Next course date: 11 - 12 July, 2015
Challenging and rewarding best describes the PADI Rescue Diver course. This course will expand your knowledge and experience level. Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of other divers. Although this course is challenging, it is a rewarding way to build your confidence.
Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies. Many divers say this is the best course they’ve ever taken.
Among other topics you will learn about self-rescue and diver stress, emergency management and equipment, panicked diver response, in-water rescue breathing protocols, egress (exits) techniques through many scenarios.
WHY PADI RESCUE DIVER?
This three to four day course will expand your knowledge and experience beyond purely recreational level because you'll learn to look beyond yourself and consider the safety and well being of other divers. Although this course is serious, it is an enjoyable way to build your confidence. The PADI Rescue Diver certification is a prerequisite for all professional level PADI courses like PADI Divemaster as well as the highly sought after PADI Master Scuba Diver rating.
WHAT DO I NEED TO START?
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver certification with 20 logged dives. Successful completion of a sanctioned CPR program within the past 24 months. Minimum age: 15 years old (12 for PADI Junior Rescue Diver)