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Step 1 - Knowledge Development

To help develop your scuba knowledge and teach you the skills to organize and direct a variety of scuba diving activities.


Step 2 - Confined Water Skill Development

To help you fine-tune your dive skills and learn how to supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training


Step 3 - Open Water Skill Practice

To Instruct you as you put your dive skills into practice, refine your rescue skills and develop your ability to supervise scuba diving ACTIVITIES and assist with diver training

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Course Dates

OUR PADI Divemaster COURSES ARE run over 6 weekends, twice a year in April/May and October/November

What’s Included?


PADI Divemaster Crewpak
PADI Divemaster E-Learning or Manual & Class Knowledge Development
Knowledge Review, Skill Development & Practice in Pool & Open Water
Use of Tanks and Weights
Rowand’s Reef Student Discount on Retail Gear - 20% Off Instore


Regulator, BCD, Drysuit or Wetsuit, Hood, Boots - available to rent
Personal Gear (Mask, Snorkel, Fins & Gloves) - available to rent
Dive Computer - available to rent
Dive Knife, Dive Light & Dive Slate
Pocket Mask
Surface Marker Buoy (SMB) & Reel
PADI Divemaster Application Fee ($133+Tax payable to PADI)

Why Take the PADI Divemaster Course?


Rowand’s Reef will take your Scuba diving career to the next level! Take the PADI Divemaster course with us here in Vancouver and our experienced Instructors will help you become a PADI Professional and do what you love as a career. As a PADI Divemaster you can share your enjoyment of scuba diving with others. Rowand’s Reef instructors will teach you to become a leader and mentor to whom other scuba divers will look up to. You will experience the joy of seeing others have as much fun diving as you do!

Rowand’s Reef will give you a personal and unforgettable Divemaster Training experience. Working closely with a Rowand’s Reef Instructor, you’ll fine-tune your dive skills, refine your rescue skills and gain dive knowledge, management and supervision abilities so you become a role model to divers everywhere. Making the most of the incredible Vancouver waters, Rowand’s Reef will give you the best and most enjoyable professional Divemaster Training.

Rowand’s Reef offer all Divemasters who train with us employment after certification. Get paid to do the thing that you love! As a PADI Professional Divemaster you can work with Rowand’s Reef to lead divers on tours in the beautiful British Columbia waters. You will supervise scuba diving activities and assist with diver training here in Vancouver. And if the cold water isn’t appealing, your PADI Divemaster Certification will allow you to seek employment around the world.

What will you learn?

In the PADI Divemaster Course, Rowand’s Reef will teach you how to be a leader and take charge of dive activities. You will work closely with Rowand’s Reefs’ experienced Instructors as you develop the skills to organize and conduct a variety of scuba diving programs.

Your Divemaster training will involve various learning elements that will be conducted alongside a Rowand’s Reef Instructor. Rowand’s Reef will work with you to complete each element within your schedule. We will give you hand-on experience of being a PADI Divemaster by getting you to work directly with beginner scuba diver students as they take their first PADI Scuba Diving Course with us.

During the Course you will complete the PADI Divemaster Learning elements:


Knowledge Development:

The role and characteristics of the PADI Divemaster

Diver safety and risk management

Business of diving and your career

Awareness of the dive environment

Skill Development: Confined Water Sessions:

Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers

Divemaster conducted programs and specialized skills

Scuba Dive Skills Workshop

Water Skills Assessment

Conducting a scuba review and skin diver course

Assisting with PADI Discover Scuba Diving and PADI Open Water Course

Skill Practice: Open Water Sessions:

Dive setup and management

Mapping an open water site

Conducting dive briefings

Organizing a search and recovery project and a deep dive

Leading PADI Discover Local Diving programs

Assisting with PADI Open Water Course and PADI Advanced Course


Have Any Questions?

Our Dive Team is ready to help with any queries or questions regarding the padi divemaster course or your diving career