Have you ever wondered how you would deal with your buddy if he was in an emergency situation, injured or panicked?
Rewarding and fun - that 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. Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies. Having qualified as a PADI Rescue Diver you'll be able to recognize risk before it becomes a problem. You'll feel far more confident in the water and most important of all, you're now a real contribution to the safety and security of all who dive with you.
Although this course is serious, it is an enjoyable way to build your confidence. With real rescue scenarios to deal with you'll learn and get to practice your skills as a competent diver.
The course consists of classroom, pool and open water training
Knowledge Development is based on a self-study method, allowing you to study in your own time, at your own pace. Home study is backed up by Academic sessions with a PADI Instructor, to ensure full understanding of Rescue theory. Now also available PADI Rescue diver course online. With this option you study the theoretical part online in your own pace With Which way you choose to follow your course (online or with manual and DVD), we at Scubaworld would be glad to help you to get your (next) PADI dive certification.
During the five open water sessions you'll cover:
- Self-rescue and diver stress
- AED and emergency oxygen delivery systems
- dive first aid
- swimming and non-swimming rescue techniques
- emergency management and equipment
- panicked diver response
- underwater problems
- missing diver procedures
- surfacing the unconscious diver
- in-water rescue breathing protocols
- egress (exits)
- first aid procedures for pressure related accidents
- dive accident scenarios
· PADI Advanced Open Water or equivalent certification
· Minimum age: 15 years old (12 for PADI Junior Rescue Diver)
· Successful completion of a sanctioned CPR program within the past 24 months. The Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (First Aid) courses meet these requirements.
All students must complete a PADI Medical Questionnaire prior to participating in the course.
how long will it take?
Recommended Course Hours: 25
Minimum Open Water Training: five sessions over two days
The course price includes your own manual, slate and certification card.(*different by eLearning)
You have the option of enrolling onto the PADI Divemaster course, the first step on the PADI professional ladder. This is your ticket to international travel & opportunities to gain employment in the dive industry.
Alternatively, complete five PADI Specialty programs and earn PADI’s highest non-professional rating of PADI Master Scuba Diver.
Padi Dive Center Scubaworld provide PADI Scuba Diving Courses, guided leisure dives, try dives and diving for kids along the Costa Blanca in Spain covering: Torrevieja, Playa Flamenca,Orihuela Costa, La Marina, San Miguel de Salinas, Punta Prima, Cabo Roig, Campoamor, San Pedro del Pinatar, San Javier, La Manga, Murcia, Cartagena and Cabo de Palos.