The Divemaster rating is the entry level professional certification offered by PADI. This course is for you if you are passionate about diving and want to develop your skills as a professional diving leader.


  • 18 years old
  • 40 logged dives, and 60 logged dives by the completion of the course
  • PADI Rescue Diver certification level
  • Current first aid and CPR certifications

Course Structure

  • Knowledge Development: You will develop leadership skills, dive theory knowledge, and improve practical problem solving ability
  • Practical Training: You will complete practical assessments, workshops, and other assignments under the guidance of an instructor

After You’re Certified

You will be authorized to assist a PADI instructor in training students, supervise training and non-training activities, and conduct some programs as outlined by PADI.


$450, plus materials