PADI Divemaster Training


  • PADI Certificate


  • Adept at swimming
  • Good Health

Skill Level

  • Professional


$ 800

Share your passion for scuba diving by becoming a PADI Divemaster. As a divemaster you’ll supervise scuba diving activities and assist with scuba classes. PADI Divemaster is the first step in your diving career. Become a PADI Divemaster with Yellow Fins Diving Kenya. Be a part of our team for 3 months. Live with us, work with us and have fun with us. Divemaster internships run once in every 3 months. To apply, you need to be an Advanced diver and Rescue Diver qualified or have an equivalent certification and 40 logged dives. Please note that chances depends on availability, just contact us a few months before.


PADI eLearning®

PADI eLearning makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Learn about scuba diving principles and terminology whenever, wherever it’s convenient for you.

It’s your course on your time. Study offline, or online using a computer or mobile device. Connect with your instructor whenever you have a question.

The PADI Divemaster course teaches you to be a leader and take charge of dive activities. Through knowledge development sessions, waterskills exercises and workshops, and hands-on practical assessment, you develop the skills to organize and direct a variety of scuba diving activities. Topics and practical workshops include:

  • The role and characteristics of the PADI Divemaster
  • Supervising dive activities and assisting with student divers
  • Diver safety and risk management
  • Divemaster conducted programs and specialized skills
  • Business of diving and your career
  • Awareness of the dive environment
  • Dive setup and management
  • Mapping an open water site
  • Conducting dive briefings
  • Organizing a search and recovery project and a deep dive
  • Conducting a scuba review and skin diver course
  • Assisting with Discover Scuba Diving and leading Discover Local Diving programs
  • eLearning time commitment: 6 – 8 days


With Your Instructor

You must complete the theory part of the course before your arrival. The practice part of the course here in Diani Beach will include:

  • Theory studies includes, DM Characteristics / DM Role / Risk Management / Dive Physics & Physiology and more.
  • Mastering of the Open Water skills demonstration in a PADI Professional level.
  • Help instructors teach PADI courses and guide dives.
  • Learn to teach Divemaster conduct programs as scuba review, skin diving, discover scuba diving and discover local diving.
  • Stamina exercises including swimming, snorkeling, floating and more.
  • Other skills as setting and managing dive site, mapping a dive site, dive briefing, search and recovery skills, rescue skills and deep diving skills.
  • If you are a hard worker and manage to complete your Divemaster requests before the end of the 3 months Internship, you will have a chance of getting experience guiding divers underwater.

Age Requirement: 18 years or older

Course Prerequisites: Rescue Diver, 40 logged dives, CPR and First Aid certification within 24 months, medical clearance to dive

Time Commitment: approx. 70 days

During the Internship, you will be working 6 days a week. Starting at 7:30 – 8:30 until 18:00. As part of your duties, you will help customers prepare their gear, help load and unload the boats, help keep the dive center clean and tidy. You will get to dive a lot and increase your experience. Our Divemaster trainees do an average of 60-100 dives during their internship with us.

Please make sure to apply a few months in advance. When applying, please attach your CV, a photo and a short description of your diving experience and certifications.