The RAID Master Diver course is the highest level on non-professional diver within the RAID system; the rating signifies your skill and knowledge competence.

Course Summary

  • 1 x Academics/exam (self-study)
  • 1 x Confined water (as required)


  • Minimum age               16
  • Minimum certification   Explorer 30, Advanced 35 + Master Rescue + Deep 40 + Nitox + Navigation and any other 2 RAID specialties, or equivalents
  • Minimum hours diving  30 hours logged underwater

Between the ages of 12 through 14 may obtain a RAID Junior Explorer 30 Certification if the following conditions are met: junior students are to train and dive under the direct supervision of a parent, guardian, or active dive professional. When a RAID Junior Explorer 30 diver reaches the age of 15, they may upgrade to a RAID Explorer 30 Diver certification