Want to embark in an amazing career filled with adventures and satisfaction? The PADI Divemaster course is the first step to become a dive professional.

The Akumal Dive Shop offer the best training in the area. You will be working very closely with our experienced instructors. To complete this course in 7 days requires an average of 7 hours per day, concentrating on the academic and project completion portion of the course. A minimum of three dives and a maximum of six is included during the underwater map-making portion of the course.


You will be assisting other instructors in actual class situations and present basic information on supervising actual dives. We stress diver evaluation and prevention of problems. This is a solid course but can be very demanding due to time restraints. You will learn to become a leader and take charge of dive activities. These are some of the topics you will learn during the course:

  • PADI Divemaster role
  • Dive activities supervision
  • Assist student divers
  • Risk management procedures and safety
  • Conduct programs and skills
  • Business of diving and career
  • Dive environment and awareness
  • Dive setup and management
  • Mapping dive sites
  • Dive briefings
  • Arrange search and recovery dive and a deep dive
  • Conduct a scuba review and skin diver course
  • Assist with Discover Scuba Diving and leading Discover Local Diving program




Duration: 7 days.


Water work: Underwater map, 3 – 6 dives, confined water work plus additional dives subject to instructor requirements.


Course fee:$37,000.00 MXN.


Certification: Divemaster Application (application for divemaster certification must be made directly to PADI, application fees not included). Crew-Pak not included.

Sign up for Divemaster Online – PADI’s eLearning option – to start now. You can work through eight knowledge development sections using a web-based system that lets you learn at your own pace. You also have access to an online version of the Divemaster Manual for reference during and after the course. Once you sign in, add The Akumal Dive shop as the store where you will be finishing the program. This is our registration name and number with PADI. Akumal Dive Shop S-1806.


If this activity is of interest to you, please contact us and we will be delighted to answer any additional questions.

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