Dive Master

Your Goals should scare you a little and excite you a lot!

You will find the program to be a rewarding and challenging experience.

 You will gain valuable experience that will allow you to conduct many divemaster level programs and gain the foundation needed to begin your ascent up the professional ranks. 

Your goals are our focus. Period.

Whether you are taking the program for the valuable experience or as the first step in becoming an instructor, your course will be customized to your needs. 

Course Cost

$799 + eLearning course & Divemaster Crew Pack


  • Confined Water Sessions
  • Open Water Sessions
  • Tanks, weights and Belt
  • Diving Skills Honed to Demonstration Quality
  • Watermanship Skills Fine Tuned
  • Dive Site Mapping
  • Assisting with Students in Confined Water
  • Working with Certified Divers
  • Assisting with Open Water Students in Training
  • Assisting with Continuing Education Students in Training
  • Interning with Actual Students in Training (confined water, open water, continuing education and certified divers)
  • Serves as an instructional assistant to a PADI Instructor
  • Gain familiarity with the diver training process
  • Learn how to supervise and assist students
  • Developing an awareness of typical student problems
  • Take part in multiple courses as a teaching assistant to complete their training
  • Options to include Discover Scuba Diving Leadership certification, Digital Photography Instructor, EFR Instructor and more!


  • Certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver & PADI Rescue Diver
  • 18 years or older
  • Logged proof of 40 scuba dives and 60 logged dives before certification
  • Completed EFR (Emergency First Response) Primary and Secondary Care training within 24 months
  • Medically evaluated and cleared for diving by a physician within 12 months.  Medical Statement 

You are entering into a partnership between you and your instructor.  As a Divemaster, you will be expected to conduct yourself professionally. Our goal is to prepare you to be the best you can be. You can be sure that you will receive the best education available. We will provide you with the opportunities to assist and learn in many different circumstances. You will be entering the ranks of our Pro Team. 

Let your passion lead you!

Waterman Ship & Skills

  • Improve and evaluate candidates stamina
  • General diving skills
  • Problem-solving capabilities
  • Rescue skills
  • Satisfactory performance must be demonstrated prior to certification

Knowledge Development

  • Complete the PADI e-Learning Course
  • Read Encyclopedia of Diving and the Knowledge Workbook

You will need

  • PADI Dive Master Crew Pack
  • Student Materials
  • PADI Divemaster Application Fee (payable to PADI)
  • Personal Diving Equipment
  • AED & Oxygen Provider courses

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