Why PADI Divemaster?
Are you ready for challenge and responsibility? Do you want to increase your diving knowledge and skill level? Are you considering becoming a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor? If you answered "yes" to one or more of these questions, then our PADI Divemaster program is for you. You will train under and work with experienced PADI Instructors, certified and insured Divemaster's and students. This intense, exciting program is oriented towards divers who are self-directed and serious about their level of training. Even if you decide not to pursue diving as a professional, you will de-rive benefits that will contribute to a lifetime of diving enjoyment. When you train as a Divemaster with Aquatic World, nothing is left to chance. You will have the opportunity to be among the best of the best!
Program includes several academic sessions, instructional and practical sessions in the pool, sessions assisting a certified instructor and our students in the pool and during open water sessions with a certified instructor and students. Due to our extensive open water class schedule, you can schedule the completion of the in-water requirements in a flexible manner to suit your needs.
PADI Rescue Certification (or equivalent) and the submittal of a PADI approved medical exam form signed by a physician. Minimum age is 18.
Required Equipment and Materials
- Recreational Dive Planner (RDP) – all three versions (Table, Wheel and eRDP including associated Instructions for Use booklets)
- The Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
- Diving Knowledge Workbook
Students are responsible for providing a complete SCUBA equipment package including mask, fins, snorkel, boots, appropriate exposure protection, (students wishing to use dry suits must show proof of dry suit certification or they may elect to use Aquatic World’s dry suit option for the course), hood, mitts or gloves, BCD with LPI , regulator with octopus or alternate air source (not a "Spare air"), SPG, depth gauge, timer or watch, compass, weight system, knife, whistle, RDP and log book. Note: some of the very basic equipment items may be available for rental; however items such as masks, fins, snorkels, timers, knives, and whistles must be purchased.
Call shop for course pricing.
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