Pre-requisites: Advanced Open Water Diver Certification
Includes classroom training, lake dives, and Rescue Diver Certification Card. Equipment rental and training material not included.
The rescue diver course is designed to develop your knowledge and necessary skills to effectively perform diver rescues and assist, and administer necessary first aid. You will learn skills, such as how to perform self-rescues, buddy rescues, recognize and calm potential panic divers, administer proper first aid to divers that have experienced dive-related injuries, conduct effective search patterns and manage accident scenes. After the Rescue Diver course, you can enroll in the Master Scuba Diver Development Program, or start in the professional ranks and sign up for the Divemaster course.