PADI Rescue Diver

PADI RESCUE Diver Program

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The best buddy you can have is one who can manage his or her own self, prevent emergencies and solve problems.  The PADI rescue diver course is a pivotal step in expanding your diving knowledge and experience.  You will learn to look beyond yourself and consider the well being of other divers.  Rescue training is serious and challenging and promises to build your confidence.  Class includes Professional classroom instruction, 10 open water exercises and 2 or more open water Rescue scenarios.

** Does not include transportation, meals, lodging, entrance fees to open water sites or scuba gear except for tanks and weights**

Prerequisites for Rescue Diver:

PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, PADI Adventure Diver who completed the Navigation Adventure Dive or qualifying certification from another training organization showing proof of certification beyond entry level ( at least two (2) certifications total), experience in deep diving and underwater navigation. Must have current  CPR and first aid certification from a recognized agency.

Be at least 12 years of age

NOTE: 12-14 year old divers will earn the Junior Rescue Diver Certification

Required Materials:

PADI Rescue manual and DVD

Accident management work slate (included with manual)

Pocket mask

Surface signaling devices (one audible, one visual)

Tuition:  $200 plus materials