LOVE YOUR JOB

If you like people, have a passion for scuba diving and want an extraordinary life – become a PADI Instructor.

TEACH THE BEST

PADI Open Water Scuba Instructors are the most sought-after because they’ve completed the program that sets the standard for training dive professionals.

LIVE ANYWHERE

PADI Professional are employed at 6,300 PADI Dive Centers and Resorts around the world.

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STEP ONE

PADI DIVEMASTER CERTIFICATION

The PADI Divemaster course is your first level of professional training. Working closely with a PADI Instructor, you'll fine-tune your dive skills and refine your rescue skills so you anticipate and easily solve common problems. As a PADI Divemaster, you can travel the world and earn a living doing what you love every day.

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REQUIREMENTS FOR ENROLLMENT

If you are 18 years or older, have 40 logged dives, completed the PADI Rescue Diver course and EFR Primary and Secondary Care training, and pass a diving medical evaluation – you're ready to enroll in the PADI Divemaster course. Qualifying certifications from other diver training organizations may apply – ask your PADI Dive Shop how.

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ALREADY A DIVEMASTER?


PADI OPEN WATER SCUBA INSTRUCTOR

If you're a certified divemaster and you want to take your love of scuba to the next level, you're ready for the PADI Instructor Development Course. Over a minimum of five days, you'll learn how to conduct all PADI core courses, so you can confidently teach others how to dive. Your journey begins at a PADI Instructor Development Center (IDC). What are you waiting for? Start sharing your passion today.

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