PADI Rescue Diver

The Rescue Diver course builds on what you’ve already learned about how to prevent problems and how to manage them if they occur.

What you learn
Self rescue.
Recognizing and managing stress in other divers.
Emergency management and equipment.
Rescuing panicked divers.
Rescuing unresponsive divers.

Qualification gained
Upon successful completion you will recieve a certification card which qualifies you to dive to a depth of 30 meters (21 meters for Junior Advanced Open Water).

Pre-requisites
To take this course, you must:

  • be a minimum of 12 years old
  • hold a PADI Adventure Diver certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization)
  • be trained and current for first aid and CPR within the previous two years (see the Emergency First Response course).

Prior to the course you will receive a training manual, of which you need to read and complete all knowledge reviews before the start of the course.

Course structure
3 days. The course begins with a DVD presentation, review of knowledge, and an exam. Followed by pool / confined open water training to master most of the key skills and techniques in a controlled environment. And then it is all put into practice and assessed over 4 scenarios in the open water.

Equipment
You will need a full set of diving kit. We offer equipment rental if required, at a discounted rate.

Materials
Rescue Diver Crew pack containing:
Manual
Diver slate
DVD

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