- PADI Dive Master course $1200
To start this course you will be required to have a minimum of 40 logged dives, first aid training not older than 2 years and a minimum age of 18 years old. The course includes your PADI Crew Pack (study materials) as well as your application for the PADI Dive Master Certification and also includes the first year of Teaching Status (able to perform PADI programs). Through out the course you will make a minimum of 20 dives and if you don't have your own gear you may use the shops gear.
The course takes between 1 or 2 months, it involves extensive theory about your general dive knowledge and being a PADI Pro member. The practical part of the course involves swimming tests, rescue skills, mapping project, search and recovery dive, deep dive, dive site set up and management, skill demonstration, implementing PADI programs and as well as assisting PADI Instructors.