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Master Diver Rating

Master Diver is what we refer to as a rating, not a certification. This is the highest non-professional rating for a diver and is a testament to you dedication to gaining knowledge & enhancing your skill level. The best part is there is no class or in-water work necessary as you;ve already done all the hard work.

Our Master Diver rating fee includes:

  • Certified staff review of your dive logs & certification levels.
  • Certification Card
  • Master diver wall certificate
  • A special gift from Raleigh Scuba Diving

What you will learn:

  • No learning requirements


Open Water certification prerequisites:

  • 15 years or older (Under 18 requires parental consent)
  • Approved diver medical form
  • Liability waiver

Gear requirements:

  • No requirements

Class requirements:

  • Completion of 4 Specialty Courses or equivalent; only 1 course without dives, may be credited towards the master diver development program, with the exception of nitrox
  • Completion of a Rescue Diver Course
  • Proof of 50 logged dives
  • Upload a photo to the certifying agency website (no hats or sunglasses)

Time Requirements:

  • 1 hour of document review

Master Diver Rating


This rating is available only to those divers who have met the following requirements:

  • 4 Specialty certifications
  • Rescue course completion
  • 50 logged dives