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MASTER SCUBA DIVER Sharpen Your Skills

Master Scuba Diver Rating with Blue Water Divers

Sharpen Your Skills with the PADI Master Scuba DiverTM rating

You have the passion. You want to join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving. You want to live the dive lifestyle and explore the underwater world and go places and see things you have never experienced.

More than a pipe dream? Absolutely! Do it by becoming a PADI Master Scuba Diver – a rating that puts you in a class of distinction – writing your ticket to endless adventure and opportunities through the experience and scuba training that sets you apart.

The Fun Part

With the PADI Master Scuba Diver rating, you have reached the highest non professional level in the PADI System of diver education. It means that you have acquired significant training and experience in a variety of dive environments. See all the specialty diver courses offered.

Download our Master Scuba Diver outline here.


Prerequisites

  • 12 years old
  • PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • PADI Rescue Diver or Junior Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organization)
  • Minimum of five PADI Specialty Diver courses
  • Minimum of 50 logged dives


Adventure Awaits

One of the best ways to become an active diver is to experience new and exciting adventures. That, in essence, is what the PADI Master Scuba Diver program is about.

With these in hand, you also will gain experience and explore new destinations with many new friends. With the new places you explore, you gain a higher lever of experience and become a more skilled diver. Most importantly, you can stay active, gain confidence and earn the respect of other divers around you.

How does it work? 

Choose either the North East or Tropical curriculum and 2 electives. We will setup a schedule of classes for you. When you sign-up for the Master Diver Program you will be entitled to 10% off all five of the courses. You can look at each specialty outline and pricing.

Or if you want to create your own curriculum contact store to make an appointment or contact your instructor.  

Most courses have eLearning options. Some courses require additional pool sessions.  

Cost:  

Depends on which courses you choose. You will get a 10% discount on your course fees and training materials when you take 3 or more specialties leading to your Master Scuba Diver Rating. Some courses require additional boat fees or other fees depending on class. There is a fee you pay PADI when you submit for your certification of $69.00. 

 Where can I go from here? 

 The PADI Master Scuba Diver certification is the highest recreational level in the PADI system of diver education. But you do not have to stop there!  You can continue to round out your diving skills by taking additional specialties offered.  Or you can continue on to become a PADI Professional. As a Master Scuba Diver, you'll be well qualified to begin your training as a PADI Divemaster. 

 Equiptment required:   

Will depend on the specialties you choose, please consult the individual course outline. 

Almost there . . .If you look back at your diving credentials, you’ll see that you are probably halfway there already, you need a minimum of 50 logged dives to qualify for MSD.  Why not use these certifications to obtain PADI’s highest level of recreational diving. . . PADI Master Scuba Diver. 

Tropical Master Diver Curriculum: 

Core Courses: 
 
  • Enriched Air Diver (0) 
  • Night Diver (3) 
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy (2) 

Electives:  

  • Underwater Navigator (3) 
  • Wreck Diver (4) 
  • Deep Diver (4) 
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy (2) 
  • Underwater Photographer (2) 
  • Boat Diver (2) 
  • Ice Diver (3) 
  • Search & Recovery (4) 
  • Self-Reliant (3) 
  • Delayed Surface Marker (2) 
  • Full Face Mask (2) 
  • Equipment Specialist (0) 
  • Oxygen Provider (0) 
  • Blending (0) 

North East Master Diver Curriculum: 

Core Courses: 

  • Enriched Air Diver (0) 
  • Dry Suit Diver (2) 
  • Night Diver (3) 

Electives:  

  • Wreck Diver (4) 
  • Underwater Navigator (3) 
  • Deep Diver (4) 
  • Peak Performance Buoyancy (2) 
  • Underwater Photographer (2) 
  • Boat Diver (2) 
  • Search & Recovery (4) 
  • Delayed Surface Marker (2) 
  • Equipment Specialist (0) 
  • Oxygen Provider (0) 
  • AWARE - Fish Identification (2) 
  • AWARE  Shark Conservation (2) 
  • Drift Diver (2) 
  • Oxygen Provider (0)

 

For more information on becoming a PADI Master Scuba Diver, contact us at Blue Water Divers and explore PADI course options with the Team.