Next step is the Divemaster course, the first step of professional diving.
Before you can start this Divemaster course you have to be a certified Advanced Open Water diver and a Rescue diver and you have to be able to show a valid Emergency First Response (EFR) certification. At the start of the Divemaster course, you have to have 20 logged dives, at the time of certification at least 60.
The minimum age for this Divemaster course is 18 and you need a valid medical certificate signed by a physician
For this course, it is also important that you are in good physical condition and that you are familiar with all underwater dive skills.
This course is not a course you can do in 2 or 3 weeks. Besides the theoretical part, the mandatory dives and dive related assignments the course also involves a 10-day internship in the dive shop.
During your internship at the dive center you will encounter all aspects of diving. Like filling the compressed air tanks, renting out dive-gear, selling products in the dive-shop.
Included in price:
- Study materials
- Use of dive gear