2 Objectives Describe the course learning objectives and content. List 6 requirements from the NAUI Standards that must be met to qualify for certification as a NAUI Divemaster.Describe General Prerequisites for NAUI Leadership courses.Describe prerequisites for the NAUI DM course.
3 Course Learning Objectives Develop a clear understanding of the role of the Divemaster.Demonstrate mastery of the knowledge and ability to organize and conduct dives for certified divers.Develop knowledge and skills to meet the evaluation criteria.State measureable objectives for every topic and skill.
4 Certification Requirements Meet all course prerequisitesCurrent certification or verified competency in CPR and First AidComplete all portions of the courseMeet all the course administrative and financial requirements.Pass the NAUI Divemaster exam with a score of 75% or betterComplete the NAUI membership application and registration process including paying registration fees and dues.
5 Prerequisites General for leadership courses 18 years of age is minimumRescue certificationFirst Aid and CPRMedical approval
6 Prerequisites Divemaster specific Certification Experience Waterskills Preferred minimum certification = Assistant Instructor (AI)AlternativesNAUI Master Diver and NAUI Rescue diverEvidence of Equivalent experience and pass NAUI Master Diver Exam with a minimum score of 75%.ExperienceMinimum of 60 logged divesVariety of conditions, environments, activites and depthWaterskillsEquivalent to NAUI AI
7 Course Content Hours Open Water Dives Academic 20 hours estimated Water 10 hours requiredOpen Water Dives10 (combination of diving and divemastering)On site instructionDemonstrationsStudent divemaster performance
8 Course Content Skill Requirements Open Water Skin Diver Rescue Skills dive as a diverNight dive as a diverDirect and control a scuba rescuePre-dive briefing and post dive debriefingAssist with an entry level class diveOrganize and conduct a beach dive, in a variety of settings, for certified diversOrganize and conduct a night dive for certified divers
9 Course Content Academic Requirements NAUI Divemaster duties Divemaster ResponsibilitiesShore divingEmergency ProceduresBoat DivingNight and limited visibility divingOpen Water RescueDeep and Decompression DivingUnderwater environmentEquipment
10 Course Finances Materials Textbook, NAUI leadership and Instruction Workbook, NAUI Leadership & InstructionRisk Management HandbookStandards and Policies ManualCertificate Packet, DivemasterNAUI Master Diver Workbook*NAUI Master Diver Textbook** Required if not Master Diver Certified
11 Course FinancesDues and RegistrationInsurance$334.70Pro rated?