Your rescue diver course prepares you for a range of diving emergencies. It will show you how to handle problems that may happen to you or someone you are diving with. Your Instructor will also teach you ways to prevent problems before they occur. The Rescue Diver Course is fun & rewarding whilst having a serious side to it. The confidence that you gain will make all your diving activities more enjoyable as you’ll be able to prevent and deal with most emergencies in the unlikely event one should occur.
Your Rescue course starts in the classroom, where you gain an understanding of the processes involved in a successful rescue. During the course you will learn how to:
Prevent & recognize potential accidents
Evaluate emergency situations
React and organize emergency help
Conduct a complete rescue,including search patterns.
Deal with an unconscious diver both at the surface & underwater.
On completion of your rescue course you’ll have the confidence to deal with a wide range of diving emergencies.
In order to take part in the course you must have completed the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or Equivalent and 20 logged dives You also need to be certified in a First Aid course within the last 12 months.
Includes AQF rescue certification upon successful completion.