Develop both the leadership and diving skills coupled with strong theoretical background to launch your professional dive career as a Divemaster by completing the Dive Guide course and Science of Diving speciality!

Divemasters can assist SSI Instructors with pool/confined water and open water training under their direct supervision and guide divers all over the world.

Turn your passion into an amazing career!

SSI Divemaster | Diving Course

Where do you want to dive?

Tioman - $599

Tioman Island (or Pulau Tioman, as it is known locally) is one of Malaysia's most popular islands, where the white sand beaches overhung by towering palm trees are lapped by clear, calm, and warm water teeming with all sorts of tropical marine life.

Bintan - $599

Diving in Bintan is perfect for beginners or a quick getaway.
The untouched nature of the dive sites also appeals to experienced divers, especially those with an interest in macro-life.

Bali - $899

Wouldn’t you love to dive amongst crystal clear waters and a diverse array of marine life from the tiny pygmy seahorses to the deep sea mola mola or sunfish, with crazy currents to boot? Set your heart on Diving In Bali against one of the many beautiful islands!

MV Nautica - $879

Spend a weekend and enjoy the comforts of MV Nautica as we sail you to the best diving destinations in the area - Southern Riau Islands, Tioman and the Anambas Islands. Hop on board and experience the carefree, leisure diving life on the MV Nautica liveaboard!

Divemaster Essentials


  • Be At Least 18 Years of Age or Older
  • Be an SSI Advanced Open Water Diver (or Equivalent)
  • Diver Stress and Rescue Certification (or Equivalent)
  • First Aid Course


  • Dive Guide Course
  • Science of Diving Speciality
  • Instructor Fees
  • Certification Fees

Course Content

  • Dive Guide Course
  • Science of Diving Speciality
    • Physics
    • Physiology
    • Decompression Theory
    • Aquatic Environment
    • Diving Equipment

what's Next?

The fun doesn’t need to stop there! With just a little more training, you can go even further – imagine diving in underwater shipwrecks, with sharks, or becoming an underwater photographer! It s your chance to move to the next level in your diving adventures.

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