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Al Mahara Diving Center Instructor Development Programs 2017 in Abu Dhabi


Course dates of 2017 will be posted soon. If you have any inquiries please email us at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

PADI IDC Staff instructor course will be running in February 2017 (audit PADI IDC)

PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer prep program will be running in April 2017

Emergency First Response Instructor Course will be running in February and March 2017



IDC candidates can find the IDC course dates for Abu Dhabi below

Schedule: click here

EFRI February and March 2017

IDC February 2017 (email our PADI COurse Director for more details: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Location IDC & AI OWSI IE2017 Classes


Next PADI IE in UAE:

19th and 20th April 2016 (Dubai)

23rd and 24th August 2017 (Abu Dhabi)

25th and 26th October 2017 (Dubai)




Effective 2017


* ALL E Learning expenses are at the cost of the student. Check with the dive center for promotional offers and instructor internship programs.


1.      Divemaster (ELearning)                      AED 3,000 + 150GBP (elearning fee)

a.    Excluding creewpack

2.      Assistant Instructor (ELearning)        AED 3,000 + 237GBP (elearning fee)

a.      Not Including IDC Crewpack

3.      OWSI (ELearning)                               AED 4,000

a.      Not including IDC Crewpack

4.      IDC (ELearning)                                   AED 7,000 + 237 GBP (elearning fee)

a.      Not including Crewpack

5.      EFR Instructor                                     AED 2,500

a.      Including EFRI Manuel. 

b.      Not including new EFR books

6.      IDC Crewpacks                                    AED 2,800

7.      MSDT – IDC package                           inclusive

a.      If you complete the IDC package

8.      MSDT package (not with IDC)              AED 2,000

a.      5 Specialties only

b.      Not including additional PADI materials required

9.      Individual Instructor Specialties           AED 500

a.      Not including books if required

b.      Not Incl additional costs if Dive Centre (boats East Coast for example)

10.   DM – MSDT - Package                         AED 12,500 (EXCELLENT VALUE PACKAGE!)

a.      DM Crewpack Included

b.      EFRI Manuel Included

c.       IDC Crewpack NOT included

d.   1-2 payment option

11.   IDC STAFF Instructor 2017                     AED 2,500

                  CD Manuel & Evaluation slates NOT included



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