The new PADI Divemaster course, introduced in November 2010, involves a combination of dive theory, assisting students, development of in-water skills and open water diving. To become a good quality divemaster a minimum of 3 weeks is necessary to complete the course. Full details of the course including pre-requisites are given below.
It is required that you have the following minimum equipment for any confined or open water dives during the course:
We strongly recommend that you have your own set of diving equipment. If you wish to purchase any equipment then we at Sharkey Scuba offer a 15% discount off any diving-related equipment bought during your divemaster course. Alternatively you can rent a full set for the duration of the course at a special price of 4,000 baht including dive computer use.
Under the PADI course pre-requisites each trainee is required to have, in their possession, a personal set of materials for study and use during the divemaster course and for reference afterwards as follows:
The above materials are available in a special Divemaster training pack. Please contact us for latest prices for the study materials listed above. Please note that we offer a 10% discount off any study materials purchased during your divemaster course.
Assist with the following:
Divemaster trainees are also assessed on their professionalism throughout the course. These vary from active positive participation to general appearance.
For more info on taking your PADI Divemaster course in Phuket, Thailand, check out our PADI Divemaster Course web section.We guarantee you will be trained by highly-experienced, thorough, professional dive instructors. Although the course will be both physically and mentally demanding at times, we also guarantee you will have fun. After all, that is what diving should be all about! We hope to see you here diving with us soon.