The SDI Divemaster Course is the first professional level certification. Our DM course is offered as a Flexible Schedule Internship or as a 6 Day concentrated immersion course at the Divers Supply Professional Development Center..
During this course your diving abilities will be challenged and your Scuba skills refined to demonstration quality. You'll become a role model for other divers..
Learn to work with new divers as they experience the underwater world for the first time and Continuing Education Advanced divers developing their new skills. Understand how to lead certified divers, manage dive groups and how to conduct safe and enjoyable dives.
Expect to increase your knowledge of diving Physics, Physiology, Scuba Equipment, Personal Dive Techniques and Professional skills to that of a Scuba professional..
Requirements: Minimum Age 18, a current (within the past 12 months) Medical Examination, 40 Logged Dives to begin the course, Advanced Diver Certification from any recognized agency with dive experience in Deep, Underwater Navigation, Night and Limited Visibility, Rescue Diver Certification with First Aid and CPR Certifications (current), Approved Scuba equipment for confined and open water dives and all SDI Dive-Master instructional materials.
This course details the body of knowledge and skills that the candidate seeking professional certification is expected to have. Successful completion of this program requires a significant personal commitment from each candidate as they make the developmental transition from Diver to Dive Professional.
Sessions will include Independent study, Classroom presentations, Knowledge quest and Exam. You will also have Confined Water Techniques, Briefings and Open Water Training Demonstrations.
The Dive-Master Candidate will benefit from the mentoring and insightful guidance, from our knowledgeable and experienced instructors involved in the presentation of this program.
At Divers Supply’s Professional Development Centers we are committed to offering the highest quality programs supported by the latest materials, up to date practical information and innovative teaching techniques.
You will find this course a rewarding experience and we look forward to welcoming you into the ranks of our Divers Supply / SDI-TDI Professional membership.
After you have completed the SDI Divemaster course you can move onto the SDI Assistant Instructor Course where you will learn more about academic presentations and have the ability to teach certain SDI specialties.