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Gain confidence in your abilities along side experienced professionals


Recently completed your Divemaster training and don't feel ready to work just yet or looking to gain more experience before seeking employment?  Our internship programme is designed to give you real life hand on experience of the scuba industry 

Divemaster Internship





noun: internship; plural noun: internships


The position of a student or trainee who works in an organization, in order to gain work experience or satisfy requirements for a qualification.

The Divemaster internship at F I F T Y 5 6 S I X has been designed to allow you to undertake the activities you are now certified to do.  The First time taking out real life customers can feel quite daunting, that’s why during the internship you will have an experienced instructor with you just to help out if needed.  This also allows you to receive continual feedback on how to improve performance, thus building confidence in your abilities.

Not only will you be carrying out the duties of a working Divemaster in water we will also show you other parts of the scuba industry that are not part of your Divemaster course, such as sales techniques, high standards of customer service, an introduction into equipment servicing and experience the logistics of a fully operating dive school and what part you play in that.

The experience gained from an internship can be very beneficial for future employers as they know you already have hands on experience with customers.  On completion of your internship references can be provided to employers if needed and we can also help in writing your new dive CV


Your internship with F I F T Y 5 6 S I X runs for 4 weeks.  During this time you will be performing PADI divemaster duties such as Leading Fun divers and conducting Scuba Refreshers.  You will also learn about the day to running of a dive school, admin, logistics, scheduling and get to perfect the skills learned during your divemaster course.

The following are all included as standard with the Divemaster Internship

  • Free equipment rental

  • Access to all dive school facilities

  • Unlimited water, tea & coffee

  • Exclusive Fifty six mask strap and T-shirt

  • A chance to learn from numerous experienced dive professionals

  • Real life, hands-on experience

  • FREE pick up from Pier upon arrival to Koh Tao

  • Amazing dive shop location

  • Free WIFI at the dive centre

  • Discounted accommodation options from dorms to private aircon rooms

  • Tea/coffee/water and fresh pineapple on the boat

  • Discount on equipment purchases

F I F T Y 5 6 S I X Divemaster Internship 10,000

For more information or any questions please get in touch


  • PADI Divemaster

  • Current active status PADI membership

  • Diving Insurance

  • Medically Cleared for diving by a physician with in 12 months

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