Cairns Dive Centre offers a PADI Dive Master Traineeship (DMT) Program.

The DMT Program is $550 with an unpaid 40 days 'work-off'.

Please read the below and also download this PDF document for more information.

The prerequisites for the PADI DMT Program:

  • Professional Dive Medical AS2299
  • Emergency First Response (EFR)
  • PADI Rescue Diver Certificate
  • 40 Logged Dives

The DMT program involves completing the PADI elearning Dive Master Course before you commence the training. The diver is required to hold a Rescue Diver Certification and a dive log with up to a minimum of 40 logged dives.

Question: I don't have 40 dives? Is there anything I can do?  Yes, we can arrange for you to complete your 40 dives prior to starting the DMT program.

Question: I would like to complete the DMT Program, but I don't hold a Rescue Diver Certificate, what can I do?

Answer: Complete our Rescue Diver Certification for $185 with an unpaid 20 days 'work-off'.  EFR is $125.

The prerequisites for the PADI Rescue Diver Certification:

  • 18 years Old
  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Emergency First Response (EFR)

Note that at the end of the Dive master program, there is an annual fee of $290 payable to PADI.

  • CDC conducts a Dive Master information session every Friday at 11am at 121 Abbott Street Cairns, Queensland Australia. We will give you quality time to explain the program in detail and answer any questions. Bookings are not necessary. Or email gary@cairnsdive.com.au