Below are the schedules for the PADI IDC Prep Course, the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) and the PADI Instructor Exam (IE).
Thresher Shark Divers PADI IDC Schedule 2018
|Instructor Preparation Course||PADI IDC||PADI IE|
|Feb 3-6||Feb 7-18||Feb 19-20|
|Apr 1-4||Apr 5-16||Apr 17-18|
|May 20-23||May 24 - Jun 4||Jun 5-6|
|Jul 25-28||Jul 29 - Aug 9||Aug 10-11|
|Sep 23 - 26||Sep 27 - Oct 8||Oct 9 - 10|
|Nov 19 - 22||Nov 23 - Dec 4||Dec 5 - 6|
PADI IDC Schedule 2019, Moalboal
|EFRI||PADI IDC||PADI IE||Alternate Malapascua
|Jan 31-Feb 1||Feb 2-14||Feb 15-16 (Moalboal)||Feb 18-19|
|Mar 24-25||Mar 26-Apr 6||Apr 8-9 (Moalboal)||Apr 11-12|
|Apr 30-May 1||May 2-13||May 15-16 (Cebu*)||Jun 4-5|
|Jul 22-23||Jul 24 - Aug 4||Aug 6-7 (Moalboal)||Aug 9-10|
|Aug 27-28||Aug 29-Sep 9||Sep 11-12 (Cebu*)||Oct 8-9|
|Nov 11-12||Nov 13-24||Nov 26-27 (Moalboal)||Dec 4-5|
*Cebu IEs may be changed to Moalboal if there are enough candidates.
** You may choose to do your IE in Malapascua depending on your package.
Next year's dates are expected to be similar to this year.
They will be announced in September, and based on PADI's IE schedule.
Rest days may also be scheduled, and these can also be used as study days or skill practice days with the IDC staff, or you can go on dives with Thresher Shark Divers: usually you will get some FREE dives with your package!