Become a PADI instructor at Thalassa!

March 23, 2018

Thalassa Dive Resort Manado is to host 3 Instructor Development Courses (IDC’s) in 2018. Simone Gerritsen (Netherlands) and Frans Rattu (Indonesia) will be overseeing the proceedings, helping you in becomng a full-fledged PADI Instructor!

PADI Instructors Simone and Frans

Your esteemed instructors!

The events will be hosted on the following dates:

IDC 1 — April 23rd

Targeting the 1st of June for the Instructor Evaluation (exam)

IDC 2 — August 13th

The dates for the IE will be determined at a later stage

IDC 3 — October 13th

Targeting the 9th of November for the Instructor Evaluation (exam)

Included in the course:

  • IDC Preparation program
  • Emergency First response Instructor course
  • Enriched Air Instructor Course (including the student course if necessary)
  • IDC
  • IE
  • PADI application fees
  • Instructor pack
  • Daily lunch
  • IDC T-shirt
  • Use of all necessary equipment

Courses will take place at a minimum of 6 candidates.

Languages spoken are English, Dutch and Indonesian.

Length of course and Accommodation

Total time spent on our IDC programs will be approximately 3 to 4 weeks. Accommodation can be provided when needed against a budget fee.


Total cost is 39 million Rupiah. At the time of writing this is approximately €2,300

Interested? Sign up today!

Send an email to simone [at] for more information.