“Challenging” and “rewarding” best describe the 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 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.
The rescue certification course is designed to develop the knowledge and necessary skills foran individual to effectively perform diver rescues and assists, and administer necessary first aid.
Upon successful completion of this course, graduates may:
Upon successful completion of this course, graduates are able to conduct rescues to distressed divers.
Upon successful completion on this course, graduates are qualified to:
Enroll in the SDI Divemaster Course.
Enroll in the Master Diver Program
This Programme is designed to develop proficiency in self- and buddy-rescue.
Must be a qualified Advanced Open Water Diver or must provide proof of a minimum of 10 logged dives.
Must be qualified in Diving First Aid, Oxygen Administrator and CPR.
AED certification is recommended.
Must be a minimum of 18 years of age.