, De-briefings, Demonstrations.

The psychology of how people learn

Enrol here: click on picture
£125 (Approx. USD 175)

Preparation for pool presentations

Both Courses

Almost as if you’re watching PADI Course Director Steve Prior teaching a full IDC. Best value!

Enrol here: click on picture

£149 (Approx. USD 210) 

Complete PADI IDC Preparation

Which course is best for your PADI IDC Preparation?

PADI theory and PADI Standards

Steve Prior covers EVERY area of PADI dive theory and PADI standards in the first course.
There are videos and presentations and HUNDREDS of test questions to help you to prepare for your PADI IDC

Teaching in confined water and in the classroom

In the videos Steve goes way over and above simply showing you how to prepare for a PADI exam. 
He explains the psychology of how people learn, and how you can use that knowledge to make your teaching really effective both in the real world and on a PADI IDC

FULL PADI IDC preparation course

Simply both courses added together. By far the most valuable help available, both in cost and in practical help. 
No stone is left uncovered. Steve teaches all subjects in the same way that he would teach on an IDC (and he has taught many hundreds of them in the past!)

PADI IDC preparation Guide to Dive Theory

PADI IDC Theory Preparation online Course

Do you need help with Physics? Standards? any of the the theory questions? Don’t worry, there’s help here.
Lots of mock exams, lots of quizzes to practice with, and lots of videos explaining everything you need to know to be able to be successful with your PADI IDC.
All topics are covered, including lots of Standards questions and exams based on the latest PADI Instructor Manual.
More information about the IDC Theory Preparation course here.

Or sign up here: the cost is £125 

More videos and help with all theory topics on the dive theory for Instructors page

Personalised Dive Briefings

PADI IDC preparation Guide to Practical skills

How to pass your PADI IDC Briefing and Debriefing

PADI IDC teaching in pool and class online course

Do you know how to make a really effective briefing in confined water? Or how to correct students when they don’t do things correctly?
Understanding the psychology of how people learn not only helps you to pass an IDC, but also gives you the skills to be a terrific instructor afterwards. 
Steve Prior explains how Positive Coaching can be so effective in correcting problems. 
He also explains how instructors can encourage new divers to move around rather than kneel down. 
There’s lots and lots of valuable information that Steve teaches on his IDCs and also on instructor updates.

The course covers, briefings, demonstrations, organisation, problem solving and de-briefing. 

Steve also explains exactly what you need to do to make an effective Classroom Teaching presentation. 
Ideal preparation for your IDC. 
More information about  PADI IDC confined water teaching here

Or sign up here: the cost is £125

PADI IDC Preparation Guide to the best of both worlds!

Full IDC Preparation Course

Really the best of both worlds. 
ONE course, but with all topics included. 
Lot’s of practice papers for theory and standards. 
Many videos to watch and learn from. 
Physics, Physiology, Equipment, Skills and Environment and RDP. 
All covered, all likely questions and answers covered many times over so you can test yourself over and over again. 
Learn how to be the best instructor possible with the Teaching in Confined water and classroom sessions. 
Not only will you be able to easily pass an IDC but you’ll be a fantastic instructor afterwards.

More information about the FULL IDC Preparation Course here

Or sign up here: the cost is £149

PADI IDC Guide

More of your questions answered.

How to get ready for your PADI IDC and PADI IE

Dive Theory

Every subject, every topic explained in a fun way. 100’s of questions. Mock exams.

Enrol here: click on picture
£125 (Approx. USD 175)

Guide to PADI IDC Preparation

Pool & Class teaching

Briefings, De-briefings, Demonstrations.

The psychology of how people learn

Enrol here: click on picture
£125 (Approx. USD 175)

Preparation for pool presentations

Both Courses

Almost as if you’re watching PADI Course Director Steve Prior teaching a full IDC. Best value!

Enrol here: click on picture

£149 (Approx. USD 210) 

Complete PADI IDC Preparation