goals of the Divemaster course are to have fun and learn instructor
level supervision and teaching techniques.
One - Watermanship and Skills Assessment
To assess and provide remedial training in general watermanship,
diving skills and rescue skills.
To develop proficiency in dealing with stress-inducing problems.
Two - Diving Knowledge Development
will study the topics of: dive planning; dive control and management;
student supervision; diving physics; diving physiology; equipment;
diving skills and environment; and the recreational dive planner.
Module Three - Practical Application
will serve as an instructional assistant to a qualified Instructor.
The internship requires the Divemaster candidate to take part in
several class, pool and open water training sessions.
Because the nature of Divemaster training is so unique and because
flexibility is needed, you may complete your training according to your
schedule. This means you can START TODAY!
be 18 years of age with a Rescue Diver certification and have at
least 20 logged dives.
for the Professional
As a certified Divemaster you may
Supervise and assist with training activities
Supervise and assist with non-training activities
Be employed by a dive center or resort to help with classes
or lead guided dive tours
Conduct the Discover Local Diving experience
Conduct the Scuba Review Program
Supervise the Discover Snorkeling experience and Skin Diver
The above course description is general in term.
There will be variations on the course depending on certification agency.