PADI Divemaster Course 2022
Join Dan’s Dive Shop April 2022 and take the leap to become a Dive Professional in the PADI Divemaster Course
The PADI Divemaster Course is your first step onto the professional diving world. It is very hands on and covers a wide range of responsibilities and rewards. As a career (or even part time career), Divemasters are an essential part of Dan’s Dive Shop and the dive industry. As a Divemaster, you not only get to dive a lot, but also experience the joy of seeing others have as much fun diving as you do. You will work closely with our Instructors and be a role model to students, certified divers with the experience of the full spectrum of what recreational diving has to offer.
Minimum 18 years old
Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care certified (CPR & First Aid) within the last 24 months
A medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months.
Logged a minimum 60 dives
Divemaster Course Schedule 2022
Saturday April 23 – Classroom: 9am – 3pm
Friday April 29 – Pool: 6pm – 9pm
Friday May 6 – Pool: 5:30pm – 9pm
Friday May 13 – Pool: 5:30pm – 9pm
Friday June 10 – Pool: 5:30pm – 9pm,
Sunday June 12 – Open Water: 10am – 2pm
Practical Skills and Assessments to be completed by Divemaster Candidate’s own initiative over the 2022 season. Multiple dates to choose from.
Some of the skills you’ll develop in your divemaster course and role will involve:
Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers
Diver safety and risk management
Divemaster conducted programs and specialized skills
Business of diving and your career
Awareness of the dive environment
Dive setup and management
Mapping an open water site
Conducting dive briefings
Organizing a search and recovery project and a deep dive
Conducting a scuba review and skin diver course
Assisting with Discover Scuba Diving and leading Discover Local Diving programs
Candidates will also learn about Physics, Physiology, Decompression Theory, Equipment, Supervision techniques, the aquatic realm, and much more.
How do you get started?
If you’ve got the drive, proper mindset and discipline to succeed in a course of this magnitude, we’d be happy to have you. If you want to go the professional route –contact us at the shop today to see how to get started as a DDS Divemaster and the schedule for this exciting course.
Sign up today for eLearning and you’ll be able to start learning immediately. With PADI eLearning you can complete the academic portions of the course online prior to the course start date.
What gear will you need?
$500.00 + HST for class, pool and open water sessions Additional Costs: PADI Divemaster eLearning with Crewpak (you get Member Pricing), any additional equipment rentals, boat charters (if applicable) or specialized gear.