and "rewarding" best describe the PADI Rescue Diver course.
upon what you've already learned, this course expands on what you already know
about how to prevent problems, and how to manage them if they occur.
The fun part about this course is rising to challenges and
mastering them. Most divers find this course both demanding and rewarding, and
at the end, say it's the best course they've ever taken.
- Self rescue
- Recognizing and managing
stress in other divers
- Emergency management and
equipment Rescuing panicked divers
- Rescuing unresponsive divers
What do I
need to start?
- An Open Water Diver
certification! You can enrole in the Rescue Diver Course as soon as you are
a certifiedOpen Water Diver(or have a qualifying
certification from another training organisation) and participate in the
Rescue Diver knowledge development and rescue training sessions, in confined
water only, while working on yourAdvanced
Open Water Diver certification.
- To participate in the rescue
training sessions in open water, and to participate in the open water
- You must be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or have a qualifying
certification from another training organisation.
- Minimum age: 15 years old (12
for PADI Junior Rescue Diver)
- Medically fit for the
experience, complete ourMedical
- Certified in a CPR programme
within the past 24 months. (The Emergency
First Response Primary Care(CPR)
and Secondary Care (First Aid) courses meet these
What will I
Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage
dive emergencies. During the course you will cover:
- Self-rescue and diver stress
- AED and emergency oxygen
- Dive first aid
- Swimming and non-swimming
- Emergency management and
- Panicked diver response
- Underwater problems
- Missing diver procedures
- Surfacing the unconscious
- In-water rescue breathing
- Egress (exits)
- First aid procedures for
pressure related accidents
- Dive accident scenarios
will it take?
initial training is completed in a swimming pool over 5 sessions then it’s into
open water for one day for the scenarios and knowledge development session/s.
What is included: -
PADI Rescue diver course pack, pool training, open water training and PADI
certification. Use of Seastyle school equipment (if required).
What is not included: -
Dive site entrance fees
Transport to pool and dive sites
Where can I
go from here?
PADI Rescue Diver certification is a prerequisite for all Professional level
PADI courses, beginning with the a PADI
Seastyle today to enroll in the PADI
Rescue Diver course and prepare
yourself to Go Pro
book your place, complete the booking form, call us on 01905 351528 or
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