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.
of the Revised IDC and New Materials
and Curriculum Overview
Your Digital Material
Training – Knowledge Development
Training – Confined and Open Water
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.
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.
Join us at The Thailand Dive Expo (TDEX) from Thursday 16th May to Sunday 19th May 2019 at Bangkok International Trade and Exhibition Centre.
TDEX has established itself as an
important marketplace for divers, equipment manufacturers, training providers
and dive resorts to meet and network. TDEX organisers aim to promote and
support the diving industry, promote Thailand as a tourism hub of Asia and to
promote dive and adventure destinations both inside and outside Thailand.
Many other PADI Dive Centres & Resorts will
be exhibiting alongside PADI at TDEX with promotions and exciting competitions
on offer throughout the show. In addition, PADI will be hosting a Member Forum and three presentations at the expo.
Go Pro Presentation When: Thursday, 16 May Time: 2pm – 2:45pm Where: Main Stage
PADI Member Forum When: Friday, 17 May Time: 1pm – 2pm Where: MR 211-212
PADI Freediver Presentation When: Saturday, 18 May Time: 12pm – 12:45pm Where: Main Stage
The PADI Difference Presentation When: Sunday, 19 May Time: 12pm – 12:45pm Where: Main Stage
PADI Dive Shops at TDEX 2019
All 4 Diving Indonesia
Ban’s Diving Resort
Center Co, Ltd
you’re planning on exhibiting at TDEX or any other show or expo this year, please
get in touch with your PADI Regional Manager to discuss how PADI can support
you with these events.
Join us on 28 May for our one day PADI Business Academy- Outbound Korean Tourism, in Cebu Philippines.
There are over 26 million outbound tourists each year from
South Korea. With the rapid growth of Koreans travelling into the Philippines
and Asia, this program is a fantastic opportunity for you to learn how to
engage with the Korean market and ignite growth.
Over the course of the day attendees can expect to gain
further knowledge on the following topics: topics:
Pricing & Sales
There will also be dedicated workshop time at the conclusion of the day, where PADI staff will help you work on specific action plans for your dive operation.
BONUS – EARLY BIRD
Register your place before 16 April, 2019 to receive AUD $20 off the cost of your registration.
Plus, with every third paid attendee, you will receive a fourth free. So
get in quick and register your spot today!
will be in Korean- some sections will be delivered in English however,
these will be translated in Korean. The number of attendees is limited to
ensure that the PADI Business Academy staff can really focus on you. Register
today to make sure you don’t miss out!
Come visit the PADI Booth at the Malaysia International Dive Expo (MIDE) from Friday 3rd until Sunday 5th May 2019 at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Now in its 14th year, MIDE is a must-visit
exhibition with a purpose to expand the dive market inside and outside
Malaysia. It is an important meeting place and networking hub for dive
businesses, consumers and industry players.
MIDE 2019 is set to showcase more than 1000 exhibitors over a
space of 12,000sqm, with an average minimum of 10,000 visitors.
MIDE is a one stop shop for those interested and involved in the
dive industry to come together for business opportunities, dive education,
diving technology innovation and to broaden the scope and popularity of
recreational scuba diving.
Many PADI Dive Centres & Resorts will be exhibiting
alongside PADI at MIDE with promotions and exciting competitions on offer.
PADI Dive Stores at MIDE 2019
B&J Diving Centre Sdn. Bhd
Pacific Divers – Redang and Lang Tengah
Diving and Watersports Centre
Quiver Dive Team – Perhentian Island
Scuba Dobedo Divers
316, 317, 318
Sealantis Dive Centre
Dive Rig SDN. BHD
Tenggol Coral Dive Resort
Aman Tioman Dive Centre
Moby Tek Dive
Diving – Bali
Bali Crystal Divers
Dune Atlantis International
Gardens Dive Centre
you’re planning on exhibiting at MIDE or any other show or expo this year,
please get in touch with your PADI Regional Manager to discuss how PADI can
support you with these events.
For more information on MIDE 2019 visit www.mide.com.my or contact your PADI Regional Manager.
You can view the full list of Dive Shows & Events PADI is exhibiting at in 2019 here.