Working closely with our pro-team, junior candidates will shadow and assist in the full range of PADI training courses during the training process. The course is performance based so can be at a pace that suits your learning style. Personal dive skills and ability will be honed and perfected to professional levels.
What You Learn
Everything needed to be a true pro. During the PADI Junior Divemaster program, you develop dive leadership skills & knowledge through independent study using PADI`s state of the art online learning. You complete water skills and stamina exercises, as well as training exercises that stretch your ability to organize and solve problems as well as help others improve their scuba. You put this knowledge into action through a structured internship or a series of practical training exercises.
As you progress through your Junior Divemaster course, you will expand your diving knowledge, hone your skills and increase your confidence. Then, as a PADI Junior Divemaster, you’ll use these attributes to help our professionals as they lead, mentor and motivate other divers and experience the joy of seeing them transformed by the majesty of the the aquatic realm.
Our PADI Junior Divemaster course is tailored to you as a diver. We will work on areas that need strengthening and improve any areas of your diving already strong until you can stand out as a true scuba professional ready step into the full professional ranks on reaching 18 years of age.
What You Can Do as a Junior Divemaster?
After becoming certified as a PADI Junior Divemaster you will be authorised to:
Assist in supervising both training and non-training-related activities by planning, organizing and directing dives
Assist a PADI professional during the training sessions for any PADI Diver course
Accompany student divers during Adventure Dives or Specialty dives under the direct supervision of a PADI Instructor.
Surface swims to and from the entry/exit point and during navigational exercises
The Scuba Gear You Use
You use all the basic scuba equipment and some scuba accessories such as a dive slate, dive knife, compass, dive watch, etc.
It is highly recommended that you own all of your own scuba equipment, as familiarity with personal gear improves general scuba diving skills.
The Learning Materials You Need
PADI Divemaster e-Learning
For your learning materials and equipment, contact us.
To take this course, you must be:
15-17 years old
A PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organisation)
A PADI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organisation)
Have Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (or qualifying first aid and CPR training from another organisation) course completion within the past 24 months.
Have at least 20 dives to begin the course and 40 for certification
Be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months.
Not including materials. From age 15.