Table Bay Diving

Dive Master

Welcome to the world of Professional Diving

Requirements for this course:

To start 20 dives
To finish 60 dives
Emergency Assistance Plan
Map of a dive site.

This course could take as long as a month to finish depending on the amount of dives the diver require

Knowledge development & skills required.

Session 1:
Topic 1: The role and characteristics of a Dive Master.
Practical: Water skills and Stamina Exercises 1 & 3 in Confined Water.
Independent Study: Chapters 1 & 2 of the Dive Master Manual.

Session Two:
Topic 2: Supervising General Diving Activities for Certified Divers.
Practical: Water skills and Stamina Exercises 3 & 4 Equipment Exchange - Required in training
exercise 2.
Independent Study: The Physics of Diving.

Session Three:
Classroom: Topic 2: Part 2; Supervising General Diving Activities for Certified Divers,
Objectives 19 to 25)
Practical: Diver-Rescue Assessment Confined Water skills Assessment.
Independent Study: The Physiology of Diving. Chapter 3 and 4 of the Dive Master Manual.

Session Four:
Classroom: Topic 3: Assisting with Students in Training
Independent Study: Mapping Project - Required Training Exercise One - Assigned to be completed Before certification: Equipment. Chapter 5 and 6 of the Dive Master Manual.

Session Five:
Classroom: Topic 9: Dive Master Conducted Programs. Topic 10: Risk Management.
Practical: Dive Master Conducted Programs - Required Training Exercise Three
Independent Study: Decompression Theory and the RDP. Chapter 7of the Dive Master Manual.

Session Six:
Classroom: Topic 4: Dive Theory Introduction.
Topic 5: The Physiology of Diving - review and answer questions.
Topic 6: The Physiology of Diving - review and answer questions.
Practical: Make up and Remedial Training. Begin Internship and Practical Training Exercises
Independent Study: Chapters 8 and 9 of the Dive Master Manual.

Session Seven:
Classroom: Topic 7: Equipment - review and questions.
Topic 8: Decompression Theory and the RDP - review and answer questions.
Topic 11: The Business of Diving
Practical: Internship and Practical Training Exercises.

Session Eight:
Classroom: Topic 12: Furthering Your Dive Career
Dive Master Exams
Practical: Internship and/or Practical Training Exercises.

All course prices include Scuba & Skin equipment for duration of course,
Crew Pack (tuition material required).
All dives required finishing Dive Masters. (60 Dives)
(Dive Master registration is not included)

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