The PADI Rescue Diver course is best described as a ‘rewarding challenge‘. The course builds on what you have already learned and further expands your knowledge, with an eye to problem identification, problem avoidance, and problem solution.
Recognizing stress in others and how to respond correctly
Emergency management and equipment needed
Rescuing distressed divers
Rescuing unresponsive divers
12 years or older
PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification (or equivalent certification from another organization)
Have completed a medic first aid course with CPR within the past two years (ask your instructor about Emergency First Response, CPR and First Aid courses)