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DiveMaster professional Training

Become a PADI certified  professional diver 


  • 20 dives
  • Dive Insurance
  • Transfers
  • All Dive equipment
  • Double or twin share
  • All meals included on liveaboard trips
  • Free Wifi

  • PADI

becoming a certified padi divemaster

The PADI Divemaster Course is the first level of the PADI Professional rating. As a PADI Divemaster, you will hold the minimum rating for professional employment in the diving industry. Your qualification will allow you to supervise recreational diving activities (either boat or land-based), work as an instructional assistant on all PADI courses and is just one step away from a PADI Instructor rating.

Our 17-day course is a combination of theoretical classroom sessions along with practical application sessions, covering a variety of pool and open water PADI courses. Your course includes two, three-day liveaboard trips on board Pro Dive Cairns, where you will complete up to 20 dives (a mix of compulsory and recreational). 

Please Note: some medical conditions may prevent you diving and you will be required to complete a waiver and medical statement prior to the trip. If you have recently/continue to suffer from an illness or condition that may affect your dive fitness,  or currently taking any prescription medication, you will need to consult a doctor for a 'fit to dive' medical certificate. 


Compulsory Prerequisites 

  • PADI rescue diver certifications or equivalent
  • Dive medical
  • Minimum age 18 years
  • Minimum 40 logged dives (additional dives can be organised)
  • Current senior first aid certification completed in the last 24 months

Tour Itinerary

Please note, the below itinerary is a guide only, and the order of sites may change. The skipper will always adapt the plan to the prevailing weather, tides and currents.

Additional Information


Tripadvisor Reviews

4.5Excellent! (Based on 850+ Reviews)


- Reviewed 24 February 2019 -
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jlieux21
Great diving experience

The service is great. I was able to transfer from scuba course to PADI (for a $150 fee). For the actual dives, we had great weather as well. Sunny skies. The water itself is average 10-15mm most days and occasionally 20m.The instructors are good, each...
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- Reviewed 5 August 2019 -
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ambieen
Wimborne, United Kingdom
Great diving, great crew, great trip!

This was certainly the highlight of my visit to Cairns! 11 dives including two night dives, easy navigation, beautiful corals, opportunity to do a mixture of deep and shallow dives to see a variety of marine life 👌 Crew were laid back and friendly, food...
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- Reviewed 21 October 2018 -
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Bdarren1991
Croydon, United Kingdom
3 Day live-aboard

Me and my partner completed our open water dive course and adventure dive course, doing the 3 day live-aboard with 2 days in the class room, We had Anna as our instructor who was absolutely amazing. The boat was a nice size. Beds comfortable, food...
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