New Instructor Development Course (IDC)

Join us in the new IDC and become PADI Scuba Instructor

PADI IDC: Start Teaching with us!

Sign up for the PADI IDC / IE and EFR Instructor training courses organized by the Seahorse Dive Center and with our Course Director Katerina Kanellopoulou!

Experience, dedication, methodicality, high standards and absolute 100% success in all Instructor Examimations (IE) characterize both the work of Katerina Kanellopoulou and the accomplished professionals of her team and justify her successful course of our diving school.

The Instructor Development Course (IDC) will take place at our dive shop in Vari and will last from 29/10/24 – 10/11/24. The Instructor Examination in Athens will last from 16/11/24 – 17/11/24.

Seahorse Dive Center as PADI 5 STAR INSTRUCTOR DEVELOPMENT DIVE CENTER, has a modern and fully equipped educational environment.

Our mission at Seahorse Dive Center in the program is not limited to just training someone to become a competent instructor themselves. We want to ensure that each of our future colleagues will feel very confident and comfortable every time they are with their students under the water!

Why our Instructor Development Course?

√  Seahorse Dive Center is a PADI 5 Star IDC center in Athens.

√  We provide quality training, in a professional yet fun atmosphere.

√  Our dive shop provides modern facilities with easy access to the swimming pool and to the sea for IDC skills.

√  Free transfer to the dive locations with our mini van.

√  Additional study and support materials, free of charge, designed to aid your learning development.

Guaranteed Pass at the exams.

DAN Insurance in the IDC.

√  Great variety of continuing education courses in PADI specialties with the ultimate goal of becoming Master Scuba Diver Trainer.

Free Instructor course preparation workshops beyond training.

√ Free memory stick and workbooks, with intellectual property and training videos, makes your training easier.

√  Free WIFI access and one free lunch at dive center.

√  4 Free PADI Specialties (not include PADI fees) .

√  Special prices and discounts on CRESSI scuba equipment.

√  Possibility of engaging our future instructors in Closed Circuit (CCR) and Sidemount diving.

√  We provide unsurpassed support during and after your IE.

√  Total support from our diving technician in scuba equipment.

√  Support tuition in English & Greek.


Medically evaluated and cleared for diving by a physician within 12 months.

You need to logged at least 60 scuba dives for IDC and 100 dives to attend an IE.

Yes of course. The PADI certification is recognized globally.

The total cost is 1.300 €.

 Price includes: Theoretical lessons and practical sessions, certification, Pic, dive equipment.

Χ Price doesn’t include: PADI fees, materials and VAT.