Divemaster Program

Discovery Diving Co., Inc.
414 Orange St
Beaufort, North Carolina 28516
252-728-2265

dive@discoverydiving.com

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Master SCUBA Diver Trainer 

Public Safety Diver

Scientific Diver

Our Career SCUBA Programs are GI Bill® Eligible

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Divemaster Program

The PADI Divemaster Program will qualify you as a PADI Divemaster. Divemaster is the first professional level within the PADI System of diver education and allows you to work as a training assistant on PADI courses and programs, supervise certified divers during pleasure diving experiences, and conduct some PADI programs independently. Becoming a PADI Divemaster consists of the following segments: knowledge development, practical application and the Divemaster final exam.

Program hours: 320

Program hours per week: 22.86

Courses

Open Water

Advanced Open Water

Search and Recovery

Enriched Air Nitrox

Equipment Specialty

Rescue Diver

O2 Provider

Neuro/EFT

Divemaster Prep

Wreck Diver

Divemaster

 

2019 - 2020

Calendar 1 Dates
Term 1 1/5/2019 - 2/12/2019
Break
2/13/2019 - 2/17/2019
Term 2 2/18/2019 - 4/9/2019
Break 4/10/2019 - 4/14/2019
Term 3 4/15/2019 - 5/29/2019

 

Calendar 2 Dates
Term 1 2/2/2019 - 3/12/2019
Break
3/13/2019 - 3/17/2019
Term 2 3/18/2019 - 5/7/2019
Break 5/8/2019 - 5/12/2019
Term 3 5/13/2019 - 6/26/2019

 

Calendar 3 Dates
Term 1 3/16/2019 - 4/23/2019
Break
4/24/2019 - 4/28/2019
Term 2 4/29/2019 - 6/18/2019
Break 6/19/2019 - 6/23/2019
Term 3 6/24/2019 - 8/7/2019

 

Calendar 4 Dates
Term 1 4/6/2019 - 5/14/2019
Break
5/15/2019 - 5/19/2019
Term 2 5/20/2019 - 7/9/2019
Break 7/10/2019 - 7/14/2019
Term 3 7/15/2019 - 8/28/2019

 

Calendar 5 Dates
Term 1 5/4/2019 - 6/11/2019
Break
6/12/2019 - 6/16/2019
Term 2 6/17/2019 - 8/6/2019
Break 8/7/2019 - 8/11/2019
Term 3 8/12/2019 - 9/25/2019

 

Calendar 8 Dates
Term 1 6/15/2019 - 7/23/2019
Break
7/24/2019 - 7/28/2019
Term 2 7/29/2019 - 9/17/2019
Break 9/18/2019 - 9/22/2019
Term 3 9/23/2019 - 11/6/2019

 

Calendar 10 Dates
Term 1 7/13/2019 - 8/20/2019
Break
8/21/2019 - 8/25/2019
Term 2 8/26/2019 - 10/15/2019
Break 10/16/2019 - 10/20/2019
Term 3 10/21/2019 - 12/4/2019

 

Calendar 12 Dates
Term 1 8/17/2019 - 9/24/2019
Break
9/25/2019 - 9/29/2019
Term 2 9/30/2019 - 11/19/2019
Break 11/20/2019 - 11/24/2019
Term 3 11/25/2019 - 1/8/2020

 

Calendar 13 Dates
Term 1 9/14/2019 - 10/22/2019
Break
10/23/2019 - 10/27/2019
Term 2 10/28/2019 - 12/17/2019
Break 12/18/2019 - 12/22/2019
Term 3 12/23/2019 - 2/5/2020

 

Calendar 15 Dates
Term 1 10/26/2019 - 12/3/2019
Break
12/4/2019 - 12/8/2019
Term 2 12/9/2019 - 1/28/2020
Break 1/29/2020 - 2/2/2020
Term 3 2/3/2020 - 3/18/2020

 

2020 - 2021

Calendar 1 Dates
Term 1 1/4/2020 - 2/11/2020
Break
2/12/2020 - 2/16/2020
Term 2 2/17/2020 - 4/7/2020
Break 4/8/2020 - 4/12/2020
Term 3 4/13/2020 - 5/27/2020

