The Divemaster course is the first step in becoming a dive professional. At the end of this training step you will be an official member of PADI and will be in the position to assist a scuba instructor or be able to lead independent dives. The emphasis for this course therefore is also in conveying intensive theory, as well as in the demonstration of the mastery of the lessons learned during the OWD course.

Duration: min. 14 days if you have read the PADI Encyclopedia of recreational diving and the PADI Divemaster manual in advance

Minimum age: 18 years

Contains: Theory and exercises, emergency procedures, fitness tests, collecting experience

Prerequisite: To get certified you need at least 60 logged dives and complete a sanctioned course in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR-Primary Care) and basic first aid (Secondary Care) successfully within the past two years

Further education: Assistant Open Water Scuba Instructor or Open Water Scuba Instructor


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