Looking for the first step in working with scuba as a career? Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving begins with the PADI Divemaster program. 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.
Your first step into the professional levels of recreational diving begins with the PADI Dive master program. Work closely with a PADI Instructor to expand your dive master knowledge, develop your leadership abilities and hone your skills to the professional level. As a Divemaster you’ll be able to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers.
Your PADI Divemaster Course Details
- Course can be done in as little as 6 days
- PADI Divemaster is your first step as a professional diver/PADI Pro’
- Mix of online, classroom, pool and ocean training
- Develop your leadership skills
- Have a current RSTC Medical Statement (must be signed by a doctor)
- Current First Aid & CPR certificate (within last two years)
- PADI Rescue Diver certification (or qualifying certification from another agency)
- Have completed 40 logged dives
What to Bring
- Current RSTC Medical Statement
- Rescue Diver card, First Aid/CPR certificate and Log Book/s
- PADI Divemaster eLearning completion form
- Practical Assessment fee
- Your dive gear
- Divemaster eLearning $270.00 AUD (purchase from scubadiving.co.nz)
- Divemaster Crew Pack materials $360.09 AUD (order in store)
- Optional PADI on-Line Dive Theory $148 AUD (purchase from scubadiving.co.nz) Gives credit towards the Divemaster Dive Theory exam.
- 6 Day Practical Assessment $800.00
- Price does not include gear hire.
- You can start now by signing up for the PADI eLearning online.
- The Practical Assessment option is run by arrangement and can be one-on-one or group courses
Want your course cheaper?
Come in and pick up some New Zealand Sea Adventures referral cards. For any new customer* you get on a dive course you will receive $20 off the practical section of your course.
* A new customer is someone who has not taken a course with NZ Sea Adventures before