The PAdi Rescue Diver course will expand your knowledge and experience level. Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of other divers. Although this course is challenging, it is a rewarding way to build your confidence. Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies.
The Rescue Diver course is an important step in expanding a diver`s knowledge and experience beyond a purely recreational level. Now you start to think about other divers and not just yourself! The PADI Rescue Diver rating is a vital stepping stone to all PADI leadership training (Divemaster, Assistant Instructor or Open Water Scuba Instructor).
Most divers say this is the best course they have ever taken.
The Rescue Diver boat option consists of one day training in the pool learning the skills you need as a Rescue Diver and one day on the boat practicing rescue scenarios.
A PADI Rescue Diver Course will test your ability to solve problems under pressure and give you the tools to spot and deal with difficult situations before they develop into full-blown crisis.
With its emphasis on prevention, self-rescue, and the importance of managing situations effectively, the Rescue Diver Course will equip you to deal with a wide range of typical problems, making you a better buddy, and increasing your confidence as a diver.
The Rescue Diver beach option consists of one day in the pool learning the skills you need as a Rescue Diver and one day on the beach practicing rescue scenarios.
The pre-requisite for starting the rescue diver course is a recognised First Aid qualification like The Emergency First Responce EFR course.
Please note the beach option is weather dependant and only available when the beach is diveable. (October 2012 - May 2013)