SDI RESCUE DIVER COURSE
The SDI Rescue Diver Course is designed to develop the knowledge and necessary skills to effectively perform diver rescues and assist and administer the necessary first aid in the event of an emergency. 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 SDI Rescue Diver Course you can enroll in the SDI Master Scuba Diver Development Program or start in the professional ranks and sign up for the SDI Divemaster Course.
Who this course is for:
* Note: CPR, first aid and oxygen provider courses may be combined with the rescue program by qualified instructors.(10 – 14 years old)
What you can expect to learn:
The rescue certification course is designed to develop the knowledge and necessary skills for an individual to effectively perform diver rescues and assists, and administer necessary first aid.
You will cover all of the following and more!
Prevention and causes of diving accidents
Hyperbaric injuries and management
Some of the in-water skills include:
On the surface, identify and assist a properly equipped skin or scuba diver simulating:
Upon surfacing, transport the unconscious diver 50 metres/150 feet to shore or boat, simulating in-water rescue breathing
Upon reaching the shore or boat, with the assistance of one aide, remove the diver from the water
What’s in it for you:
SDI Rescue Diver minimum requirements:
How do I take this course?
If you want to start elearning now but you are not sure when and where you can attend the practical training, click here
If you want to make a reservation with me for your full course on a certain date and also start elearning, click here
You also might be interested in:
The ultimate guide to a perfect air consumption
Table of Contents 1Do you always have to finish your dive before [...]
Cenotes, entrance to the Mayan underworld and the largest underwater cave system in the world
The famous cenotes of Yucatan are the entrances to the largest underwater [...]
All SDI courses
All SDI coursesWHETHER YOU’RE TRYING SCUBA FOR THE FIRST TIME, BECOMING A [...]
cenote cavern diving
Cenote cavern diving - enjoy an exclusive and private day!Enjoy a day [...]