Divemaster Course

PADI Divemaster Course

Expand your skills, give guided tours and share your passion for Scuba Diving with others!

Work closely with experienced PADI Instructors to expand your dive knowledge and perfect your skills to a professional level. Share your passions and experiences in Scuba Diving with new divers as they discover this new adventure!

Dive HQ Westhaven also runs an NZQA approved career pathway to this course in their Academy of Diving Programme. This is the National Certificate in Leadership. Summer School, Part-time and Full time course available. Enquire for more information.

Course Overview:

What you'll learn:

  • To develop your leadership abilities
  • Supervise dive activities
  • Assist instructors with student divers
  • Complete water skills and stamina exercises
  • Expand your knowledge and skills in organising and problem solving.

Prerequisites:

  • Be 18 years or older
  • PADI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organisation) 
  • An Emergency First Response Primary and Secondary Care (or qualifying first aid and CPR  training from another organisation) course completion within the past 24 months. 
  • Have at least 40 dives to begin the course and 60 for certification. 
  • Be fit for diving and submit a medical statement signed by a physician within the last 12  months.

Course Dates:

The PADI Divemaster course can be completed either Part Time or Full Time, depending on your availability. Please call us in store (09 307 3590), email or enquire for more information.

Course Cost $1,350.00

Cost includes all training and reference materials and boat dives.

PADI Divemaster Course Stingray



Start Date Classroom Dates Pool Dates Openwater Dates Course Type Store  
Advanced Open Water
January 2018
20/01/2018 Car Pooling available Trip POOR KNIGHTS BOAT DIVES Advanced Open Water Westhaven Full Course Info
February 2018
24/02/2018 Car Pooling available Trip POOR KNIGHTS BOAT DIVES Advanced Open Water Westhaven Full Course Info
Diploma in Professional Scuba Instruction
February 2018
12/02/2018 Mon-Thurs Mon- Thurs Mon-Thurs Diploma in Professional Scuba Instruction Westhaven Full Course Info
August 2018
14/08/2018 Mon-Thurs Mon- Thurs Mon-Thurs Diploma in Professional Scuba Instruction Westhaven Full Course Info
Master of a Small Commercial Dive Boat (MSCDB)
March 2018
22/03/2018 40 HRS BOAT TIME Weekend Boat dive Master of a Small Commercial Dive Boat (MSCDB) Westhaven Full Course Info
August 2018
23/08/2018 40 HRS BOAT TIME Weekend Boat dive Master of a Small Commercial Dive Boat (MSCDB) Westhaven Full Course Info
National Certificate in Diving (Foundation)
November 2017
27/11/2017 SUMMER SCHOOL Course dates can be worked around your schedule PADI Openwater to Dive Master National Certificate in Diving (Foundation) Westhaven Full Course Info
August 2018
11/08/2018 PART-TIME- WEEKENDS PART-TIME- WEEKENDS PART-TIME- WEEKENDS National Certificate in Diving (Foundation) Westhaven Full Course Info
National Certificate in Diving (Leadership)
November 2017
27/11/2017 SUMMER SCHOOL Course dates can be worked around your schedule PADI- Openwater to Rescue diver National Certificate in Diving (Leadership) Westhaven Full Course Info
February 2018
10/02/2018 PART-TIME- WEEKENDS PART-TIME- WEEKENDS PART-TIME- WEEKENDS National Certificate in Diving (Leadership) Westhaven Full Course Info
Open Water Diver
November 2017
25/11/2017 25/11/17-26/11/17 02/12/17-03/12/17 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
December 2017
04/12/2017 SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 12+ 04/12/17-05/12/17 06/12/17-07/12/17 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
09/12/2017 Car Pooling available 09/12/17-10/12/17 16/12/17-17/12/17 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
11/12/2017 SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 12+ 11/12/17-12/12/17 13/12/17-14/12/17 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
18/12/2017 SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 12+ 18/12/17-19/12/17 20/12/17-21/12/17 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
January 2018
13/01/2018 Car Pooling available 13/01/2018-14/01/2018 Ocean 20/01/2018-21/01/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
13/01/2018 OPENWATER ROAD TRIP LEIGH-POOR KNIGHTS 13/01/2018-14/01/2018 20/01/2018-2/01/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
27/01/2018 Car Pooling available 27/01/2018-28/01/2018 Ocean 03/02/2018-04/02/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
February 2018
10/02/2018 Car Pooling available 10/02/2018-11/02/2018 Ocean 17/02/2018-18/02/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
24/02/2018 Car Pooling available 24/02/2018-25/02/2018 Ocean 03/03/2018-04/03/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
March 2018
10/03/2018 Car Pooling available 10/03/2018-11/03/2018 Ocean 17/03/2018-18/03/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
April 2018
07/04/2018 Car Pooling available 07/04/2018-08/04/2018 Ocean 14/04/2018-15/04/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
21/04/2018 Car Pooling available 21/04/2018-22/04/2018 Ocean 28/04/2018-29/08/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
May 2018
12/05/2018 Car Pooling available 05/05/2018-06/05/2018 Ocean 12/05/2018-13/05/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
19/05/2018 Car Pooling available 19/05/2018-20/05/2018 26/05/2018-27/05/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
June 2018
09/06/2018 Car Pooling available 09/06/2018-10/06/2018 16/06/2018-17/06/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
September 2018
01/09/2018 Car Pooling available 01/09/2018-02/09/2018 Ocean 08/09/2018-09/09/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
15/09/2018 Car Pooling available 15/09/2018-16/09/2018 Ocean 22/09/2018-23/09/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
29/09/2018 Car Pooling available 29/09/2018-30/09/2018 Ocean 06/10/2018-07/10/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
October 2018
13/10/2018 Car Pooling available 13/10/2018-14/10/2018 Ocean 20/10/2018-21/10/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
27/10/2018 Car Pooling available 27/10/2018-28/10/2018 Ocean 03/11/2018-04/11/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
November 2018
10/11/2018 Car Pooling available 10/11/2018-11/11/2018 Ocean 17/11/2018-18/11/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
24/11/2018 Car Pooling available 24/11/2018-25/11/2018 Ocean01/12/2018-02/12/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
December 2018
03/12/2018 SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 12+ 03/12/2018-04/12/2018 05/12/2018-06/12/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
08/12/2018 Car Pooling available 08/12/2018-09/12/2018 Ocean 15/12/2018-16/12/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
10/12/2018 SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 12+ 10/12/2018-11/12/2018 12/12/2018-13/12/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
17/12/2018 SCHOOL HOLIDAY PROGRAMME 12+ 17/12/2017-18/12/2018 19/12/2018-20/12/2018 Open Water Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
Open Water Scuba Instructor
May 2018
12/05/2018 Open Water Scuba Instructor Westhaven Full Course Info
November 2018
03/11/2018 Open Water Scuba Instructor Westhaven Full Course Info
December 2018
01/12/2018 Open Water Scuba Instructor Westhaven Full Course Info
Rescue Diver
December 2017
02/12/2017 05/12/2017 evening 02/12/2017 morning 02/12/2017 afternoon 09/12/2017 day Rescue Diver Westhaven Full Course Info
February 2018
17/02/2018 13/02/2017 evening 17/02/2018 morning 17/02/2017 afternoon- 18/02/2018 Rescue Diver Westhaven Full Course Info