Career Development: PADI Divemaster

Turn your passion into a career. It all starts here.

Take Scuba Diving to the next level, and turn it into a career. The PADI Divemaster Course is your springboard to a chance to turn your passion in to a lifestyle.

Total number of weeks to complete this course: 2 Weeks but we recommend that you put aside as much time as you can to build experience and knowledge working practically in a busy dive centre.

Total number of dives to complete this course: 60

Minimum age to complete this course: 18

What You'll Learn

  • 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


  • Good physical health
  • Adept at swimming
  • 18 Years of age or older