Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving beginswith the PADI Divemaster program. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you will expand your dive knowledge and polish your skills to a professional level. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership skills and makes you a qualified diver to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with new student divers. The PADI divemaster is the prerequisite for PADI Assistant Instructor and PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor certifications.
During the PADI Divemaster program, you will learn leadership techniques for diving in the classroom and independent study. In the water you will practice several techniques and resistance exercises, as well as training exercises that will improve your ability to organize and solve problems, as well as helping others improve their diving skills. You will put all this knowledge to work through a structured integration period or a series of practical training exercises.
The course has a length of 2 months, in which the candidate will interact with students from the Open Water Diver course or the Advanced Open Water Diver course, and will have the opportunity to lead certified divers in recreational dives.
The requirements for Divemaster course are:
- Be at least 18 years old
- Have a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification (or have an equivalent certification from another organization).
- Have a PADI Rescue Diver certification (or have an equivalent certification from another organization).
- Have the Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care training (or be qualified in CPR Training and First Aid from another training organization) within the last 24 months.
- Have at least 20 logged dives at the start of the course and 60 when certified.
- Being fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months.
Cost: US$ 690.00
Duration: 15 days