Diving Bali with Bali Scuba

Becoming a PADI IDC Staff Instructor lets other divers benefit from your knowledge and experience. At the same time, you'll get valuable instructor-trainer advice from our experienced Course Directors here at Bali Scuba. They had a 100% success rate with our IDC candidates in 2012 - 85 out of 85 passed the IE - which is why we are the current holders of the PADI "Outstanding Contribution to Instructor Development" award for Indonesia. Who better to learn from?

You'll become an expert of instructor-level dive theory, and confined and open water dive presentations. In addition to all the courses you can teach as a PADI Instructor, as a PADI IDC Staff Instructor you will also be able to independently teach PADI Assistant Instructor courses, and assist PADI Course Directors in conducting the IDC and other instructor-level continuing education.

Prerequisites and Course Content:

To join our PADI IDC Staff Instructor course you'll need to be a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer and Emergency First Response Instructor.

There are two ways to become a PADI Staff Instructor at Bali Scuba;

Option A US$850: Take the 2-day SI course and then stay and audit the 14-day IDC immediately following the course
Option B US$700: Take the 4-day SI course (with no need to stay for the IDC)

IDC Staff Instructor SF ChongBoth options include;

  • PADI IDC Staff Instructor course
  • Tanks, weights, belts
  • Daily lunch & soft drinks
  • Free Wi-Fi in our dive centre

In addition to the IDC materials you'll also need;

  • Course Director manual (US$384 for digital version)
  • Confined Water evaluation slate (US$48)
  • Open Water evaluation slate (US$48)
  • Skill evaluation slate (US$22)
  • PADI Staff Instructor application fee (AU$147)

IDC Staffing: if you are already a PADI IDC Staff Instructor needing more staffing credits we charge US$500 to staff a Bali Scuba IDC, however we waive this fee if you bring a candidate to a Bali Scuba IDC which you staff.

Becoming a PADI IDC Staff Instructor puts you very near to the top of the diving profession. Fill in the form below with as much information as you can and we'll get back to you with details of our monthly schedule and how to confirm your booking and answer any questions you have. We also offer great discounts on dive equipment for anybody taking PADI IDC Staff Instructor here at Bali Scuba.

Instructor courses

Please tell us (as much as possible):

  • How many participants?
  • Which course(s) are you interested in?
  • How long do you have available?
  • When do you plan to start?
  • Number of your lifetime dives and date of most recent dive?
  • Current certification level?
  • Do you have your own diving equipment?
  • Which hotel will you stay or shall we make a suggestion?


Bali Scuba

PADI Five Star Dive Centre #6522
Jalan Danau Poso 46 Sanur, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia (open 7am to 6pm daily)
Telephone:  +62 (0) 361 288610   Handphone (call or text): +62 (0) 857 3929 2642
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