Divemaster Apprenticeship Programme

From NZD $250.00
  • Duration: 123 Days (approx.)
  • Product code: PEHG1G
Gain your PADI Divemaster qualification in the warm, clear waters of the tropical South Pacific with Pacific Divers, the Cook Islands only PADI 5 star instructor development dive centre. Pacific Divers offer professional dive instruction in a relaxed, friendly environment. Learn with our team of PADI scuba instructors and develop your diving and customer service to a professional standard.

The Divemaster Apprenticeship Programme is a 4 month full time programme that takes you through all aspects of your Divemaster training while working in the dive centre. You will develop through the programme into a dive professional ready to start a career in the recreational dive industry.

Be sure to review our website for all the information regarding this programme. Any fees paid are for your personal accommodation or PADI manual and certification fees. There is no fee paid to Pacific Divers for this programme.

The time commitment is 6 days a week for 4 months. Days are 8am to 6pm, so you will be busy, but there is plenty of time for fun too!

What the Apprenticeship includes;
  • Professional instruction from our experienced team of Instructors
  • Free use of all Pacific Divers rental equipment for the duration of your internship (excluding mask, snorkel and fins)
  • 35 dives not related to courses (approximately 2 - 3 dives a week)
  • Training in first aid
  • All the experience you will gain from being part of a small, professional dive operation in a 5 star Dive Centre
  • Community beach and underwater clean-ups
  • 5 PADI specialty courses
  • Pacific Divers t-shirt
  • 1 day off a week
  • Staff BBQ’s and good times!
What the internship does not include;
  • Accommodation (unless specifically stated)
  • Living expenses such as food, power, internet and telephone
  • Personal snorkeling equipment
  • Transfer to and from the participants accommodation
  • PADI Professional membership fees

Prior to taking part in any PADI dive training you are required to complete a dive medical questionnaire. This can be found at www.pacificdivers.co.ck/Medical.pdf. Ensure a doctor has completed and signed it. If you require this to be completed in the Cook Islands there is a cost of $50 for the doctors consultation.