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Sample PADI Combo IDC Schdule

Prep Night - Date TBD (usually 7-10 days before)
Student file completed
Tuition paid
All books and materials ready and inventoried
Online PADI IDC code given with instructions 
Online PADI Theory code given with instructions
Medical clearance with instructions
Forms and application instructions
Logbook verified


First Saturday  (classroom & Hawthorne pool)
Course Orientation 1 (0.5 hour)

Assignments, Logistics & Q & A (0.5 hour)
Adventures in Diving Program 1 (0.5 hour)
How to conduct "Confined Water Teaching" skills, demos and presentations (2.5 hours)
All application forms due (completed at home) along with student record folder.
Pool: Skill Demonstration Workshop
Pool: 800 mask, snorkel, fin swim
Pool: Free diving workshop
Pool: Discover Scuba Diving Workshop with PADI Flipchart

Pool: Sample Pool presentation by CD

First Sunday
(Redondo Beach & Classroom)

General Standards and Procedures 1 (0.5 hour)
Open Water Diver Course 1 (0.5 hour)
How to Conduct Open Water Dives (2 hours)
Open Water and Rescue Final exams due (completed at home)
Beach: Rescue Diver Exercises - Workshop (2-3 hours)
Beach: Adventure Dive Workshop - Navigation skills and Deep diver assessment (2-3 hours)

First Weeknight
Developing Knowledge Development Presentations (2 hours)
Sample presentation (1 hour)
Team Presentation (1 hour)
EFRI AED review

Second Weeknight
Knowledge Development Teaching - Presentations by candidates (2-3 hours)
4 Es Counseling Workshop (1 hour)
eRDP Workshop, tests, sample presentation by CD
Knot tying workshop. You need to know three nots, the sheepbend, bowline and double half hitch. Also look on YouTube:)

Third Weeknight
Knowledge Development Teaching - Presentationsby candidates (2-3 hours)
Risk Management (2 hours)
Rescue Diver Course 1 (0.5 hour)

Second Saturday (Hawthorne Pool)
Knowledge Development Teaching - Presentationsby candidates (2-3 hour)
Pool: Confined Water Teaching - Presentationsby candidates (2-3 hour)
Pool: Rescues

Second Sunday (Redondo Beach)
Prescriptive Slides Workshop - OW, Rescue and DM (1 hrs)
Beach: Open Water Teaching Presentations by candidates (5+ hours)

Fourth Weeknight
4 Es Counseling Workshop 2 (1 hour)
How to teach the Divemaster Course, Lesson Guides, Exams, Knowledge Reviews (3 hours)
Group Standards Exam A (in a group)

Fifth Weeknight
Standards Exam Night - Exam B (solo)
Knowledge Development Teaching - Presentationsby candidates (2-3 hours) 

Sixth weeknight
EFR Instructor night (6 hours)

Last Saturday before IE

Final Classroom Presentations - Presentationsby candidates (3-4 hours)
Pool: Final Pool Presentations - Presentationsby candidates (3-4 hour)

Last Sunday (Casino Point)
Administrative complete
Final Ocean Presentations - Presentationsby candidates (4-5 hours)
Final Ocean Rescue Demo
UW Tour Workshop (Swimming UW backwards, and on land huddling)
Dive site Fish ID - Presentationsby candidates (1-2 hour, on boat ride)

Tags: Padi-msdt, Padi-professional


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