The PADI Rescue Diver course is an important and crucial step in expanding your knowledge and experience beyond a purely recreational level. Rescue divers learn to look beyond themselves to consider the safety and well being of others. This is why the PADI Rescue Diver rating is a prerequisite for all PADI leadership training (Divemaster, Assistant Instructor and Open Water Scuba Instructor). This course will ready you to anticipate and help prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies using a variety of techniques. The course consists of self study theory, academic sessions and both confined (open water) and open water water sessions comprising of 10 rescue exercises and 4 rescue scenarios. In adddition you have to complete and pass a multiple-choice final exam. On successful completion of the course you’ll be awarded the PADI Rescue Diver certification card which is recognised worldwide.
Duration: 4 days
Prerequisite Certification: PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or qualifying certification, completion of a sanctioned CPR course in the previous 2 years Additional Requirement:Proof of 20 or more logged dives.