The PADI Rescue Diver course develops your knowledge and skills so can effectively perform diver assists and rescues, manage diving accident situations and render first aid. Rescue Diver course is an important step in expanding your knowledge and experience as a diver.

RESCUE DIVER

In spite of the tight training conditions, fun and enthusiasm prevail.It’s a 3-5 day course which covers: self-rescue and diver stress, diving first aid, emergency management and control, swimming and nonswimming assists, panicked diver response, underwater problems, missing diver procedures, surfacing the unconscious diver, in-water artificial respiration, egress (exits), first aid procedures for pressure related accidents, dive accident scenarios.

To get into the PADI Rescue Diver course, you’ll need to be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent and must be at least 15 years old.
If you’re between the ages of 12 and 14 and hold a PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver rating, The PADI Junior Rescue Diver course is available.

You’ll also need to have successfully completed the PADI EFR program or a sanctioned program in CPR within the past 24 months.

After successfully completing the course, you’ll receive the internationally recognized PADI Rescue Diver certification card.