Diveguide / Divemaster Course – Phuket

From: 39,000 THB

Welcome to the first step towards your professional diving career

Share your passion and love for diving and the underwater world with others by realizing your dream, become an active member in the diving industry, become SSI Diveguide/Divemaster.
SKU: dive-con-specialist-1 Category:


SSI Dive guide: 

You are looking to turn your passion into a job?
This course is the start towards your path in an exciting dive career. 
The Dive guide program provides you with the knowledge, skills necessary to supervise and guide certified divers in variety of environments and conditions. 
Your mission is to inspire and influence other divers, and to increase your own knowledge, skills and experience by planning and leading dives.

Sea Bees Diving does not offer any “Crash Courses”, the duration of this course is normally not less then 21 days, during which time you gain valuable knowledge and experience. 
You will spend most of the time on our daytrip boat, because we know how important the practical hands-on hints and tips from your leading Instructor are. 

Candidates prerequisites:

  •  Minimum Age 15 (Must be 18 years old to work as an active status Professional Dive Guide).
  • Have logged at least 40 open water dives totalling 25 hours or more
  • Have at lease the a Diver Stress & Rescue certification or an equivalent
  • Have certification or equivalent experience: Navigation, Night & Limited Visibility, Deep Diving

Administration Requirement:   

  • RSTC Medical Statement signed by a physician within 1 year 
  • Proof of CPR Training within 2 years *)
  • Proof of First Aid Training within 2 years*)
  • Proof of Oxygen First Aid Training within 2 years *)                                                          

* React Right Course (First Aid/CPR/O2) can be done right before the Dive Guide Program starts.

Science of Diving Speciality:

This speciality is a main component for SSI Dive Guides who want to become an SSI Divemaster. 
This specialty program is required for most SSI Dive Professional program. The Science of Diving Speciality provides you with an in-depth and detailed study of physics, physiology, decompression theory, the aquatic environment and diving equipment.

SSI Divemaster:

This qualification is awarded free of charge with the completion of SSI Dive Guide & the Science of Diving Speciality. 
After additional training you are able to assist Instructors as a certified assistant on open water training dives. 

The whole course give you also the opportunity to actively get involved and work in the dive center. This information is very useful and can be applied at a later time when searching for a job as a Divemaster.

Price: 39.000 THB

What is included in this offer?

Items that are included in the price.

  • 3 weeks of dive training with your instructor
  • All dives during this time

What is excluded in this offer?

Items that are not included in the price.

  • Accommodation
  • Transfers
  • Diving equipment

Product Video

It is very common now that most diving organizations offer the so called E-Learning. This means that the theory part can be completed online with SSI, and will minimize your time in the classroom allowing more time to concentrate on the practical part… diving!

All you need is a computer, tablet or smartphone and internet access. Full HD Videos, modern graphics, animations and great pictures make home studying much more fun, as you are the one who decides when to study which module.

Each step will be documented, and we will receive a notification of your progress. You are only going to spend a short time in our classroom, to discuss the course with your instructor, possibly answer some further questions and write a final exam.

Online training is absolutely free of charge, all you have to do is register with SSI: https://my.divessi.com/register/

Please choose  Sea Bees Phuket as dive center during your application process.

You will receive your access code after successfully enrolling.

To grant you access to all chapters of the course, we need an appropriate reservation and a deposit payment.

Your journey in the underwater world will start shortly afterwards.


You can also rent equipment from us. However, we recommend you to have your own equipment at this stage of your diving career.
You could also purchase some of the material here in Thailand.