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So you think you're ready to evaluate and mentor PADI Instructor Candidates?

Then, it is time you become and IDCSI. This program will teach you the inner workings of how to evaluate instructor candidates, by working side by side with a PADI Course Director. Once you achieve this rating, you will also be prepared to teach PADI Assistant Instructors independently and send them to take their OWSI with a Course Director.

Course Time: 10-12 days (together with IDC)​

Course Prerequisites: certified PADI MSDT,  medical clearance attesting dive fitness by a physician within the past 12 months

Course Price: $1,226.50


  • Education Materials

  • Tanks and weights

PADI IDC Staff Application Fee: $125.00​​

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