Pretty excited about doing a divemaster course? You should be, after all spending a couple of months on a tropical island, diving every day living the dream is an exciting prospect.
Pure heaven awaits anyone on their divemaster, complete freedom and a complete escape from the rat race. Of course were very biased about singing the praises of doing your Divemaster course, Xtreme Gap Year is run by qualified dive masters, and a dive instructor so we know first-hand how dreamy life can be living on a tropical island, diving every day and having fun filled night meeting lots of new people and having the time of your life.
Choosing whether or not to do a Divemaster course should not be the issue, everyone should at least attempted once in their life, the real tough choice is where to actually do your Divemaster course.
Caribbean Island Divemaster
Join us for your Divemaster Padi qualification in the Carribean. You will discover some of the most beautiful beaches, coral reefs, and tropical island sunsets in the world. With over 100 different dive sites to choose from, including caves and wrecks. Here scuba diving is always interesting and never crowded. You can join us from any level!
Become a Divemaster Koh Tao Thailand
The Koh Tao Divemaster course is an 8 or 12-week experience giving you plenty of opportunity to dive with whale sharks and thousands of tropical fish, like Nemo! Set on a tropical island paradise with white sandy beaches and crystal clear seas, this is the world’s number one spot to do your Divemaster. You will discover one of the most amazing lifestyles and gain a professional level qualification enabling you to work in the scuba diving industry all over the world.
Mozambique Divemaster Course & Whale shark Diving
Train as a professional Divemaster in one of East Africa's most beautiful beach front settings, with the Indian Ocean providing the backdrop for an incredible couple of months living the life diving with manta rays, humpback whales and whale sharks everyday! Tofo, has one of the highest populations with juvenile whale sharks in the world.
Become a Divemaster in Byron Bay! Living the life as a Divemaster in Australia in one of the coolest towns in Australia, Byron Bay! Diving everyday at Julian rocks, one of the best dive sites in Australia. You will be living in the thick of the action as you discover why Byron Bay is one of the most fun towns in Australia.
Divemaster in Costa Rica
Complete your Divemaster training in Costa Rica, in a paradise setting on the Pacific coast. Days spent diving beautiful sites and evenings chilling out listening to sounds of the jungle surrounded by rainforests filled with monkeys and exotic birds. The local underwater environment is just as stunning, with mind blowing volcanic formations and a multitude of tropical fish.
Dive Instructor Course Philippines
Taking your IDC or Dive Instructor Course is a life changing step. Gone are the days of commuting, offices and general dis-satisfaction of everyday life in a modern world. Enter a life of living in the worlds most amazing beach resorts, a genuinely rewarding job and qualifications you can use to earn a living anywhere in the world. Hello complete freedom.
SSI Dive Control Specialist Gili Trawangan Indonesia
This is the SSI DIVEMASTER Equivalent: Gain your SSI Open Water through to Dive Control Specialist. Starting from the beginning and working up to a dive professional! Located in the gorgeous Gili islands, it is a little more expensive than doing your divemaster in Thailand, but the diving is much better and the experience is more refined. The Gilis are a piece of paradise on earth and you will love doing your dive training here.
Shark Divemaster Malapascua Philippines
Malapascua in the Philippines is the only place in the world where you can see the Thresher Shark on a regular basis. Although this shark is harmless to humans.This is pretty cool in itself, but then throw in Manta Rays, Hammerhead Sharks and really good macro diving and you have some great reasons to take your Divemaster in the Philippines. The other reason is that you will be living on a tropical island with warm waters, white beaches and lovely people!
Thailand IDC Scuba Instructor Course
Few things can change your life so drastically like a PADI scuba diving qualification, specifically PADI dive instructor. As a diving instructor you have a license to earn money in some of the most beautiful tropical destinations, and live a life of eternal fun, socialising and awesomeness of diving every day and doing something fun for a living. You will completely escape the rat race and have a smug sense of satisfaction that life really is awesome.
With options available to you in tropical locations like: Thailand, Indonesia, Costa Rica, Honduras, the Philippines and Mexico there’s so much choice available it can make your head explode.
We can give you all the advice you need about doing your Divemaster course, as prices vary greatly is as do durations and day-to-day responsibilities and experiences. So there are advantages to doing your Divemaster course in different locations, and as we have been to them all we can give you first-hand opinion on them.
What might be right for you may not be right for someone else so get in touch with us, tell us about your plans and what you’d like to get out of your Divemaster training and we will happily tell where the best place to do your Divemaster.
If you are wondering where you should go to train we have a range of divemaster courses, each destination is unique and has its own benefits, take a look at the range of diving options available below and decide where you would like to spend your days kicking back and enjoying life…