 

Calendar 2 Dates
Term 1 2/1/2020 - 3/10/2020
Break
3/11/2020 - 3/15/2020
Term 2 3/16/2020 - 5/5/2020
Break 5/6/2020 - 5/10/2020
Term 3 5/11/2020 - 6/24/2020

 

Calendar 4 Dates
Term 1 3/14/2020 - 4/21/2020
Break
4/22/2020 - 4/26/2020
Term 2 4/27/2020 - 6/16/2020
Break 6/17/2020 - 6/21/2020
Term 3 6/22/2020 - 8/5/2020

 

Calendar 5 Dates
Term 1 4/18/2020 - 5/26/2020
Break
5/27/2020 - 5/31/2020
Term 2 6/1/2020 - 7/21/2020
Break 7/22/2020 - 7/26/2020
Term 3 7/27/2020 - 9/9/2020

 

Calendar 6 Dates
Term 1 5/9/2020 - 6/16/2020
Break
6/17/2020 - 6/21/2020
Term 2 6/22/2020 - 8/11/2020
Break 8/12/2020 - 8/16/2020
Term 3 8/17/2020 - 9/30/2020

 

Calendar 7 Dates
Term 1 6/6/2020 - 7/14/2020
Break
7/15/2020 - 7/19/2020
Term 2 7/20/2020 - 9/8/2020
Break 9/9/2020 - 9/13/2020
Term 3 9/14/2020 - 10/28/2020

 

Calendar 10 Dates
Term 1 7/18/2020 - 8/25/2020
Break
8/26/2020 - 8/30/2020
Term 2 8/31/2020 - 10/20/2020
Break 10/21/2020 - 10/25/2020
Term 3 10/26/2020 - 12/9/2020

 

Calendar 12 Dates
Term 1 8/15/2020 - 9/22/2020
Break
9/23/2020 - 9/27/2020
Term 2 9/28/2020 - 11/17/2020
Break 11/18/2020 - 11/22/2020
Term 3 11/23/2020 - 1/6/2021

 

Calendar 14 Dates
Term 1 9/12/2020 - 10/20/2020
Break
10/21/2020 - 10/25/2020
Term 2 10/26/2020 - 12/15/2020
Break 12/16/2020 - 12/20/2020
Term 3 12/21/2020 - 2/3/2021

 

Calendar 15 Dates
Term 1 10/17/2020 - 11/24/2020
Break
11/25/2020 - 11/29/2020
Term 2 11/30/2020 - 1/19/2021
Break 1/20/2021 - 1/24/2021
Term 3 1/25/2021 - 3/10/2021

 

 

 

 

2019-2020 Public Safety Diver for Elite Professionals Calendar – 4 Term Program – BAH Friendly -VA Approved – 473 Hours; 22 hrs/week

 

 

Term 1 Classes

               400 Public Safety Diver, 111 U/W Navigator, 401 Public Safety Search and Recovery, 403 Public Safety

               Rescue

Term 2 Classes

               404 Public Safety Investigator, 118 Night Diver, 370 Public Safety Diver Trainer I

Term 3 Classes

               407 Public Safety Vehicle Recovery, 405 Public Safety Evidence Recovery, 114 Full Face Mask Diver, 112

               Drysuit Diver, 408 Public Safety U/W Metal Detector, 371 Public Safety Diver Trainer II

Term 4 Classes

               406 Public Safety Body Recovery, 402 Public Safety Surface Support Specialist, 409 Master PSD, 372

               Public Safety Diver Trainer III, 373 Public Safety Diver Trainer IV, 374 Public Safety Diver Trainer V             

2019

Calendar 1 Dates
Term 1 1/12/2019 - 2/22/2019
Break
2/23/2019 - 2/24/2019
Term 2 2/25/2019 - 3/25/2019
Break 3/26/2019 - 3/31/2019
Term 3 4/1/2019 - 5/14/2019
Break 5/15/2019 - 5/21/2019
Term 4
5/22/2019 - 6/29/2019

