The PADI IDC for March 2012 on Malapascua in the Philippines has been completed
On the boat before confined water, from left to right; Sue, Helen, me, Drew, Rui and Oliver
Rui, Helen and Oliver have worked hard and Sue and Drew helped out a lot during the course whilst staffing this PADI IDC
workshop during one of the open water dives, me on the left, Sue on the right
Besides the usual classroom presentations, exams and confined and open water presentations, we also completed plenty of workshops, of which you can see a few pictures in this update.
Sue and Drew during a 'how to use a lift bag correctly' workshop
Knot tying workshop; the sheet bend
It's been a fun IDC
, during which I also had the opportunity to teach some Instructor specialties
to Stéphanie and that's not the end of it, tomorrow morning it's time to hit Monad Shoal in the search for thresher sharks and to complete Rui's Nitrox Instructor course and the Emergency Oxygen Provider Instructor course is also scheduled for a late start tomorrow. Busy busy!
Helen during Rescue exercise # 7; Unconscious diver at the surface
Labels: IDC, Malapascua, PADI, Philippines, Training