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PADI Sidemount Instructor Training in Australia

PADI Sidemount diving is taking a strong foothold as part of the dive industry in Australia. Once a foreign concept, it is quickly taking its place not only in technical diving but also in the everyday recreational diving community. Becoming a PADI Sidemount Instructor will will give you the chance to branch out from your standard training programs you are currently running and will add to your professional qualifications. Continue reading

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PADI IDC Preparation

How to Prepare for your PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) Before you can register and begin your PADI Instructor Development Course (commonly called the PADI IDC) you must meet certain pre-requisites. These include having proof of more than 100 logged dives, being a certified Divemaster and having been a certified diver for more than 6 … Continue reading

A Career in Diving / Carl's Tips / Sydney Diving

Carl Fallon our Platinum Course Director

Congratulations! to Carl Fallon for achieving Platinum Course Director level. Carl become one of 57 Course Directors worldwide to be a Platinum Course Director. This is a massive achievement reflecting the quality of instructor training at Abyss Scuba Diving. Carl joined Abyss Scuba Diving in Sydney soon after it opened in 2000. Training divers in … Continue reading