 

Calendar 2 Dates
Term 1 7/6/2019 - 8/16/2019
Break
8/17/2019 - 8/18/2019
Term 2 8/19/2019 - 9/16/2019
Break 9/17/2019 - 9/22/2019
Term 3 9/232019 - 11/5/2019
Break 11/6/2019 - 11/12/2019
Term 4
11/13/2019 - 12/21/2019

 

2020

Calendar 1 Dates
Term 1 TBA
Break
TBA
Term 2 TBA
Break TBA
Term 3 TBA
Break TBA
Term 4
TBA

 

Calendar 2 Dates
Term 1 TBA
Break
TBA
Term 2 TBA
Break TBA
Term 3 TBA
Break TBA
Term 4
TBA

Master Scuba Diver Trainer Program

This program will qualify you to teach 5 PADI Specialty courses from the PADI Specialy Instructor Programs Included in the curriculum are all required dives for each PADI Specialty and Apprentice Teaching experience to meet the MSDT certification requirement to certify 25 divers. At the completion of the program you will be able to apply to PADI for the PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer rating.

Courses

Wreck Diver Specialty Instructor

Search and Recovery Specialty Instructor

Digital Underwater Photographer Specialty Instructor

Enriched Air Nitrox Specialty Instructor

Night Diver Specialty Instructor

Deep Diver Specialty Instructor

2019

Programs Dates
Program 1 1/5/2019 - 9/14/2019

Program 2 2/2/2019 - 10/12/2019
Program 3 3/2/2019 - 11/9/2019
Program 4 4/6/2019 - 12/14/2019
   
Program 5 5/4/2019 - 1/13/2020
   
Program 6 6/1/2019 - 2/8/2020
   
Program 7 7/6/2019 - 3/15/2020
   
Program 8 8/3/2019 - 4/14/2020
   
Program 9 8/31/2019 - 5/10/2020
   
Program 10 10/5/2019 - 6/14/2020
   
Program 11 11/2/2019 - 7/12/2020
   
Program 12 10/30/2019 - 8/9/2020

 

2020

Programs Dates
Program 1 TBA

 
Program 2 TBA
 
Program 3 TBA
 
Program 4 TBA
   
Program 5 TBA
   
Program 6 TBA
   
Program 7 TBA
   
Program 8 TBA
   
Program 9 TBA
   
Program 10 TBA
   
Program 11 TBA
   
Program 12 TBA

 

 

2017-2018 Scientific Diver for Elite Professionals Calendar – 3 Term BAH - VA Approved – 402 Hours; 22 hrs/week

 

 

Term 1 Classes

               121 Peak Performance Buoyancy, 111 U/W Navigator, 410 Scientific Diver, 119 Digital U/W Photography

Term 2 Classes

               200 Advanced Open Water, 119 Digital U/W Photography, 412 DAN DFAPro, 120 Aware Fish, 300 Rescue

Term 3 Classes

               119 Digital U/W Photography & Analysis, 117 Aquarium, 116 Drift Diver, 411 Instrumentation, 413 Statistics,

               414 Data Visualization, 415 Oceanography, 416 Scientific Diver Trainer I

              

2019

Calendar 1 Dates
Term 1 5/18/2019 - 6/30/2019
Break
7/1/2019 - 7/6/2019
Term 2 7/7/2019 - 8/10/2019
Break 8/11/2019 - 8/27/2019
Term 3 8/28/2019 - 10/24/2019

 

2020

Calendar 1 Dates
Term 1 TBA
Break
TBA
Term 2 TBA
Break TBA
Term 3 TBA

 

U/W Bike Race

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Lionfish Tournament

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Treasure Hunt

eventsiconFood, prizes, diving, and fun! Proceeds benefit the Mile Hope Children's Cancer Fund and DAN's research in diving safety.

ECARA Event

2013Join us in support of the East Carolina Artificial Reef Association.  Click here for more info on this great event and how you can help to bring more Wrecks to the Graveyard of the Atlantic.