PADI Divemaster Course Bali –  with AquaMarine Diving

Divemaster Internship and Certification with AquaMarine Diving – Bali

AquaMarine Diving – Bali would like to be there to help you start off your diving career in the right way. Entering the professional world of scuba diving brings exciting challenges and endless possibilities as scuba diving is becoming one of the most popular sports in the world! Meet nature’s fascinating underwater world on a daily basis, and share your professional knowledge and experiences with guests and students who want to learn. Join our Divemaster Course Bali.


What Does it Mean to be a PADI Divemaster?

PADI Divemaster Course Bali

PADI Divemaster Course Bali

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The Divemaster rating marks you as a person who has:

  • A high level of personal diving skill
  • Instructor-level knowledge of diving theory
  • Received significant training in how to assist an instructor during training activities.
  • The ability to assume appropriate responsibilities that benefit the welfare of other divers

As a PADI Divemaster you are certified to:

  • Organise, conduct and supervise recreational diving activities, both land and boat based
  • Assist PADI Instructors in conducting scuba diving courses

As a PADI Divemaster you are able to:

  • Act as a certified assistant to PADI Instructors
  • Supervise participants in PADI experience programmes for uncertified divers
  • Generally supervise both training and non-training related diving activities, as well as planning, organising and directing dives
  • Teach and certify PADI Skin Divers
  • Conduct the PADI Scuba Review programme for certified divers
  • Enrol in PADI Instructor level training


How to Become a PADI Divemaster

To Qualify for PADI Divemaster Training You Must:

  • Be certified as a PADI Rescue Diver (or equivalent) with EFR training (or equivalent) in the past 2 years
  • Have logged a minimum of 40 Open Water dives prior to starting PADI Divemaster training; 60 Open Water dives prior to certification as a PADI Divemaster
  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be in good physical condition for diving and submit a medical exam form signed by a physician

Three Phases of the PADI Divemaster Programme

  1. Knowledge Development
  2. Water skills and stamina assessment
  3. Practical Application and assignment

1. Knowledge Development

  • The Role and Characteristics of a PADI Divemaster
  • Supervising General Diving Activities (2 Parts) *
  • Assisting with Student Divers in Training *
  • Dive Theory Introduction
  • The Physics of Diving *
  • The Physiology of Diving *
  • Dive Equipment *
  • Decompression Theory and the RDP *
  • Divemaster Conducted Programme *
  • Risk Management
  • Business of Diving
  • Your Diving Career

*With final exam

Additional exam = Skills and Environment (study from PADI Open Water Diver Manual, Adventures in Diving Manual, Rescue Diver Manual, and Diving Knowledge Workbook)

2. Water Skills and Stamina Module

  • 400 yards swim
  • 15 minutes tread
  • 800 yards snorkel swim
  • 100 yards inert diver tow
  • Rescuing unresponsive, non-breathing diver underwater

Skill assessment

  • Part 1: Skills Development
  • Part 2: Performing 20 basic scuba skills
  • Practical Application and Assignment
  • Mapping Project and Emergency Assistance Plan
  • Divemaster-Conducted Programme
  • Equipment Exchange Exercise

3a. Practical Application (Internship option)

  • One PADI OW Course confined water
  • Four Additional confined water from any PADI Course
  • One PADI OW Course Training Dive
  • One PADI OW/Advanced/Rescue/Specialty training
  • Three additional OW training from any PADI Course
  • One Supervising Situation, not in formal course

3b. Practical Application (Role Model option)

  • Certified Divers in open water
  • OW Students in confined water
  • OW Students in open water
  • Con-Ed Students in open water

Practical Application involves training activities using various structured training sessions, simulated scenarios and internship sessions with actual PADI programmes. These training sessions with AquaMarine enable you to gain practical experience as an instructional assistant and a supervisor of open water diving activities, both as a coordinator and as an underwater guide.

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PADI Divemaster Course Bali Prices

Divemaster Course Prices
Starts from IDR 1,532 $£€¥…USD 990 |  $£€¥…
PADI eLearning yes
Divemaster Application Fee
(paid to PADI)
Divemaster Course Bali Inclusions & Exclusions

Divemaster Course Bali Inclusions:

  • All PADI Training requirements and more
  • Lunch & unlimited bottled water, tea/coffee on diving and office days
  • Free scheduled diving throughout the duration of the Divemaster Programme with AquaMarine Diving – Bali
  • Diver Medical Insurance
  • Airport transfer on arrival if AquaMarine Diving – Bali has arranged accommodation
  • Free WiFi access at the office
  • Pick up from your south Bali hotel on the first day (Day 2 of Itinerary) of your course (every other day will be your own transport arrangements)


  • Knowledge Development materials (Divemaster Crewpack)
    • Printed materials (please check with your local PADI retailer)
    • Cost of PADI e-Learning
  • Divemaster Application Fee – paid to PADI upon successful completion of the PADI Divemaster course with AquaMarine Diving
  • Accommodation (breakfast is usually included in Bali accommodation)
  • Daily living expenses
  • Visa – Visa on Arrival (30 days)
  • Personal/Travel Health Insurance
  • Equipment rental – 1 month USD100
Next Step: PADI Instructor

Next Step: PADI Instructor

Next Steps after DiveMaster

Maybe you want to go on to become a PADI Instructor? The training and experience you gain through the PADI Divemaster programme helps shape your abilities and attitude towards being a professional level diving educator.

We can assist you in finding a place on a Bali-based Instructor Development Course I(DC) and Instructor Exam (IE) programme.

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