During the PADI Divemaster program, you learn dive leadership. You’ll complete the reading and all required paperwork independently prior to your arrival in Cozumel. You complete water skills and stamina exercises, as well as training exercises that stretch your ability to organize and solve problems. You put this knowledge into action through an internship or series of practical training exercises.

  • Course can be completed in two weeks, 12-14 hr days, everyday (contact us for further details)
  • Knowledge Development: 12 topics ranging from dive theory to assisting student divers in training
  • In-water skills, training and stamina exercises

Prerequisites: PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization), PADI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization), 20 logged dives, minimum 18 years of age

Minimum Number of Logged Dives: 60 for certification as PADI Divemaster

Materials You’ll Need:

  • PADI Divemaster Manual
  • Recreational Dive Planner (RDP) – all three versions (Table, Wheel and eRDP including associated Instructions for Use booklets)
  • The Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
  • Diving Knowledge Workbook
  • Divemaster Slates
  • PADI Divemaster Video
  • Instructor Guides for the programs that may be conducted by PADI Divemasters