The divemaster theory training is divided in 2 parts. First the Dive Guide, that explains the proper behavior for a dive professional and also the SSI terminology, history and philosophy. You’ll learn how to plan specific dives, dive trips with groups and any other activity related to diving. Beside the practice training about supervision, duties on boat, in the dive shop and the safety, you will work on your dive briefings and on the skills to welcome and apprehend customers correctly.
The dive guide theory training is usually done in 2 sessions of 2h , and several mini workshops. It will be finalized by 50 questions multiple choice exam.
Beside the dive guide, we will study the Science of Diving, which is separated in 5 different parts :
- Decompression Theory
Each part will be review and explained by your instructor during a 2 hours classroom session. The Science of Diving specialty will be validated by a 100 questions multiple choice exam.