Rescue Diver, handling emergencies

and difficult situations, over and underwater

Before that, it was the Advanced Open Water course

rescue diver students at knowledge review
Reviewing rescue diver knowledge

This formation prepares divers to manage diving emergencies. You'll learn techniques of rescue and assistance, what to do in case of emergency, and also to prevent diving emergencies and anticipate them. . This third PADI level is quite a rescue at sea certification. It takes a 4 -5 days training periode .

You must : be 15 years old at least, be a certified Advanced Open Water diver, have intended a formation to primary cares with CPR within the last two years .

You can intend such a formation in our diving school. You'll get the EFR certification (Emergency first response)

This formation is mainly practical. It includes :

-10 practical skills at sea

-2 whole scenarii of sea rescue

-theoritical course divided in four chapters :self-assistance and stress of the diver,first help in diving,preparation and management of an emergency,equipment.

and then a 60 questions CQM, just to make sure you've got everything.


eLearning

You can learn all the theory an take the examns of the Rescue Diver course at home, by internet, thanks to the PADI eLearning. Click the link and just let it go!



and after comes the Dive master