Course rates

  • IDC Preparation course (optional) € 285
  • IDC & EFR Instructor course € 1800
  • Combo IDC & EFR Instructor course plus 5 PADI Instructor Specialties € 2400
  • MSDT: 5 PADI Instructor Specialties € 700 (or €160 per specialty)
  • IDC Staff Instructor course € 800

All rates are inclusive or 15% VAT.
Rates do not include materials or PADI Instructor application fees.

PADI fees(To be paid directly to PADI)

  • IE GBP 655
  • Instructor application fee GBP 176
  • EFR Instructor application fee GBP 110
  • Single specialty application fee GBP 44
  • MSDT application fee GBP 81

PADI Crew packs & materials:

  • PADI IDC crew pack € 734
  • EFR Start-up Pack Euro € 228

Order well in advance to have plenty of time to complete all online training in advance of your course dates, and for physical contents to arrive in time. It is possible to have physical materials send to your home address, or to collect here at destination.

IDC Crew Pack contents:

  • IDC eLearning
  • Diving Knowledge Workbook eLearning
  • PADI’s Guide to Teaching 
  • IDC Resources
  • OWD PLG’s
  • OW, AOW, Rescue & DM Exams
  • Cue Cards – Confined Water
  • Cue Cards – Open Water
  • Cue Cards – Advanced Open Water
  • Cue Cards – Rescue Diver
  • Cue Cards – Divemaster
  • Slate – O/W, Student Planning
  • Slate – Skill Development Preparation
  • PPB & AWARE Specialty Instructor Guides
  • OLPC Tutorial

EFR Instructor Start-up Pack contents:

  • EFR Instructor Guide with Binder (includes Primary & Secondary Care, Care for Children and CPR/AED guides)
  • EFR Primary & Secondary Care Participant Manual
  • EFR Care for Children Participant Manual
  • EFR CPR/AED Participant Manual
  • EFR Diver Video Online Access Card
  • EFR Care for Children DVD
  • EFR Primary & Secondary Care Participant Exam
  • EFR Care for Children Participant Exam
  • EFR CPR/AED Participant Exam
  • EFR Emergency Care at a Glance Reference Card
  • EFR Training Bandage Pack
  • EFR Decal
  • EFR Bag

Required SCUBA Diving Equipment:

  • Fins, mask, snorkel
  • Appropriate exposure protection
  • BCD, Regulator with alternate air source and SPG
  • Dive computer
  • Compass and knife/divers tool
  • 2 Emergency signaling devices

All equipment can be rented at Big Blue Divers Centre, make your reservation in advance.
Other items you will need for the IDC

  • 2 ID photographs
  • In date PADI diving medical (12 months)
  • All non-PADI certification cards or certificates (plus First Aid & CPR)
  • Logbook
  • Calculator

Please note: PADI rates are subject to change at short notice.


Dive With Us

Dive with us on the best dive sites including several wrecks, coral reefs, and the sites with a unique landscape of granite rocks, all with an abundance of tropical marine life.

Physical Address:

North Coast Road, Mare Anglaise, Beau Vallon.
You will find us close to the Hilton Northolme. Our dive center is marked by a life size Whale Shark sculpture.

WhatsApp Dive Center:

00248 26 19 688

Dive Center Tel No:

00248 426 1106

Whatsapp Numbers:

 Gilly Fideria: 00248 2514304     Elizabeth Fideria: 00248 2511103

Please Note: There is a dive center with similar name to ours: Blue Sea Divers, this is not us! You will find us 800 meters north.