Follow the PADI Divemaster course with us to Koh Lanta

Do you want to become a PADI Divemaster or scuba diving guide? So, follow the PADI Divemaster training with Apo Dhatu Divers to Koh Lanta.
Truth be told, it’s just taking the first step to a career in scuba diving.
Obviously, your journey into professional levels of scuba diving begins with PADI Divemaster training.

Probably, you have always had a deep passion for diving or just love it. Therefore, you should consider making it your profession.
As soon as you become a PADI diving guide, you join the largest and most respected tribe in the world, that of PADI Professionals. In fact, it is made up of PADI Divemasters and Instructors who share their passion for diving and who are actively concerned with the health of underwater habitats around the world.

General informations about Divemaster

By working closely with a PADI Instructor, in this program you will expand your knowledge of diving theory and hone your techniques to a professional level. That said, the PADI Divemaster training in Koh Lanta with Apo Dhatu Divers develops your leadership skills, qualifying you to supervise diving activities and assist instructors working with student divers. In this sense, the PADI Divemaster certificate is a prerequisite for becoming a PADI instructor.

Thereafter, in the classroom, you will deepen your theoretical knowledge in order to bring it to a professional level.

As a PADI Divemaster in Koh Lanta with us, you’ll lead others as you supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training. Whether you want to work at a faraway dive destination or close to home at a local dive shop, the adventure of a lifetime awaits you. PADI Divemasters are respected dive professionals who are aligned with the largest and most respected dive organization in the world – PADI.

PADI Rescue Divers who are at least 18 years old may enroll in the PADI Divemaster course.

You also need to have:

  • Emergency First Response (RCP et premiers secours) training within the past 24 months.
  • A medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months.
  • At least 40 logged dives to begin the course and 60 dives to earn certification.

Note that qualifying certifications from other diver training organization may apply – ask us.

Training content:

The PADI Divemaster course teaches you to be a leader and take charge of dive activities. Through knowledge development sessions, water skills exercises and workshops, and hands-on practical assessment, you develop the skills to organize and direct a variety of scuba diving activities.

Topics and hands-on workshops include:

  • The role and characteristics of the PADI Divemaster
  • Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers
  • Diver safety and risk management
  • Divemaster conducted programs and specialized skills
  • Business of diving and your career
  • Awareness of the dive environment
  • Dive setup and management
  • Mapping an open water site
  • Conducting dive briefings
  • Organizing a search and recovery project and a deep dive
  • Conducting a scuba review and skin diver course
  • Assisting with Discover Scuba Diving and leading Discover Local Diving programs

Your instructor may also offer the PADI Deep Diver and Search and Recovery Diver specialty diver courses along with your divemaster training to help you meet all requirements and to broaden your abilities.

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Divemaster course

฿ 55,000
  • Divemaster
  • Educational kit
  • Deep Diver speciality
  • Enriched Air speciality
  • Underwater Navigator speciality
  • Equipment Specialist

Divemaster course

฿ 75,000
  • Divemaster
  • Educational kit
  • Deep Diver speciality
  • Enriched Air speciality
  • Underwater Navigator speciality
  • Equipment Specialist

Divemaster course

฿ 85,000
  • Divemaster
  • Educational kit
  • Deep Diver speciality
  • Enriched Air speciality
  • Underwater Navigator speciality
  • Equipment Specialist
  • All necessary diving equipment
  • Your teaching material in French (if existing)
  • An English or French-speaking instructor
  • Breakfast, non-vegetarian/vegetarian lunch, fruit and drinks served on the boat
  • Diving insurance (DAN) during the training
  • Certification with PADI (all Pro training is paid directly to
  • PADI as an annual fee)
  • THB 600 Marine National Park Fee, per day per diver (during sea dives)
  • THB 400 Marine National Park Tax, per day per passenger (during sea dives)

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