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PADI DIVEMASTER Develop your leadership skills

Work as a diver and get paid to go diving!

5* PADI Diving Centre

The PADI Divemaster Course will transform you into a leadership level diver. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, in this program you expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level. PADI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, qualifying you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers. PADI Divemaster is the prerequisite certification for both the PADI Assistant Instructor and PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor certifications.


What is involved

  • 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 stretch your ability to organize and solve problems as well as help others improve their scuba
  • You put this knowledge into action through a structured internship and a series of practical training exercises

Includes:

  • eLearning access pass
  • Divemaster Enhancement pack
  • 10 days course tuition
  • Tanks and weights

Excludes:

  • Gear rental (additional $300 for duration of the course)

Course duration:

  • Three weekends and additional practical assessment days

Pre-requisites:

  • 18 years old
  • A PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • A PADI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • An Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (or qualifying first aid and CPR training from another organisation) course completion within the past 24 months
  • Have at least 40 dives to begin the course and 60 for certification
  • Be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement (PDF) signed by a physician within the last 12 months

Cost: $1,595


Course structure

The bulk of the dive theory is completed online via elearning. On booking you will be sent an access pass to complete this at your leisure prior to day one. The course will take 10 days. he first six days of training are group training and are scheduled over three consecutive weekends. The last four training days are individual training sessions and are arranged by us at the end of the group training.

Orientation Night

  • Course introduction and meet and greet

Weekend 1

  • Day 1: Dive theory review and waterman-ship, plus stamina evaluations
  • Day 2: Skill demonstrations

Weekend 2

  • Day 3: Practical applications
    • Dive site setup and management
    • Mapping
    • Dive briefings
    • Search and recovery
  • Day 4: Deep dive

Weekend 3

  • Day 5: Divemaster conducted programs workshop – confined water
    • Scuba review
    • Skin Diver
    • Discover scuba
  • Day 6: Divemaster conducted programs workshop – open water
    • Discover scuba
    • Discover local diving

Remaining Days

After day one to six is complete you may complete the final four days following our course schedules joining our PADI Instructors for your practical assessments.

  • Day 7: Open water dive students in confined water
  • Day 8: Open water diver students in Open water
  • Day 9: Continuing education students in Open water
  • Day 10 Certified divers in Open water

Equipment

By enrolling in a Divemaster Course you’ve demonstrated that you’re serious about your diving.

Equipment requirements

  • Tanks and weights are included in the course cost
  • Regulators and BCD can be hired for $300 for the course duration which is refundable against purchasing a regulator and BCD package from us
  • Your safety and the safety of other divers is of upmost importance, and so there are a few pieces of personal equipment that PADI standards require you to own and take diving

Personal equipment

  • Mask, snorkel, boots, fins and wetsuit – required for hygiene and comfort. If you do not have your own we can offer you special student package pricing
  • Dive log book
  • Dive knife
  • SMB (surface marker buoy)
  • Underwater slate

Can't find the dates you want? Please call us on +61 (02) 9977 4355 or email info@divesydney.com.au

  Start Date Course Type Places Available   Price    
06 Jun 2020 Divemaster 2 AUD 1595.00

eLearning Assessments and Exam
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Emergency Assistance Plan
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 1 - 400 metre/yard swim
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 2 - 15 minute float/tread
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 3 - 800 metre/yard snorkel swim
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 4 - 100 metre/yard diver tow
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 5 - Equipment Exchange
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 1 - Dive Site Setup and Management
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 2 - Mapping Project
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 3 - Dive Briefing
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 4 - Search & Recovery Scenario or S & R Spec Cert
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 5 - Deep Dive Scenario or Deep Diver Spec Cert
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 1 - Scuba Review in Confined Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 2 - Skin Diver Course & Snorkeling Supervision
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 3 - DSD Program in Confined Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 4 - DSD Program - Additional Open Water Dive
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 5 - Discover Local Diving in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 1 - Open Water Diver Students in Confined Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 2 - Open Water Diver Students in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 3 - Con Ed Student Divers in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 4 - Certified Divers in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM

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17 Oct 2020 Divemaster 6 AUD 1595.00

eLearning Assessments and Exam
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Emergency Assistance Plan
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 1 - 400 metre/yard swim
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 2 - 15 minute float/tread
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 3 - 800 metre/yard snorkel swim
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 4 - 100 metre/yard diver tow
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Exercise 5 - Equipment Exchange
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 1 - Dive Site Setup and Management
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 2 - Mapping Project
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 3 - Dive Briefing
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 4 - Search & Recovery Scenario or S & R Spec Cert
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Skill 5 - Deep Dive Scenario or Deep Diver Spec Cert
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 1 - Scuba Review in Confined Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 2 - Skin Diver Course & Snorkeling Supervision
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 3 - DSD Program in Confined Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 4 - DSD Program - Additional Open Water Dive
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
DCP Workshop 5 - Discover Local Diving in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 1 - Open Water Diver Students in Confined Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 2 - Open Water Diver Students in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 3 - Con Ed Student Divers in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM
Practical Assessment 4 - Certified Divers in Open Water
Sun 05 Apr 2020
06:44 AM

Sat / Sun / Sat / Sun

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