Divemaster Course

Miles Leicher - Divemaster at Jack's Diving Locker

The PADI Divemaster course is the first step in your new career as a diving professional.  Come to Jack’s Diving Locker in Kona, Hawaii to train in tropical paradise.  Divemasters supervise a variety of dive activities such as guiding certified divers on underwater tours and assisting instructors with student divers. This course involves a combination of knowledge development, diving skills, and stamina testing along with an extensive internship program in real courses with real students in real diving situations. Extras at Jack’s Diving Locker – guiding snorkelers on Kona’s famous Manta Ray Night Dive and the Jack’s Boat Charter Skills training program with up to three more days of complimentary boat dives.

• Class, pool, and shore sessions take 5 days.
• This is followed by an internship.  This part of the schedule varies based on course availability and candidate schedule, usually 10-12 days scheduled over 3 – 4 weeks.

2020 Start Dates:

Jan 15                          July 15

March 11                       September 9

May 13                          November 11


• Custom schedules available upon request

Octopus - Kona, Hawaii


Cost $1,950 (Progressive discount of $100 applied per additional student enrolled)

*Ask about our 1 year Payment Plan!

Fees to PADI:

Divemaster Application Fee

(Paid directly to PADI)

We Provide:

ALL PADI Divemaster Materials!

An $800 Value!

        • PADI Divemaster eLearning
        • PADI Divemaster Crew Pak
        • PADI Dive Theory Online

Tanks and Weights Complimentary Gear Storage

On-site Pool and Classroom

Transportation to and from open water dive training sites

• To register, please call our shop at 1-800-345-4807 or (808) 329-7585 or stop by our shop in Kailua-Kona in the Coconut Grove Marketplace on Ali’i Drive.
• We will arrange an orientation session for you.
• Valid credit card number required with reservation.
• Final payment due 30 days prior to course start date.
• 30 day cancellation policy.  Any cancellations made less than 30 days prior to the start of the course will result in a full charge.
• Register for PADI eLearning by contacting shannon@jacksdivinglocker.com.


• 18 years old or older
• Medical Statement signed within the past year
• 40 logged dives as entry requirement / 60 logged dives for certification
• Open Water, Advanced, and Rescue certifications or equivalent
• Current Emergency First Responder certification or equivalent
• DAN Insurance

• Recreational Dive Planner
• Divemaster Crew Pack that includes PADI Instructor Manual, Divemaster Slates, The Encyclopedia of Recreational Diving, Discover Scuba Diving Cue Card, Professional Training Log Book

• Regulator
• Computer and/or Timing Device
• Mask, Fins & Snorkel
• Knife
• Compass
• Audible and visual signaling devices
• Exposure suit(s)
• Light
• Slate

• 10% off merchandise in our retail showroom
• $10 off dive boat trips during course

For more information or to sign up for the course, please contact Course Director, Shannon Shea at Jack’s Diving Locker at 808-329-7585 or 800-345-4807 or e-mail shannon@jacksdivinglocker.com.

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