Become a PADI® Pro and Start Living Your Dream
There are many reasons to become a divemaster or scuba instructor: to work and travel, to share your love of the underwater world with others, or simply for the personal challenge. Along the way, you’ll meet other adventurers like you and work with experienced instructors who will help you find the job of your dreams.
Your Scuba Career Starts Here
Get Started as a PADI Divemaster
The first step to becoming a dive professional is to enroll in a divemaster course. Divemaster is PADI's most popular professional-level certification. In PADI Divemaster, you'll expand your dive knowledge and hone your skills to dive like a pro
Become a PADI Instructor
If you're a divemaster and want to take your love of scuba diving to the next level, you're ready for the PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC). During your training, you'll learn how to conduct PADI core courses, gaining confidence under the supervision of a seasoned PADI Course Director. You'll build on your dive theory knowledge, role-model watermanship, rescue skills, and leadership abilities. After earning your PADI Instructor rating, you'll also join the ranks of the most sought-after dive instructors worldwide.