The PADI IDC Gili Islands would like to welcome 11 new PADI Instructors who have graduated the June PADI Instructor Exam held here in Gili Trawangan. All candidates for the Exam were participants in the June 2014 Instructor Development Course at Trawangan Dive.
Meet the June 2014 IDC Gili Trawangan Gang!
Coop is from Montana in the USA and runs a highly successful outdoor pursuit company mainly dealing with climbing activities. Coop came to the Gili Islands to sit his IDC allowing him to increase his scope within the area of outdoor pursuits. Coop will be staying in Gili Trawangan and teaching at Manta Dive while he waits for another climbing excursion.
Nico is from French Guinea and previously took his Divemaster with Diversia here in the Gili Islands. Having previously worked as a rocket scientist Nico is now looking at changing his career and has found a Job working at Big Bubble in Gili Trawangan.
Michael is German and has previously worked in the I.T industry. After taking his Divemaster Course at Trawangan Dive he worked as a Divemaster in Perth before returning to us to take the PADI IDC Indonesia program with Platinum PADI Course Director Holly Macleod.
Marie, who is from France and a keen environmentalist has previously worked as a physiologist and a wine maker also took her PADI Divemaster Course at Trawangan Dive and returned to the Gili IDC to take her PADI IDC program.
Tamara is from Slovenia and took her PADI Divmaster at Diversia. In the future Tamara wishes to travel the world as a diving Instructor.
Ovan is from Sumbawa, Indonesia and has been working at Gili Divers as a boat captain, equipment technician and dive guide. Ovan has now returned to Gili Divers where he will be teaching the world to dive.
Jayden is from Byron Bay and works within security. He is also a very experienced Divemaster who loves diving and surfing. Now that he is a PADI Dive Instructor he plans to travel Europe.
Damon who is from Melbourne and works with water police is a keen surfer and diver. Now that he is a PADI Instructor he is looking to work here in Indonesia.
Cris is from Napoli and has previously worked in London. Now a PADI diving Instructor, she plans to work with Gili Air Divers where she took the Divemaster Course and wishes to work and travel as a dive instructor.
Cecile is mixed English & French. She grew up in Singapore and trained as a Divemaster with Trawangan Dive. Cecile up living on boats with a seafaring family. Very experienced sailor who now wants to add diving to her repertoire. After her IDC she immediately traveled to Europe and is now working on a luxury yacht.
Scott is from WA and took the Divemaster Course in Tulamben Bali. Now a PADI Instructor Scott is returning to Bali to work as a Dive Instructor.
We are very proud of all our New PADI Instructor and wish them all the best in their New Careers. If you are looking for a new career of just too simply further your PADI professional training than you’re in the right place. Our PADI IDC Program is conducted at the first established PADI Career Development Center in Lombok and the Gili Islands and all Instructor level course are conducted by our Platinum PADI Course Director.