PADI Rescue Diver & EFR (First Aid)
Learn to prevent and manage problems in the water, and become more confident in your skills as a diver. It’s challenging, yet very rewarding. Jeffs Diving World provides the PADI Rescue Diver and EFR 1st Aid Course to become a licensed PADI Rescue Diver. As a Local PADI Scuba Instructor Jeff offers you the course as individuals or groups.
Scuba divers describe the PADI Rescue Diver course as the most challenging, yet most rewarding course they’ve ever taken. Why? Because you learn to prevent and manage problems in the water, and become more confident in your skills as a diver, knowing that you can help others if needed. During the course, you learn to become a better buddy by practicing problem solving skills until they become second nature.
The PADI Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills.
- Self rescue
- Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
- Emergency management and equipment
- Rescuing panicked divers
- Rescuing unresponsive divers
All PADI dive courses are taught in small numbers to a maximum of 4 students per instructor.
To be eligible for the PADI Rescue course you must :
- complete the PADI medical form
- already have a licence for diving to open water level