Become a Divemaster and share your love of scuba diving with others. You’ll manage scuba diving operations and assist with scuba classes as a divemaster.

The Divemaster certification is the first stage in a diving career. Note: Unlike other certifications, this price does not include educational materials.

‍In this class you will learn:

  • Divemaster’s function and attributes
  • Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers
  • Diver risk management and safety
  • Programs and specific skills conducted by Divemaster.
  • Business of diving and your career
  • Understanding and awareness of the diving environment
  • Dive setup and management
  • Mapping an open water site
  • Planning and conducting dive briefings
  • Organizing a search and rescue operation and a deep dive
  • Conducting a scuba review and skin diver course
  • Assisting with Dive trips and leading Discover Local Diving programs


At least 40 logged dives and medically cleared to dive

Prerequisite certifications

  • Rescue Diver

  • Emergency First Responder

min age 18 / time commitment 3-4 weeks