What does it cover?
The PADI Divemaster course is the first professional level within the PADI System of diver education and allows you to work as a training assistant on PADI courses and programs, supervise certified divers during pleasure diving experiences, and conduct some PADI programs independently. Becoming a PADI Divemaster consists of the following segments:

  1. knowledge development
  2. practical application and
  3. Divemaster final exam


The course, PADI Divemaster , covers nine topics that prepare you for the practical sessions needed to complete the Divemaster course. Throughthe Aqua Marine Scuba system and practical segments (pool and Open Water) of the Divemaster course, you become well prepared to work as a PADI Divemaster


What are the prerequisites for PADI Divemaster Online?
Prior to enrolling in Aqua Marine Scuba PADI Divemaster, you must be at least 18 years old, have a current medical attesting to your diving fitness signed by a physician within the previous 12 months, and be a certified PADI Advanced Open Water Diver and PADI Rescue or hold qualifying certifications from another dive training organization. You must also have completed a Emergency First Response (EFR) Primary and Secondary Care course (or other sanctioned first aid and CPR course) within the past 24 months and be able to prove that you have completed at least 40 dives (60 before being able to complete the Divemaster course with experience of deep dives, night dives and underwater navigation). If you have any questions as to whether you meet the necessary prerequisites, please contact Aqua Marine Scuba

How does it work?
After enrolling, Aqua Marine Scuba and PADI's  system presents you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading. Short quizzes let you gauge your progress and review and correct anything you might happen to miss. This lets you move through the program efficiently and at your own pace.

Other costs – There is a separate application fee due to PADI that needs to be submitted with the Divemaster application once the course is successfully completed.

Materials – The Aqua Marine Scuba PADI Divemaster  program will provide you with  the PADI Divemaster manual, a required material. However, to complete the PADI Divemaster course, you also need a current:

  1. PADI Instructor Manual,
  2. Both the Table RDP and eRDPML
  3. The Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving
  4. PADI Divemaster slates.


There are other required materials and equipment, some of which you already have. Your PADI Retailer or Resort will guide and counsel you on what you need, and will make suggestions to help you prepare for a valuable course experience.

Contact the PADI Retailer or Resort where you will complete the practical segments of the course to discuss total courses costs, equipment, materials and logistical requirements.

What else is required to become a PADI Divemaster?
Once you successfully complete Divemaster  Aqua Marine Scuba, you will need to successfully complete several practical assessments, workshops and other assignments with your PADI Instructor. You will also need to complete the Divemaster Final Exam as well as meet the professionalism criteria.




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