Scuba Dive Master Training Internship Pattaya Thailand

PADI Dive Master Internship Program

Dive Master Internship

Dive Master Internship Pattaya, Thailand for scuba diving industry entry

HMS on PADI Dive Master Internship at Mermaids

The Mermaids PADI Dive Master Internship is the original and first DM internship operated globally. The DM interns learn to scuba dive and become a PADI professional Divemaster within our intensive 4 month diving internship program. (The program can be shortened if required). This course is held in Pattaya (Jomtien), Chonburi, Thailand. Once qualified as a dive master you will be eligible to assist instructors with student training, conduct open ocean dive tours for certified divers and assist with the day to day operation of a functional dive shop. This is the first professional “internationally recognized” rating on the PADI ladder but can be used as a passport to work in most countries world wide. The Dive Master qualification will allow entry to the scuba diving industry for diving employment.

The Mermaids Diving Life Dive Master Internship is the original, most comprehensive and complete recreational to professional package available.

Cost 227,500- The Dive Master Internship includes:

ALL dive courses:

  • PADI Open Water Diver Course
  • PADI Advanced O/W Diver Course
  • EFR Emergency First Response
  • EFR CFC – Care for Children (Including all manuals and fees)
  • PADI Rescue Diver Course
  • 10 PADI Specialty courses:MSD – Master Scuba Diver Certification
    • PADI Enriched Air Diver
    • PADI Deep Diver
    • PADI Wreck Diver
    • PADI underwater Photography Specialty
    • PADI Drift Diver
    • PADI Night Diver
    • PADI Multi-level Diver
    • PADI Search And Recovery Diver
    • PADI Navigation Diver
    • PADI Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver
  • PADI Divemaster Course
  • PADI EFRI (Emergency First Response Instructor) rating – (Including Instructor manual and fees).
  • DAN (Divers Alert Network) – 02 Oxygen First Aid for Diving Accidents
  • PADI Full-Face Mask Divers Course
  • FULL set of scuba diving equipment (yours to keep) – complete set. (list of scuba diving kit for a dive job)
  • months accommodation
  • ALL Manuals, tables and training aids to Dive Master rating.
  • ALL Fees to PADI and other agencies (DAN).
  • Minimum of 80 dives. (Most complete the training with around 100 dives but UN-limited diving is offered).
  • International Dive Job assistance service – Exclusive membership to Mermaids dive jobs partnership with – the most complete scuba diving jobs service available only through Mermaids. Train and find dive work – enter the scuba diving industry a very employable diver.
  • Transfer from Bangkok Airport to Mermaids.
  • Visa Assistance (Paperwork to support a student visa application).

To join our PADI dive master internship program all you need to do is contact Mermaids dive centre for a consultation. If you have any dive certifications or personal dive equipment on entering the program then you shall be credited for all. Please check the chart below…

See below for any credit for course or equipment already owed

Certification Level Duration All In Price Price Without Equipment Price without Accommodation Without Equipment & Accommodation
Non-Diver 4 months 227,500 197,500 209,500 179,500
Open Water Diver 4 months 219,500 189,500 201,500 171,500
Advanced Diver 4 months 211,500 181,500 193,500 163,500
Rescue Diver 3 months 197,500 167,500 185,500 155,500
Prices quoted in Thai baht. (Currencyy Converter tool on home page) Any equipment or certification owned prior to arrival will be discounted.

2018 Divemaster Internship Schedule Start dates

The PADI professional Divemaster internship programs begin on the 5th, 15th and the 25th of each month. Each date has a corresponding booking number. Please note that we are flexible to take interns at other times but the logistics are easier to begin on the dates that are set. There are limited numbers per booking date. Please contact Mermaids dive centre for details of availability.


Month 5th 15th 25th
Jan 18 Fully booked Fully booked DM03
Feb 18 DM04 Fully booked DM06
Mar 18 DM07 DM08 Fully booked
Apr 18 Fully booked DM11 DM12
May 18 DM13 DM14 Fully booked
June 18 Fully booked DM17 DM18
July 18 DM19 DM20 DM21
Aug 18 DM22 Fully booked DM24
Sept 18 DM25 DM26 DM27
Oct 18 Fully booked DM29 DM30
Nov 18 DM31 DM32 Fully booked
Dec 18 DM34 Fully booked DM36
Jan 19 DM37 DM38 DM39

ALL of the Mermaids Dive Centre Pattaya, Thailand professional scuba dive internship programs are designed specifically for entry into the dive industry for dive jobs. ALL attention to training related to gaining a dive job directly from the training is focussed on. This includes the SILVER packages – Here you can see the – The Silver Dive Master Internship. (Please note that the Silver Programs include the same accommodation, instruction, materials, manuals, certifications, dive boats, training pool, and quality as the Gold packages – the Silver simply include less dive time and less dive courses.

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