Join the best of the best in recreational scuba diving and live the dive life as a PADI Master Scuba Diver. The Master Scuba Diver rating places you in an elite group of respected divers who have earned this rating through significant experience and scuba training. Fewer than two percent of divers ever achieve this rating. When you flash your Master Scuba Diver card, people know you’ve spent time underwater in various environments and had your share of dive adventures.
The Master Scuba Diver requires the completion of five PADI Specialty courses chosen from a list of over thirty options conducted in a fully integrated manner over four days. Every diver, who is at least 12 years old, should aim for Master Scuba Diver. The path starts with earning a PADI Open Water Diver certification, followed by PADI Advanced Open Water DiverandPadi Rescue Diver(or qualifying certifications). You also need to earn five Padi Speciality diver certifications and have logged a minimum of 50 dives.