Instructor Training PattayaLooking for a good PADI Instructor Development Pattaya Center to do your IDC? Mermaids Dive Center is a PADI 5 Star CDC (Career Development Center) in Thailand that conducts the PADI IDC (Instructor Development Courses) from our Operations Center near Jomtien Beach in Pattaya.

Mermaids was the first 5 Star CDC Dive Center on the Eastern Seaboard and Bangkok to have achieved this prestigious award for excellence in professional level diver training. We still remain the only one since 1992.

Introducing PADI Course Director Terry Wilkins

Our PADI Professional Development team is headed up by Mermaids Educations Manager and Course Director, Russell Martin and his IDC Staff Team.Russell is a four times PADI Platinum Course Director and one of only 100 globally.

Mermaids General Manager Terry Wilkins became a PADI Course Director in 2018. Terry is also a 100% Project Aware Partner,  so keep an eye out for his clean up the reef events.

If you can't make the full schedule and live in Pattaya or Bangkok, we also offer Tailor Made PADI Instructor Development Courses around your schedule. Contact Terry and he will explain all the details to you. We also offer special promotions on our PADI Pro Course from Divemaster, Assistant Instructor and Open Water Scuba Instructor Courses. Check out our facebook page for our promos.

To attend a PADI Instructor Examination, you will need to be a certified Divemaster, 100 logged dives and and Emergency First Response Instructor.

Mermaids 2020 PADI Instructor Development Courses in Pattaya

IDC Prep EFRI IDC IE
29 - 30 Dec 19 31st Dec 19 - 2 Jan 4 - 14 Jan 15 - 16 Jan
24 - 25 Feb 26 - 27 Feb 29 Feb - 10 Mar 11 - 12 Mar
27 - 28 Apr 29 - 30 April 2 - 12 May 13 - 14 May
24 - 25 Aug 26 - 27 Aug 29 Aug - 8 Sep 9 - 10 Sep
26 - 27 Oct 28 - 29 Oct 31 Oct - 10 Nov 11 - 12 Nov