PADI Rescue Diver course

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.

What do I need to start?:

  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver certification or qualifying certification from another training organization. (If you DO NOT have a PADI ADV OWD certification and yours is from any other agency you must have proof of 20 or more dives documenting experience in deep diving and underwater navigation.)
  • Minimum age: 15 years old (12 for PADI Junior Rescue Diver)
  • Good General Health & Fitness (*review Divers Medical Questionnaire listed below)
  • Completion of a sanctioned CPR/First Aid program within the past two years (24 months).

For full details email us at include type of program (Rescue Diver) requesting course information for.

The PADI Rescue Diver certification is the prerequisite for the Master Scuba Diver rating which is the highest non-professional rating offered by PADI

The PADI Rescue Diver certification is a prerequisite for all professional level PADI courses including Divemaster, Assistant Instructor and Instructor.

Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies. During the training sessions, you'll cover:

  • self-rescue and diver stress
  • emergency management and equipment
  • swimming and non-swimming assists
  • panicked diver response
  • underwater problems
  • missing diver procedures
  • surfacing the unconscious diver
  • in water rescue breathing
  • egress (exits)
  • first aid procedures for pressure related accidents
  • dive accident scenarios

Our course cost INCLUDES: One Classroom Session, One Pool Training Session, Two Days of Open Water Dives, PADI Rescue Diver eLearning with Diving Management Work slate and Cetification Fee with completion of program....

  • To view up-coming class schedule click HERE or to view detailed store calendar click HERE

*Divers Medical Questionnaire to pre-view in advance, if any questions are answered with a Yes (each question must be answered with a YES or NO), you will be required to obtain a Doctors approval using only this form before any in water training. Divers Medical Questionnaire - download form HERE

eLearning for Rescue Diver:   Are you on the go, maybe planning a trip, don't want to spend your vacation time reading a book and would like to start to learn to be a Rescue Diver now, you can complete your academics on line.  After you sign-up, PADI's eLearning system presents you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading. Short quizzes let you gauge your progress, review and correct anything you might happen to miss. This lets you move through the program efficiently and at your own pace. The eLearning cost listed below also includes your certification fee.

eLearning for Rescue Diver Course is $224....sign-up below

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