In order to pass the PADI IDC (Instructor Development Course) you must meet several requirements. First, you must be at least 18 years old and hold a current PADI Divemaster certification. You must also have a valid medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months. Additionally, you must have a minimum of 60 logged dives, and have completed a sanctioned Emergency First Response course within the last 24 months. Finally, you must attend and successfully complete all academic and practical application sessions, pass all exams with a score of 75% or higher, and demonstrate all required skills. In order to pass the PADI Instructor Examination (IE), you must pass both a theory and practical exam. For the theory exam, you must answer 75% of the questions correctly. For the practical exam, you must demonstrate mastery of all the PADI skills and standards. You must also present a professional level of teaching and communication skills. Finally, you must be able to demonstrate a clear understanding of the PADI system and the ability to accurately answer questions about the PADI system.