Take the first step in your dive career and become a PADI Divemaster. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you'll expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills as you become a dive professional. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities by training you to supervise dive activities, assist instructors with student divers and conduct dive boat charters.
What do I need to start?:
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or qualifying certification from another training organization
PADI Rescue Diver certification or qualifying certification from another training organization.
Diving Medical examination & Good physical condition
Current CPR/First Aid certification.
40 logged dives
18 years old
There are three steps to be conducted with this course:
- Watermanship and Skills Assesment: Four phases of pool exercises such as; 400yd swim, 15 minute tread water, 800yd snorkel swim, 100yd inert diver tow, PADI skill-evaluation circuit, problem solving assesment, equipment exchange and diver Rescue skill assesment.
- Knowledge Development: Learning will include, supervising diving activities, assisting student divers, dive theory, physics, physiology, dive equipment, decompression theory, repeditive dive planner, divemaster conducted programs, risk management and more....
- Practical Application: Practical skill experience as an instuctional assistant in both confined and open-water settings, such as; working with Open Water, Advanced and/or Rescue classes.
The PADI Divemaster certification is a great way to move into the professional diving arena. Get the satisfaction of helping students learn to dive. It is a great experience and you may soon be on your way to becoming an instructor.
Divemaster eLearning Classroom Session: Are you on the go, maybe planning a trip, don't want to spend your vacation time reading a book and would like to start to learn to be a Divemaster, you can now complete this on line. After you sign-up, PADI's eLearning system presents you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading. Short quizzes let you gauge your progress, review and correct anything you might happen to miss. This lets you move through the program efficiently and at your own pace.
eLearning for Divemaster Course is $251....sign-up below