Master Scuba Diver Trainer


The PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer rating sets you apart as a dive instructor who takes continuing education seriously and is committed to teaching a variety of courses. (Potential employers like this.) Being an MSDT signifies that you’ve got the experience and certifications to offer all the training a diver needs to become a Master Scuba Diver – the ultimate recreational diver rating.

All PADI Instructors who have certified at least 25 PADI Divers and have earned at least five PADI Specialty Instructor certifications can become Master Scuba Diver Trainers. This level is the next step in professional growth and is a prerequisite for IDC Staff Instructor in addition to many TecRec Instructor levels.

Not there yet? Ask your PADI Course Director about a Master Scuba Diver Trainer preparation course.