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PADI IDC INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT COURSE Become A Padi Open Water Scuba Instructor

Go Pro, become a PADI Open Water Instructor with Sugar Land Dive Center


PADI 5 Star IDC Sugar Land Dive Center As an aspiring PADI dive professional, you want to make sure you get the best start possible to your dive career. 

You need a dive facility with a staff that understands your training needs. We offer a personalized, real world approach to professional training using the most current materials available. 

Sugar Land Dive Center is a PADI 5 Star IDC facility with a very personable atmosphere. Our onsite training facility features an indoor heated pool with an adjoined classroom allowing students to conveniently complete training.

Sugar Land Dive Center's experienced team consisting of PADI Course Directors Phillip Hetherington, Tim Palmer and Eric Hunter along with our Instructional Team of experienced PADI IDC Staff Instructors will make your PADI Divemaster Course and PADI Instructor Development Course a rewarding experience. During your PADI IDC Phillip, Tim and Eric will fully prepare you to succcessfully complete the PADI IE and start your career as a PADI instructor.

All of our IDC's include:

  • EFR Instructor Course
  • Emergency Oxygen Provider Specialty Instructor course
  • Enriched Air Nitrix Specialty Instructor Course
  • All Course Materials

At Sugar land Dive Center we believe it is most beneficial to complete your IDC in one contiguous block of time, though we realize that job or life schedules don't always allow this.  That is why we aslo offer IDC's that are conducted over an extended period such as weekend or weeknight schedules.

IDC Prep Course

In our training experience, we have found the most challenging aspect of the Instructor Exam (IE) is the Dive Theory and Standards Exams.  The IDC Prep course is designed to give the IDC candidate extra dive theory and standards exam preparation to ensure their success on the Instructor Exam.  During a typical IDC, there is little time to review these topics.  The Sugar Land Dive Center IDC Prep Course reviews these topics and identifies any areas of weakness that need strengthening.  This is why our IDC Prep Course is included with all of our IDCs.

Our program comes with our exclusive Sugar Land Dive Center promise!

Our promise to you is simple.  If you complete your IDC with Sugar Land Dive Center, we guarantee you will pass your IE or you can come back and participate in another IDC at no additional cost. (PADI fees not included).

Our goal is for you to become a successful PADI Instructor!