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PADI Rescue Diver


This course is one of our favorites and one that you will find to be very valuable and also a lot of furn.  The PADI Rescue Diver program makes the subject of accident prevention not only fun but extremely rewarding! Until now the emphasis of your training has been on basic accident prevention and safe diving.  The PADI Rescue Dive program takes you to the next level, expanding this to include accident management and rescue techniques.  During the PADI Rescue Diver Program, you'll learn how to anticipate, prevent and manage potential dive accidents.  From assisting a tired diver to handling emergency scenarios, you'll practice applying the knowledge and skills that can make the difference in the unlikely event problems do arise. 

RESCUE DIVER COURSE - The Seatasea PADI Rescue Diver course consists of 4 segments.  These include:

  • At home study and completion of the PADI eLearning on-line Rescue Diver Course
  • Orientation, review and quick review mini quiz at Seatasea
  • Training in a confined pool environment
  • Training in the open water

RESCUE PLUS+ COURSE - (CPR Certification is required to be certified as a Rescue Diver)   If you do not have it, it is is provided with the "Seatasea Rescue Diver PLUS" Program.  In this program, you will also complete the Medic First Aid Basic Certification and the DAN Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries Certification .  The PADI Oxygen Administrators Specialty Rating C-Card is also available as an add-on for an additional $25.  This course addition is held prior to the Rescue Diver course.

The Seatasea PADI Rescue Diver course fee and Rescue Plus+ includes all PADI eLearning fees, instruction, course materials, certification fees, tanks and/or air fills and weight. It does not include equipment rental, however equipment rental is billed at one day rental for the entire course.   Once registered you will receive eLearning log-in and registration codes to log into the PADI eLearning to complete you classroom portion.

You should plan on registering at least two weeks prior to the course to allow adequate time to complete the elearning course.

Prerequisite is the PADI Advanced Open Water Diver Certification or the equivalent from another training organization,  (If you are not sure contact us)

To schedule a course with one of our instructors: Contact us