The PADI Divemaster course teaches you to be a leader and take charge of dive activities.
Through knowledge development sessions, waterskills exercises and workshops, and hands-on practical assessment, you develop the skills to organize and direct a variety of scuba diving activities.
What are you going to learn?
Learn the role and characteristics of the PADI Divemaster, supervise dive activities and assisting with students divers, dive safety and risk management, amoung other things.
-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
Too soon? Check out others courses to complete your Diving Training, like the Open Water Diver or the Advanced Open Diver.
You can also get an adventure with Discover Scuba Diving or Cenote Discover Diver
Get ready to the adventure!
Are you ready? Become a Divemaster
Enroll in the course and get your certification
Prerequisites & Requirements
- 18 years or older
- Rescue Diver
- 40 Logged dives
- CPR and First Aid certification within 24 months
- Medical clearance to dive
- Approximately 50 hours
The equipment you are going to use
As a dive professional, you'll want to have all your basic scuba equipment, including a dive computer, a dive knife, and at least two surface signaling devices. During practical skills exercises, like underwater mapping and search and recovery, you'll use a compass, floats, marker buoys, lift bags and slates. Your PADI Instructor may suggest additional gear that will be useful throughout your diving career.
Check with your local dive center to get advice about everything you'll need as a dive pro.
Enjoy the dives in the cenotes, full of adrenaline in the great variety we have in Yucatan Peninsula, they will impact you for their amazing colors, beam lights, rock formations and crystal clear waters.
Too early? Complete the steps on your scuba journey:
Become a professional diver and complete your training with our specialized courses.
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