Master Instructor Paul refreshes his EFRI teaching skills!

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 @ 08:00 Courses, EFR Instructor, IDC, News, Professional Diving Internships

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Our November Instructor Development Course (IDC) candidates qualify as Emergency First Response Instructors (EFRI), which is a requirement for our professional interns to be PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors (OWSI)!

Paul Jones, our General Operations Manager and Dive Equipment Specialist, conducts the 2-day course at the multimedia classroom facilities in our Kota Kinabalu Times Square Headquarters.

Presentations of the EFRI outlines clearly how to organize and teach all skills of CPR, first aid, and primary and secondary care. The course involves effectively teaching a variety of basic first aid skills, such bandaging, splinting, serious bleeding management, chest compressions, using an automated external defibrillator, and more!

Go PRO internship candidates of our IDC will become more confident with each EFR course they teach in their future career! This course is very popular because it isn’t a requirement to be a diver, or even have any previous experience, so the range of audience is – everyone!

For more information on how to learn or teach others valuable basic first aid skills, contact our Head Office and discuss a suitable itinerary.

Some of the team from Asia Ability complete the EFRI course at our Head Office

Thursday, March 6th, 2014 @ 09:32 EFR Instructor, News

PADI Master Instructor Paul conducted the Emergency First Response Instructor (EFRI) course for some of the team from Asia Ability and our full time PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor Tharmizi is joining to refresh his skills.

During the 2-Day EFRI course, Paul’s students will become confident in educating others on basic first aid and certifying their future students as an Emergency First Responder (EFR).

We are able to teach small and large groups the EFR and EFRI in our custom-built classroom based at our Head Office in KK Times Square, which offers a variety of multimedia tools for presentations.

Find out more when you contact one of our friendly and helpful Head Office staff, to discuss a program to learn very useful basic first aid skills on the EFR, and teach others’ when qualifying as EFRI.

July IDC Borneo Candidates Completes EFRI Course

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 @ 09:35 EFR Instructor, Emergency First Response, News


The July PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) Candidates are taking their lessons day by day and they are doing an awesome job!

A few days ago they completed the Emergency First Response Instructor (EFRI) Course at Downbelow’s head office in KK Times Square Kota Kinabalu Sabah. As with the other classes, everybody had fun while developing their instructional abilities to teach the skills to others.

The course covers specific goals and performance requirements for the Primary Care, Secondary Care and Care for Children courses, along with instruction on how to structure learning, the requirements of performance-based training, and the role of the instructor in the learning environment.

Apart from that, the course also teaches the candidates how to motivate students, evaluate student knowledge, present course content effectively, become proficient in developing students’ hands-on skills practice sessions, and are taught how to present an effective scenario-based learning experience.

While on the subject, if you would like to learn and be ready for any emergency situation, consider attending our PADI Emergency First Response (EFR) Course. It is a dry course and no prior qualification is required.

Find out more or contact us for details.