The Divemaster Certification is your first step on the PADI professional ladder working closely with your PADI Instructor you expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level.
PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, During the PADI Divemaster program, you learn dive leadership skills through both classroom and independent study. You complete water skills and stamina exercises, as well as training exercises that hone your ability to organize and solve problems as well as help others improve their diving. You put this knowledge into action through a structured internship.
What does this qualification mean to me?
Once you qualify as a PADI Divemaster you will become a member of PADI, the world’s largest and most respected diver training organization. As a PADI Member, you will receive regular mailings of information, standards changes and industry alerts in addition to The Undersea Journal.
After becoming certified as a PADI Divemaster you will be authorized to:
– Supervise both training and non-training-related activities by planning, organizing and directing dives
– Assist a PADI Instructor during the training sessions for any PADI Diver course
– After completing further training be able to conduct the Discover Scuba Diving experience and pass your enthusiasm onto others.
– Teach Emergency First Response courses after successfully completing an Emergency First Response Instructor Course.