Required PADI Material

IDC required material

Teaching material needed for IDC

During your IDC you will need all of your PADI material. Here is a list of the IDC required material.

Prices are estimated and will change according to the PADI price list.
All items in *bold are mandatory for instructor candidates.
IDC Crew Pack (Prices in USD)

*PADI Guide to teaching $448
*Confined water cue card $98
*Open water cue card $68
Open water prescriptive lesson guide $262
*Advanced Open Water cue card $126
*Rescue Diver cue cards $142
*Divemaster instructor cue card $79
*Confined Water planning slate $30
*Open Water planning slate $30
*Open Water exams $20
*Rescue Diver exams $13
*Divemaster exams $21
*PPB Specialty outline $38
Dive knowledge workbook $44
Positive approach selling DVD $289

Complete IDC Crew Pack (including PADI backpack) $800 (Packet value $2176)

** If you take your MSDT after your IDC, we also include: Specialty Course Instructor Manual (Digital) $526

Additional materials (price in USD)

*Instructor manual (Updated version) $225
*Encyclopedia of recreational diving $103
*Open Water manual $132
*Advanced open water manual $113
*Rescue manual $109
*Divemaster manual $109
*RDP Table & Instructions for use booklet $35
*eRDPml & Instructions for use booklet $49
IDC required material

Full Materials Package including PADI backpack – $1100.

You also need to bring these equipment items for your IDC (or get them in Bali)

  • Pocket mask
  • Timing device
  • Compass
  • Knife/diver’s tool
  • Two surface signaling devices – one audible and one visible
  • Medical Examination Form signed by a physician (max. 12 months old)
  • Verification of CPR and first aid training (max. 24 months old)
  • Certification proof for OW, AOW, Rescue, EFR, DM or equivalent
  • Diving logbook with minimum 100 dives signed off
  • 2 passport size photographs

**IDC Requirements & Materials often change, so make sure you speak with your Course Director for the latest information.