PADI Divemaster Course

Love scuba diving? Want to share it with people on a whole new level? Take the PADI Divemaster program and do what you love to do as a profession. Scuba divers look up to divemasters cause they are masters who mentor and motivate others. As a divemaster, you not only get to dive a lot but also feel the joy of seeing people have as much fun diving as you do.

The PADI Divemaster course is your first level of professional education. Working closely with a PADI professional, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills, like perfecting the smooth hover, and refine your rescue abilities, so you anticipate and quickly solve fundamental problems. You’ll gain dive knowledge, management and guidance skills so you will shift to become a role model to divers everywhere.

As a PADI Divemaster, you’ll guide others as you supervise scuba diving activities and help with diver training. Whether you desire to work at a faraway dive location or a local dive shop, the adventure of a lifetime awaits you. Divemasters are approved professionals who are aligned with the largest and most well-known dive organisation in the world.

PADI Rescue Divers that are at least 18 years old can enrol in the PADI Divemaster program. You also require to have:

Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training in the past 24 months.

A medical report signed by a physician within the last 12 months.

At least 40 logged dives to begin the course and 60 dives to earn certification.

Note that certifications from other diver training organisation may apply. Ask your PADI Instructor.

About PADI Divemaster Course

The PADI Divemaster program teaches you to be a leader and take charge of dive activities. By knowledge development sessions, water skills exercises and workshops, and hands-on practical assessment, you develop the skills to coordinate and direct a variety of scuba diving activities. Topics and working classes include:

The role and qualifications of the PADI Divemaster

Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers

Diver safety and risk management

Divemaster conducted programs and specialised skills

Business of diving and career

Awareness of the dive environment

Dive setup and management

Mapping an open water position

Administering dive briefings

Organizing a search and recovery project or a deep dive

Conducting a scuba review and skin diver class

Helping with Discover Scuba Diving and leading Discover Local Diving programs

Your instructor may also offer the PADI Deep Diver and Search and Recovery Diver speciality diver courses with your divemaster training to help you meet all requirements and to broaden your abilities.

You might be able to get college credit for the Divemaster program.


PADI Divemaster pricing

350 euro (3 days)
300 euro (e-learning – 3 days)