PADI IDC Koh Lanta or Instructor Development Courses on Koh Lanta
PADI IDC Koh Lanta
Camille Lemmens welcomes you to PADI IDC Koh Lanta on the Andaman Sea’s tropical island of Koh Lanta in Thailand to participate in one of his popular PADI IDC (Instructor Development Course) courses or packages in conjunction with PADI 5 Star IDC Centre 'Blue Planet Divers'.
Next PADI IDC Koh Lanta begins 27th March 2017
This is followed by a PADI IDC scheduled to start in early 2018
See full IDC Schedule for IDC Koh Lanta in 2017
PADI IE on Koh Lanta, Thailand, February 2017
During the recent PADI Instructor Examination (IE) on Koh Lanta in Thailand, held from 6th to 7th February 2017, Camille's candidates from the January-February 2017 IDC on Koh Lanta, in conjunction with PADI 5* IDC Center 'Blue Planet Divers' on Koh Lanta, completed the PADI IE very successfully. Once more it was an international affair with candidates coming from France, the USA, the UK, China and Japan and staff from the UK and the Netherlands
Congratulations and good luck to all of you in your PADI Instructor careers.
PADI Examiner was Rob Scammell
From left to right in the back: Norie (OWSI), Carolyn (PADI OSWI), Guilhem (PADI OWSI), Faith (PADI OSWI),, Jean Baptiste (OWSI), Rob (PADI Examiner), Camille (PADI Course Director), Christine (PADI OWSI), Ann (PADI IDCS) and Melonie (OWSI)
PADI 5* IDC Center 'Blue Planet Divers' operates three boats, a big slow boat, a fast speed boat and a catamaran.
On top of that, Koh Lanta gives you the opportunity to enjoy the long white and sandy beaches on the East coast of Koh Lanta. From the busy town feel of Ban Saladan to the remoteness of Ban Kantiang, there's something for everyone on this lovely island. Check my blog for some impressions around Koh Lanta.
We run our IDC Koh Lanta program at the classroom at Blue Planet’s main office in Ban Saladan, the facilities include fully air conditioned classrooms; computer based training aids and internet services are also widely available.
Our PADI IDC Koh Lanta consists of two parts the Assistant Instructor Course (AI), the Open Water Scuba Instructor program (OWSI) and the Emergency First Responder Instructor course (EFRI). We conduct the IDC over 10 days including the EFR Instructor course, in a relaxed resort setting, with the days starting around 8.30am and ending around 5.00 pm. During the program our staff will be on hand to offer you all the support that you need allowing you to relax, making the learning experience easier and certainly more fun.
Successfully completing the PADI IDC Koh Lanta program qualifies you to attend the PADI Instructor Examination (IE). The PADI IE is an evaluative program that tests your teaching ability, dive knowledge, skill level, and understanding of the PADI system.
The PADI IDC Koh Lanta includes; 10 days with lunches, tanks, weights and boat fees during the IDC and weights and tanks during the PADI IE.
For your arrival on Koh Lanta, we are pleased to provide complimentary transfer to your resort once you're on the island and provide information on the local area. Transfers from Krabi airport to Koh Lanta can be arranged for and costs are around 1,200.-THB.