The PADI Rescue Diver Course
“Challenging” and “rewarding” best describe Down Under’s PADI Rescue Diver course. Building upon what you’ve already learned, this course expands on what you already know about how to prevent problems, and how to manage them if they occur.
The Fun Part
The fun part about this course is rising to challenges and mastering them. Most divers find this course both demanding and rewarding, and at the end, say it’s the best course they’ve ever taken.
Rescue Diver Online
The PADI Rescue Diver course is the newest addition to the PADI eLearning® family. Rescue Diver Online gets you started right away and let's you learn at your own pace and in your own time. Start Now!
How It Works
Get College Credit
You may be able to earn college credit for the PADI Rescue Diver Course.
What You Learn
· Self rescue
· Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
· Emergency management and equipment
· Rescuing panicked divers
· Rescuing unresponsive divers
The Scuba Gear You Use
You use all your basic scuba gear including a dive computer and accessories.
You can find most everything at Down Under Dive Shop's Retail Center.
The Learning Materials You Need
The PADI Rescue Diver crewpak includes all materials required to complete the PADI Rescue Diver course – including a pocket mask. You’ll learn how to think like a rescue diver and preview skills you’ll practice with your PADI Instructor. Once your Rescue Diver course is complete, you can review the DVD to refresh your dive safety skills as needed. This tool box of knowledge and technique will give you the expertise to handle almost any emergency situation.
To purchase this product, contact your local PADI Instructor, dive shop or resort.
To enroll in the PADI Rescue Diver course, you must
· Be 12 years or older
· Have a PADI Adventure Diver certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization)
· Be trained and current for first aid and CPR within the previous two years (Ask your instructor about adding Emergency First Response CPR/first aid courses and the Search and Recovery Speciality course for huge Savings).
Your Next Adventure
After completing CPR and first aid and the PADI Rescue Diver course, you should take the PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider course Together, these three courses round out your ability to handle scuba diver emergencies.
Cost: $350 total (including Fee paid for Elearning)
The Complete Rescue Diver: $550 including Fee paid for Elearning,CPR,AED,First Aid, O2 Provider and Search & Recovery)
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