Rescue SCUBA Diver Course
“Challenging” and “rewarding” best describe the PADI Rescue Diver course. Building 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
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.
What You Learn
- Self rescue
- Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
- Emergency management and equipment
- Rescuing panicked divers
- Rescuing unresponsive divers
The Scuba Gear You Use
You use all your basic scuba gear including a dive computer and accessories.
Online learning makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Complete the knowledge development section of your course whenever, wherever it’s convenient for you. Work at your own pace, online or offline, using a computer or mobile device. Connect with your instructor for in-water training.
- eLearning time commitment: 8-12 hours
To enroll in the PADI Rescue Diver course, you must
- Be 12 years or older
- Have a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization)
- Be trained and current for first aid and CPR within the previous two years (Ask your instructor about Emergency First Response CPR and first aid courses).
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|Equipment provided by student
||Student is responsible for providing their own gear or can rent from Aquatic Safaris.
|Services provided by Aquatic Safaris
||Classroom session, Open Water scenarios with your instructor
||$460 per student. Your payment secures your class spot.
|Materials included with your class.
||Rescue Diver eLearning code & “enhancement pak”
||Transportation & Admission to Fantasy Lake SCUBA Park.
Your Next Adventure
After completing CPR and first aid
and the PADI Rescue Diver course
, you should take the Emergency Oxygen Provider
course. Together, these three courses round out your ability to handle scuba diver emergencies.