Share your passion for scuba diving by becoming a PADI Divemaster. As a divemaster you’ll supervise scuba diving activities and assist with scuba classes.
PADI Divemaster is the first step in your diving career. *This course fee only covers your online training, assessments and certification card. Practical training fees, dives, dive equipment, student slate and logbook are available at additional fees at Ocean Quest Adventures.
Age Requirement: 18 years or older
Time Commitment: Approximately 50 hours
Course Prerequisites: Rescue Diver, 40 logged dives, CPR and First Aid certification within 24 months, medical clearance to dive
How does it work?
The PADI Divemaster course is your first level of professional training. In addition to completing the PADI Divemaster course online, you’ll participate in knowledge development sessions with your instructor, water skills exercises, rescue workshops, work with dive classes, and create a dive site map. There is also a two-part exam. Additional fees will apply.
What does it cover?
Working closely with a PADI Instructor you’ll fine-tune your dive skills, improve upon what you learned in the rescue diver course, increase your knowledge of diving equipment, environment, physics and physiology and learn dive management and supervision abilities. You’ll also complete deep and search and recovery training (if you don’t already have these specialties) and learn how to deliver dive site briefings.
What else is required to complete the course?
CPR and first aid training within the past 24 months, a medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months, and at least 40 logged dives to begin the course. Sixty logged dives are needed for certification.
Please be advised of the following:
- All PADI E-Learning Codes MUST be registered with PADI under the name of the person taking the course.
- Any PADI E-Learning code that is redeemed with PADI is NON-REFUNDABLE.
- Once you redeem your code with PADI you have 12 months to complete the online portion. If you do not complete in 12 months you will be required to pusrchase a new code to continue.