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The PADI Rescue Diver is one of the most rewarding courses you will ever take! This course teaches you the techniques to avoid and manage problems and improves your confidence as a diver. During the course you’ll become a better buddy by enhancing your ability to identify potential problems and by practicing emergency protocols. The subject is serious but the training is fun! Many divers tell us the PADI Rescue Diver course was their favorite!

*This course fee covers Rescue Diver tuition only. Emergency First Response certification, PADI Rescue Diver eLearning and travel to an open water site are not included. Participants must also purchase a PADI Rescue Diver Crew Pak.

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After completing your PADI Rescue Diver e-Learning we will have one night of classroom discussion. Then get ready to head to the pool with Scuba Shack where we will introduce you to and practice rescue skills. Then it is time to head for open water where we will run through our rescue scenarios and practical exercises.

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What Qualifications Do I Need To Start?

You must be a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or have a qualifying certification from another training agency.

Minimum age: 15 years old (12 for PADI Junior Rescue Diver)

You also need to have completed a sanctioned CPR program within the past 24 months. Our Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (First Aid) course satisfies this requirement, and is sold separately.

How Does It Work?

You can start your PADI Rescue Diver eLearning at any time. Then enroll in our PADI Rescue Diver course. You will need to complete your e-Learning prior to the start of the course that begins with a classroom session. Next we head to the pool where we will practice the rescue techniques, skills and scenarios for our open water practical. The open water practical is a full day of exercises and scenarios designed to present real-world challenges that you, as a diver may face.

What Will I Need?

In addition to your full scuba kit, you will need to purchase the PADI Rescue Diver Crew Pak - containing your pocket mask, dive accident slate and rescue diver emblem.

What Do I Do Next?

Here are the steps to follow

1. Purchase your PADI Rescue Diver E-Learning for here.
2. Sign up online for your Scuba Shack Rescue Diver course.
3. Purchase your PADI Rescue Diver Crew-Pak from Scuba Shack
4. Assemble your scuba kit together
5. Get ready to be challenged and have a great time!

Is There Anything Else?

Yes - everyone who takes the PADI Rescue Diver Class must complete a Diver Medical Participant Questionnaire. Based on your responses, you may be required to have your physician clear you for recreational scuba diving. A fully completed medical questionnaire is an absolute requirement prior to any in-water activity with Scuba Shack

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