**This package includes the E-Learning course and assessments only! To become a Divemaster, you must also complete practical training, dives, and classroom work withour instructional team. These components and your PADI Divemaster Crewpack are an additional charge. Prior to registering as a PADI Divemaster Candidate, we encourage you to give us a call or drop us a note so we can chat about the process, as it's a huge step we're excited for you to take!**
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 and assessments. Practical training, dives, dive equipment, training materials and application forms are available at additional fees via your PADI Dive Center.
The PADI Divemaster course teaches you to be a leader and take charge of dive activities. Through knowledge development sessions, waterskills exercises and workshops, and hands-on practical assessment, you develop the skills to organize and direct a variety of scuba diving activities. Topics and practical workshops include:
- The role and characteristics of the PADI Divemaster
- Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers
- Diver safety and risk management
- Divemaster conducted programs and specialized skills
- Business of diving and your career
- Awareness of the dive environment
- Dive setup and management
- Mapping an open water site
- Conducting dive briefings
- Organizing a search and recovery project and a deep dive
- Conducting a scuba review and skin diver course
- Assisting with Discover Scuba Diving and leading Discover Local Diving programs
Prerequisites & Requirements
-18 years or older
-40 logged dives
-CPR and First Aid certification within 24 months
-Medical clearance to dive
E-Learning Course Time Commitment: Approximately 50 hours
Included in Course:
-E-Learning Training Code (emailed to you within two business days of registration)
*Please note - there are no physical training materials for the E-Learning version of the course, your manual will be in digital format.
What you need to do:
-Register for the course!
-Complete the E-Learning course in its entirety, including all exams.
-When you're ready, give us a call to register for the practical component with us, and pay the remaining fees for the practical component. You can also complete the practical component with any PADI facility worldwide! Please contact your preferred destination for their pricing, as every facility is different!
*Please note that if you choose to do your dives locally with us, our local lakes are cold! Drysuits are highly recommended!*
Divemaster: E-Learning Only
Course materials are non-refundable simply due to their nature. If you book your pool sessions and need to reschedule for any reason, we get it - life happens. Give us a call and we'll work with you to reschedule.