Be a leader who mentors and motivates others. Gain dive knowledge, supervision abilities, and become a role model to divers around the world!
Take the PADI Divemaster course and do what you love to do as a career.
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Scuba divers look up to divemasters because they are leaders who mentor and motivate others. As a divemaster, you not only get to dive a lot, but also experience the joy of seeing others have as much fun diving as you do.
The PADI Divemaster course is your first level of professional training. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills, like perfecting the effortless hover, and refine your rescue skills so you anticipate and easily solve common problems. You’ll gain dive knowledge, management and supervision abilities so you become a role model to divers everywhere.
As a PADI Divemaster, you’ll lead others as you supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training. Whether you want to work at a faraway dive destination or close to home at a local dive shop, the adventure of a lifetime awaits you. PADI Divemasters are respected dive professionals who are aligned with the largest and most respected dive organization in the world – PADI.
Knowledge Development - Academics are done at home via eLearning and your workbook, as well as classroom sessions at Scubatude.
Confined Water and Open Water Dives – You will develop your Divemaster skills in both confined and open water with a minimum of 4 pool sessions, and 3 ocean sessions.
PADI Rescue Divers who are at least 18 years old may enroll in the PADI Divemaster course. You also need to have:
- Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training within the past 24 months.
- A medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months.
- At least 40 logged dives to begin the course and 60 dives to earn certification.
Included - Course tuition, PADI eLearning, and Divemaster Crew-Pak
Not included is your course fee is your personal gear, which includes:
Mask, fins, snorkel, hood, boots and gloves.
Divemaster Candidates are expected to provide their own scuba gear, including BCD, regulators, computer, wetsuit or dry suit, tanks, and weights.These items are available for rent if needed.
Scubatude students receive a discount on all personal gear!
All expenses including boats, ferry across to Catalina and hotels are paid by the Divemaster Candidate.