Challenging and rewarding, these are the most commonly used words that participants use to describe the PADI Rescue Diver course. This course will expand your knowledge and experience level.
PADI Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of other divers. This course is challenging, it is also a rewarding way to build your confidence and the confidence of others in your abilities as a diver. PADI Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if required, manage dive emergencies. Many divers say this is the best course they have ever taken.
During the course you will cover:
- Self-rescue and diver stress
- Emergency management and equipment
- Panicked diver response
- In-water rescue breathing protocols
- Egress (exits)
- Dive accident scenarios
This course will give you the prerequisite qualification to enrol on the PADI Divemaster course, the first step on the PADI Professional ladder. Or if you prefer to stay as a recreational diver it is also a step towards accomplishing the highest non professional PADI qualification of PADI Master Scuba Diver.