Congratulations to this elite group of divers who have reached the highest recreational level in the PADI System of Diver Education. They have acquired significant training and experience in a variety of dive environments. This group of divers can flash their PADI Master Scuba Diver Card and be recognized for this amazing accomplishment. R.E.S.P.E.C.T!

 How did they get here? They have earned the following certifications:

  • Open Water Diver
  • Advanced Open Water Diver
  • Rescue Diver
  • Five Specialty Courses
  • 50+ Logged Dives

  Ready to join them? Take the Master Scuba Diver Challenge – where is the journey taking you?




Master Scuba Diver – it's the highest recreational scuba certification. This rating is earned by an elite group of ambitious divers through training, experience, and intense fun! We love scuba diving, and we want you to love it as much as we do! The more training you have, the more confident you’ll be – and the more you’ll enjoy everything diving has to offer.

We offer Master Scuba Diver packages to help you reach this goal. We’ve added some ways to help you save money now – and throughout your entire dive journey! That’s right – save money now on training, save money forever on gear, AND become the best diver you can be! These packages are a savings of more than 30% off the cost of taking them individually! Contact the store to accept the challenge today!

The Certification Requirements:

  • Open Water
  • Advanced Open Water
  • Emergency First Response (First Aid/CPR)
  • Rescue Diver
  • 5 Specialties
  • 50 Logged Dives (it may sound like a lot, but the dives you’ll do during this program will get you underwater and add up quickly!)
  • Be at least 12 years old

The Perks, upon completion receive:

  • a free 5 Tank Rental Card – we want to help you dive as much as possible
  • a Master Scuba Diver discount on all qualifying gear purchases – for LIFE! New gear is FUN!
  • a free ReActivate per year – in the unlikely event you’ve been out of the water for a while
  • a free Discover Scuba Diver Experience for a friend – we know you want more dive buddies
  • Custom designed One Ocean Scuba Master Diver swag
  • Never-ending bragging rights


Our Dive Protect Repeat MSD Package includes the required training courses and five specialties that we find most valuable when working on marine conservation and protecting our waterways. You’ll complete Peak Performance Buoyancy, Digital Underwater Photography, Dive Against Debris, Project Aware, and the Aware Fish Identification Course.

Our East Coast Diver MSD Package includes the required training courses and five specialties that will help you confidently venture into the best local diving. You’ll complete Deep Diver, Wreck Diver, Drysuit Diver, Navigation, and Enriched Air Nitrox.

Of course, you are always welcome to mix and match specialties based on your own interests! It's YOUR journey - we're just along for the ride.

 The Fine Print:

  • Some specialties will require additional gear. Some gear, like cameras and drysuits are available in our rental line. Other equipment, like dive lights, reels, collection bags, and SMBs may need to be purchased.
  • Your Master Scuba Diver Rating application fee will be paid directly to PADI. 
  • Your friends will be incredibly jealous