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PADI Divemaster (Go PRO!)


Seatasea PADI Divemaster Course  

Take the first step in your dive career and become a PADI Divemaster. Working closely with Seatasea PADI Instructors and professional staff,  you'll expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills as you become a dive professional. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities by training you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers.

What can PADI Divemasters do?

  • Work at local dive centers, on live-aboard dive boats, yachts and at exotic resort locations
  • Assist PADI Instructors with students
  • Lead PADI Scuba Divers on guided dive tours
  • Teach and certify PADI Skin Divers
  • Teach PADI Discover Snorkeling programs
  • Conduct PADI Scuba Review programs for certified divers
  • Lead certified divers on Discover Local Diving experiences
  • Teach Emergency First Response programs after successful completion of an Emergency First Response Instructor course.

What do I need to start?

  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or qualifying certification from another training organization
  • PADI Rescue Diver certification or qualifying certification from another training organization.
  • Medical clearance signed by a physician within the last 12 months
  • 40 logged dives (60 logged dives are required for certification)
  • Completed EFR Primary and Seconday Care within the last 24 months  (This is a separate Course and will be offered)
  • 18 years old

What will I do?

  • Learn dive leadership through classroom, independent study sessions and computer e-Learning
  • Complete water skills and stamina exercises in confined and open water
  • Complete Training exercises and scenarios to test organizational and problem solving abilties.