Become a Divemaster Diving Guide - Beginner Life Change Training - 6 weeks


Change your life! Your training to become a Divemaster dive guide in 6 weeks for beginners. To become a professional dive guide (abroad outside France) up to 40 meters, and dive autonomously up to 60 meters! Directly at sea in the Calanques National Park.



  • Training to become a Divemaster dive guide for beginners - Change of life - in Marseille. 6 weeks.

Prerequisite: You must present a medical certificate of no contraindication to diving upon arrival. To succeed in this intensive training, you must be athletic and have a good lifestyle, have a good resistance to fatigue and marine elements.

Be ready to change your life and become a Divemaster dive guide!

With this complete training you pass the levels 1 2 3. You will also learn first aid adapted to diving. At the same time, you will gradually learn to dive independently with 1 or 2 other divers of the same level up to 60 meters. Then you learn to become a professional dive guide abroad, Divemaster to animate and secure no-decompression dives up to 40 meters with certified divers.

Program exercises subtly dosed during your underwater magic exploration dives in the Creeks National Park.

Level 1 : Start by learning to manage yourself:

1 Create and degrease your block. 2 Get equipped with your individual equipment, dis-equip yourself. 3 Get in and out of the water. 4 Stay on the surface (by swimming, with your vest...). 5 Move with and without block. 6 Move on the surface with a palanque. 7 Breathe with a pressure reducer. 8 Immerse yourself and reach the bottom. 9 Control your balance (ballast lung with or without the use of a vest). 10 Check your air stock. 11 Know and use the communication code.

Then learn to evolve in a group

12 Receive effective help from the instructor. 13 Integrate into a group of beginners with an instructor. 14 Comply with the ascent procedure set by the monitor. 15 Control the safety elements (control of exhalation on ascent, emptying of the mask). 16 Know theory elements (how a dive works, main risks, basic notions about the environment and equipment).17 Purge your vest in all situations 18 Maintain a level of immersion using your vest. 19 Participate in your own assistance. 20 Know your regulatory framework of practice.

Level 2 : discover autonomy and depth

Start by locating yourself in immersion and follow the route defined by the dive director. Then evolve in a training course with team members of the same level without a guide. At the same time, respect the characteristics of the immersion defined by the diving director. Finally, choose and apply the lift procedure. Then go up to the landing and signal yourself there with a landing parachute. Identify the difficulties of one of his team members, assist him until he is secured. Ensure its buoyancy and safety to a depth of 40 metres. Manage orientation with a compass.

Aid diving : know the actions that save lives

To provide assistance in all situations, in immersion, to an autonomous diver in difficulty. Then pull a diver out of the water in trouble. Through learning, alert emergency services and organize evacuation. Finally, provide first aid, with mastery of cardiopulmonary resuscitation and use of oxygen therapy equipment.

Level 3 Learn autonomy in deep diving.

Start by choosing a dive site.
Then locate yourself on the surface and in immersion at a dive site. Finally, plan and organize the course of the dive. Adapt the dive process to the conditions encountered. Choose the appropriate equipment. Analyze and identify any difficulties encountered by a team member. Locate yourself in immersion in deep space. To provide assistance in all situations, in immersion, to an autonomous diver in difficulty. Collectively ensure the conduct of the training course. Master the ascent procedures adapted to deep diving.

Divemaster Training and N4 preparation: becoming a dive guide

Before coming to training, theoretical preparation Physics, physiology, equipment, decompression, environment by personal study using the supports

Preparation for the supervision of certified divers, ability to conduct divers and dive animation, preparation of the briefing, mapping of a site, logistical organisation and participation in logistics and seamanship.

In parallel to the physical endurance exercises: Timed swimming with fins on 800 meters, swimming without fins on 400 meters, timed towing on 100 meters of an equipped diver.

Then preparation for the supervision of divers in training: Work on the demonstrations of the 20 open water exercises and the assistance of beginner or advanced divers.

Throughout the training, demonstration of rescue exercises for an unconscious diver.

Preparation for the organization of programmes and setting up of workshops snorkeling, skin diver, discover local diving

Finally, final theoretical exam by QCM

The price of your training as a Divemaster private course dive guide includes

  • The management of your training by a professional of high level, Desjeps and instructor trainer,
  • 27 days of training
  • 1 to 3 dives per day in the park of the creeks from our base at the port of the Red point,
  • Learning the theory through our e-learning courses online,
  • Your civil liability insurance during the training.

The price of your training as a Divemaster dive guide does not include

  • Accommodation and meals,
  • Sunscreen and shower products,
  • Optional rental of personal equipment: 30 euros per day excluding computers,
  • For the Divemaster only: the annual membership of SDI or Padi: 135 euros
  • Padi Mandatory supplies from Divemaster (free si Divemaster SDI): 250 euros
  • In case of individual tuition only, the special price supplements.


– Interactive personalized training at the dates of your choice – training by experienced state graduates. – Individualised or mini-group training (usually 2 or 3 per monitor, exceptionally 4 maximum). – The time spent in exploration guarantees participants an effective assimilation of the different concepts presented. – Participants can work the theory on their personal documents.

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Public Concerned and duration

Préfo Niv23 for Level 1 very experienced 2 weeks, Préfo Niv123 4 weeks, training Niv123 + DM 6 weeks