PADI Rescue Diver
Price: $450 USD
Minimum Age: 12 years old (Junior Rescue Diver) 15 years old (Resuce Diver)
Duration: 3-4 Days
Pre-requisites: PADI Open Water Diver or qualifying certification from another training organization to participate in confined water only. PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or qualifying certification from another training organization to participate in rescue training sessions in open water. Complete a sanctioned course in CPR (such as EFR Primary Care) and basic first aid (such as EFR Secondary Care) within the past 24 months. Reasonably fit, good health, comfortable in the water and basic swimming skills.
The PADI Rescue Course is one of the most rewarding courses you can take – it really is ‘Serious Fun’. It will build on your previous skills and teach you to pay more attention to your surroundings and how to act in emergency situations, whilst keeping yourself safe. The PADI Rescue Diver Course is widely accepted as one of the most challenging, rewarding and fun dive courses available!
The course is divided into three parts:
Part One: Knowledge Development: Videos and Knowledge reviews and exam
Part Two: Rescue Training Exercise Sessions
Part Three: Open Water Rescue Scenarios, which will let you put everything you have learnt into practice.