Divemaster Ko Lipe

Professional Divemaster Course

The SSI or PADI Divemaster is the most popular professional level certification.

Here you will learn extensive knowledge on the science of diving, how to guide certified divers and teach refresher courses.

Best Dive School in Lipe

Fab experience with the whole team, easy to book with Becky; and the dives were excellent with Lauren and Keira. Equipment are all in very good shape, everything is looked after and the waters were brilliant.

Vignes – 5 Star Trip Advisor Reviewed Jan 2023

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    Divemaster Course

    Price from – 45,000 THB

    Discount – 5,000B discount with own equipment.

    SSI Divemaster is most popular professional course available. No wonder as it is fun, rewarding and informative. Additionally, it is the prerequisite certification for both the SSI Assistant Instructor and SSI Open Water Scuba Instructor certifications.

    The course can be split in two sections, one being the practical portion of the course, known as the Dive Guide and then the theory side, Science of Diving.

    Have a passion for diving and the underwater world?

    Your adventure into the professional levels of recreational scuba diving begins with the SSI Divemaster program. Working closely with a SSI instructor you will expand your dive knowledge and develop your skills to the professional level. SSI Divemaster training develops your leadership abilities, qualifying you to supervise dive activities and assist instructors with student divers.

    Want to make the ocean your office?

    Spend 4-12 weeks in paradise with unlimited diving and learn to become a dive professional. We are the only active SSI Instructor development centre on Ko Lipe, offering the high standard of Divemaster training.

    After completing this course you will be able to work anywhere around the world as a Divemaster!


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      Diamond Divemaster Bundle

      Price – 60,000 THB

      Duration – 4-6 weeks

      We are excited to offer a Diamond Divemaster course bundle package with 4 extra specialities added to your Divemaster Course including Deep Diver, Enriched Air (Nitrox), Search and Recovery and Marine Ecology.

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        Why Adang Sea Divers?

        Youʼll be part of the Family!

        Adang Sea Divers specialises in small groups and personalised service. We value our relationship with each diver who walks in our door. You will become part of a team and gain experience in all areas of the diving industry from filling tanks, selling equipment to assisting with dive courses.

        Our SSI and PADI Instructors have years of experience and look forward to sharing their knowledge with you. You will have the opportunity to work with different instructors with different teaching styles which will give you a head start when preparing for your Instructor course.

        What you will do?

        Above Water:

        • You will build upon your basic dive theory and increase your knowledge and understanding of dive topics.
        • Through independent and classroom study you will cover 9 chapters from the SSI Science of Diving Divemaster Theory.
        • You will create an Emergency Assistance Plan, relative to our local dive sites, to prepare you for any diving related emergencies.

        Under Water:

        • Perform water based skills exercises such as timed swims, snorkel swims, survival floats, and tired diver tows.
        • Refresh your skills with a rescue scenario.
        • Learn to demonstrate each skill from the Open Water Course to a high standard.
        • Learn how to guide certified divers and organize diving activities.
        • Assist in boat and dive shop operations.
        • Complete workshops for all SSI Divemaster conducted programs.
        • Have practical assessments for leading certified divers in open water, assisting with Open Water diver students in confined and open water, and assisting with students completing continuing education courses.
        • By certification you will have logged 60 open water dives.
        • You will also complete deep dive scenario, night dive, search and recovery and a mapping project.
        What can you do once certified?
        • Supervise certified divers during diving activities.
        • Assist with training divers taking SSI courses.
        • Independently conduct specific SSI programs for certified divers and non-divers (ex. Scuba Skills Update, Try Snorkeling, SSI Skin Diver course).
        • Accompany student divers during SSI Open Water dives, SSI Adventure Dives or Specialty training dives under the indirect supervision of a SSI Instructor.
        • If qualified as a SSI Discover Scuba Diving Leader, independently conduct the SSI Try Scuba Diving program in confined water.

        To enroll in the SSI Divemaster course you must be 18 years or older, a Advanced Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification from another organisation), a SSI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another training organisation), an React Right (or qualifying first aid and CPR training from another organisation) course completion within the past 24 months, have at least 40 dives to begin the course and 60 dives for certification, be fit for diving and submit a Medical Statement (PDF) signed by a physician within the last 12 months.

        What’s Included:

        The fees includes everything needed to complete your SSI Divemaster course. Equipment hire and boat fees, high quality instruction from experienced instructors, discounts on the purchase of your own diving equipment, lunch and water.


        To get the most out of your SSI Divemaster course we recommend you take between 6-8 weeks to complete the course. The roles of a SSI Divemaster challenge you both mentally and physically and the longer you spend as a Divemaster Candidate, the more prepared you will be.

        Adang Sea Divers is offering you a chance to continue your education and put into practice what you have learned in your Divemaster course with our optional Internship. We invite you stay for up to 2 weeks after you are certified to gain valuable ʻreal lifeʼ experience as a SSI Divemaster!

        The course schedule is flexible and we can start your training whenever it suits you. This allows you to explore more of Thailand while you are here! If you have a tight schedule or would like to spread the course over a longer period please contact us and we will come up with a custom schedule to suit your needs.

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          Dive Medical Check

          We must let you know that certain medical conditions may prevent you from scuba diving such as asthma and heart conditions. If you are currently taking any medications, or are unsure about your fitness to dive, please have a look at the Diving Medical Questionnaire. If you answer YES to any to any questions listed then you must print out the RSTC Medical form and take it to your physician prior to coming to Thailand.

          Please click to see a full Medical Statement.

          Cancellation Policy

          Deposit of 1,000 THB (fun divers) or 3000 THB (courses) are none refundable.
          We require advance notice for cancellations and/or changes to your booking.
          Any no shows/cancellations after 7pm the evening prior to diving, will be charged 500THB.
          (+5 % charge where applicable)
          If for any reason you cannot complete a training course, you will receive
          partial refund for the sections not completed.
          If you require additional training to meet the course requirements, we reserve the right
          to charge for additional dives and pool sessions.