The Rescue Diver Course teaches you how to handle problems and prevent them. It will also give you more confidence a diver. The course can be challenging but also very rewarding because it helps you prevent and manage problems that may happen in the water.
Rescue Diver Course
The PADI Rescue Diver course gives you the training to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills. Topics include:
- Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
- Emergency management and equipment
- Rescuing panicked divers
- Rescuing unresponsive divers
- During exercises, you’ll work with an oxygen unit, floats and marker buoys