Become a PADI SCUBA Instructor on Bonaire

Bonaire, divers paradise. Where else is the best place to become a PADI dive instructor?

Excellent diving conditions, the luxury of your own villa conbined with the diving at the most FUN divecenter on the Island:

Welcome to your IDC, welcome WANNADIVE BONAIRE!


IDC courses per year
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PADI IDC at Wannadive Bonaire

You are just one step ahead from becoming a PADI dive instructor. Picking the right IDC for you is the only thing standing between you and your dream.

Well say: hello dream, here I am. I found my PADI Instructor Development Course, here at Wannadive Bonaire.

We would love to welcome you to the course! The "why at Wannadive" is being answered by reading this page.

Welcome to your IDC and welcome to Wannadive Bonaire

What an adventure! I loved my IDC at Wannadive Bonaire! 


What is your PADI Instructor Development Course

The PADI Instructor Development Course is a 6 day program to teach you how to become a PADI dive instructor. 

Course component seamlesly work together to help you to become a PADI instructor. You will learn how to use the PADI system effectively. Provide guidance in the confined and open water to you future students.

After finishing the course of a lifetime, you will have a 2 day exam, conducted by PADI Staff! 

We are here to help you shine and get the best out of you as an dive instructor. Afterwards the exam is just a formality.

Wanna start today?

IDC Course components:

Study your IDC eLearning at you own pace from your own home.

Learn to teach in knowledge development and provide information to you future students
Confined water teaching andopen water training

Learn to teach in the confined water and the open water.

Learn how to teach CPR & First Aid in the EFR Instructor course.

Why start your IDC at Wannadive Bonaire? 

We tell you why:

  • Complete packages
  • Luxury housing at Grand Windsock
  • Classes in your private villa pool 
  • 4 IDC courses per year
  • 2 PADI Course Directors
  • IDC taught in 4 languages
  • Use of our IDC scucces tools
  • Online support by your IDC Staff team on request
  • We bring back the FUN IN DIVING

 Do you "WANNADIVE"?

At Wannadive we offer a full range of scuba diving services;

  • Diver education,
  • boat diving,
  • guided diving,
  • full equipment rental,
  • retail,
  • equipment repair,
  • air fill station,
  • locker rooms,
  • rinse basins and
  • direct shore access,

But we strive to go beyond it all, with fun, with a smile and with our special programs;
‘Bring back the fun’ full day boat trip,
‘Bring back the challenge’ guided trips to the East Coast of Bonaire,
and ‘Bring back the experience’ a night dive that is out of this world. Don’t look any further if you want to experience the best diving on Bonaire.

the next Wanna-IDC starts in:

Starts at 08:00

Where will you be staying?

Grand Windsock Bonaire IDC

Your Home away from home

And right there, near the center of Kralendijk, lies the atmospheric and luxurious resort in the villa district of Belnem; Grand Windsock Bonaire.

The resort consists of luxury villas and apartments that sleep 4 to 6 people, a large swimming pool and a pool bar. There is also a private beach club. Here you can switch to relax mode and experience a PADI IDC that you will never forget!

Note: your accomodation is not included in the course fees

Your PADI Course Directors

Coming from the Netherlands these two individuals are you PADI Course Directors during your Wanna-IDC. 

Olga is a seasoned PADI Instructor and Course Director and here to guide you in your journey of becoming a PADI dive instructor. Her enthousiasme makes you come up with a smile! That is a promise

Berdi, this scuba fossil, has been teaching diving for 25 years and is a PADI Platinum Course Director. Well, that is just a mouth full for saying, he taught a lot of professional course lately.

Enjoy the Vibe at Wannadive

The IDC is hard work, but fun! That is what we aim for. Work hard, play hard whilst enjoying the Island vibe. No other dive center is so laid back as ours. Enjoy the boat trips and the celebration BBQ.


Preparations is everything! Therefor we created our own IDC Success tools just for you!

With our tools you can eitehr refresh your knowledge, or gain more. This to get prepared for your Instructor Development Course. By coming prepared to your WANNA-IDC you have the time during the course the focus on learning how to teach diving.

IDC Succes tools

Just some daily considerations:

No Shoes, no Worries
Kick-off your shoes and change to flip flops. Life can be so easy! It is all up to you!

The only pair of glasses you need

Wearing glasses behind your computer screen? Time to change over to your new mask

Wear a rashguard to the office

A suit & tie or wear a rashguard to work. No more ironing, just rinse and proceed!


Start off with your IDC e-Learning and live webinars. Not convinced?

You have a 14 days money back guarantee! That is how conviced we are, we will suit your needs!

Wanna start risk free? Sign up today for you PADI Instructor Development Course!