The PADI Rescue Diver course is an important and crucial step in expanding a divers knowledge and experience beyond a recreational level.
The PADI Rescue Diver course is an important and crucial step in expanding a divers knowledge and experience beyond a recreational level. The nature and context of the course is demanding and serious but at the same time, fun and rewarding.
$690 for two or more people with full equipment hire through eLearning.
$860 with full equipment, and theory sessions here with us.
What does the course involve?
The course is designed to develop the necessary knowledge and skills for individuals to effectively perform diver rescues and assists, manage diving accident situations and render proper first aid. You must be a minimum of 15 years. The course runs for 3-4 days.
The program covers
- Self-rescue and diver stress
- Diving first aid
- Emergency management
- Equipment considerations
- Swimming and non swimming 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
What do I need to supply?
- Evidence of Advance Open Water qualification (or equivalent)
- Evidence that you have completed a sanctioned course in CPR in the last 24 months
- Rescue manual
- All theory sessions
- Full equipment hire
- Training at beach and Poor Knights Islands
- Certification card and PADI fees
When do you run the courses?
We run on demand, so call us if you are interested.