Ever thought of becoming a PADI Professional?

Take the first step in your dive career and become a PADI Divemaster. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you’ll expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills as you become a dive professional. PADIĀ  Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities by training you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers.

The PADI Divemaster course will allow you to:

  • Work at local dive centers, on live-aboard dive boats, yachts and at exotic resort locations
  • Assist PADI Instructors with students
  • Lead PADI Scuba Divers on guided dive tours
  • Teach and certify PADI Skin Divers
  • Teach PADI Discover Snorkeling programs
  • Conduct PADI Scuba Review programs for certified divers
  • Lead certified divers on Discover Local Diving experiences
  • Teach Emergency First Response programs after successful completion of an Emergency First Response Instructor course.

During this course, you will:

  • Learn dive leadership through classroom and independent study sessions
  • Complete water skills and stamina exercises in confined and open water
  • Training exercises to test organizational and problem solving abilities
  • An internship or series of practical training exercises

In order to become a PADI Divemaster, you will need to meet these prerequisites:

  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or qualifying certification from another training organization
  • PADI Rescue Diver certification or qualifying certification from another training organization.
  • Medical clearance signed by a physician
  • 60 logged dives (you can start the course with 20 logged dives)
  • 18 years old

Your 2 course options:

  • Regular divemaster training: This is the fastest way to get your Divemaster certification. This could take just a few weeks will give you the necessary tools to make your first step in the diving industry.
  • Internship divemaster training: Here you get to learn the rope of a divemaster job as you work with us. At first, you will look listen and learn from our professional staff and afterward, you will actually become part of the team and be able to work some of your divemaster course fees off. Depending on how much time you have available, the internship can take from 1 to 2 months.
St. Kitts Kenneth's Dive Center