Rescue Diver

Rescue Diver

Learn to Help Your Dive Buddy

How do you take a subject like accident prevention and management and turn it into recreational diving fun? Call it the PADI Rescue Diver training program!

This PADI Course develops your dive knowledge and skills so you can effectively perform basic diver assists and more complex rescues, manage diving accident situations and render first aid.

This scuba diving training program is an important step in expanding your knowledge and experience as a diver. PADI Rescue Diver certification is also a prerequisite for all PADI leadership programs.

The program covers:

  • Self-rescue and diver stress
  • Diving first aid
  • Swimming and non-swimming assists
  • Egress (exits)
  • Surfacing the unconscious diver
  • Underwater problems
  • Missing diver procedures
  • Panicked diver response
  • In-water artificial respiration
  • Dive accident scenarios
  • First aid procedures for pressure related accidents
  • Emergency management and equipment considerations

To get into the PADI Rescue Diver program, you’ll need to be certified as an Advanced Open Water Diver.

You’ll also need to have successfully completed the PADI Emergency First Response program or a program in CPR within the past 24 months.

After successfully completing the program, you’ll receive the internationally recognized PADI certification card.


Number of Dives: 4+
Price: 365 Euros
includes materials, equipment and certification

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