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Splash Water Sports
2905 Banksville Rd
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15216
Phone: (412) 531-5577
Fax: (412) 531-1960
dive@splashscuba.com

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January through April
Closed Mondays and Sundays
Tuesday - Friday: 11am to 7pm
Saturday: 10am to 5pm

May through December
Closed Sundays
Monday - Friday: 11am to 7pm
Saturday: 10am to 5pm

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PADI Divemaster Course


Become an expert diver while earning the coveted Divemaster rating. Like most divers, you’ve probably thought of the lifestyle of the dive instructors you’ve known: great diving, traveling, meeting new people, and, best of all, working in a job they love. The reality is that diving also offers a serious career opportunity.

As a blossoming, dynamic recreation, diving supports a growing industry, and opportunities for trained professionals abound from instructor/sales positions with retail dive centers to divemaster/instructor roles in the world’s most exotic dive destinations.

Course Components include:

  • A comprehensive program in four main phases
    • Watermanship
    • Knowledge development
    • practical application
    • Workshops
  • Develops knowledge and watermanship skills to the instructor level
  • Qualifies you to assist PADI instructors with students in training, and to conduct the Skin Diver, Discover Local Diving and Scuba Review programs.

Cost: $649.00 (plus materials)

PADI Divemaster online is the first professional level within the PADI System of Diver Education and allows you to work as an assistant n PADI courses and programs.

The online PADI Divemaster Course Covers these 9 topics

  • Divemaster Introduction
  • Supervising Diving Activities
  • Assisting with Student Divers
  • Diver Safety and Risk Management
  • Divemaster Conducted Programs
  • Specialized Skills and Activities
  • The Business of Diving and Your Career
  • Awareness of the Dive Environment
  • Dive Theory Review

Splash Water Sports will conduct the following course components:

  • Practical Application
  • Divemaster Final Exam
  • Divemaster Workshops

This approach allows more time for our experienced instructional staff to hone and sharpen water skills, the FUN part!

Course Requirements:

  • 18 Years Old
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or equivalent)
  • PADI Rescue Diver (or equivalent)
  • Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care Certification (or Equivalent)
  • Have at least 40 dives to begin the course and 60 to graduate
  • Submit a medical Statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months

Cost:

  • $100 credit for eLearning
  • $649 for class