PADI Divemaster Course


Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational diving begins with the PADI Divemaster Certification program.Working closely with a PADI Instructor, in this program you expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to the professional level.

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What is required?
  • 18 years old A PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)

  • A PADI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)

  • Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (CPR and First Aid) training within the past 24 months

  • Have at least 40 dives to begin the course and 60 for certification

  • Be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement (PDF) signed by a physician within the last 12 months.


What is in the PADI Divemaster Course?​

  • PADI Divemaster Online Crew Pak

  • Classroom sessions

  • 2 Pool sessions  (Stamina / Rescue Assessment)

  • UNLIMITED Pool internships

  • UNLIMITED Weekend dive trips for on-job training

  • Instructor fees

How long does it take?


​​The duration of the PADI Divemaster certification course is flexible, and ranges anywhere from 6 - 18 months. It is dependent on your progress as well as your customized schedule which will be arranged during your registration process.

How much does it cost?

​SGD$ 1,990  all-inclusive

How to sign up?

1. Complete the online registration form

2. Drop by The Dive Company to make a $1,000 cash deposit

3. Collect study materials and confirm course schedule

Note: It is preferable to register at least 1-2 weeks in advance


What you will be learning?​

By taking on the PADI Divemaster course, you would have achieved a level reached by less than one in ten divers worldwide. Your training and experience would also have increased a great deal. The syllabus for this course includes:

Theoretical aspect
           The role and characteristics of the PADI Divemaster
           Dive theory introduction
           Decompression theory and the RDP
           Divemaster conducted programs
           Risk management
           The business of diving
           Your diving career
           Diving physics
           Diving physiology
           Dive equipment

Practical aspects of a Divemaster


Stamina assessment and development
- 400 meter Swim without using swimming aid and using any stroke
- 15 minute treading water
- 800 meter nonstop snorkel swim using mask snorkel and fins
- 100 meter diver tow at the surface wearing full scuba equipment

Diver rescue assessment and development
This exercise is the simulated rescue of an unresponsive, non breathing diver.


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