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Rescue Diver Course at Scuba Cat Diving, Phuket, Thailand - rewarding and fun – the best description of the Rescue Diver course. This course will expand your knowledge and experience level: Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of other divers. Although this course is serious, it is an enjoyable way to build your confidence.

We don’t like to think about it, but accidents happen. There are several good reasons to become a Rescue Diver. Rescue training expands your knowledge of diving, increases your level of diving skills, and makes you more aware of what is happening around you in the diving environment. The program is an important step in expanding your knowledge and experience as a diver. Rescue Diver (or equivalent) certification is also a prerequisite for all leadership programs.

What Do You Need To Start Your Rescue Diver Course ?

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

You can enroll in the Rescue Diver Course as a certified Open Water Diver and participate in the Rescue Diver knowledge development and rescue training sessions, in confined water only, while working on your Advanced Open Water Diver certification. You can also enroll if you are already Advanced Open Water Diver (or equivalent scuba diving certification from another organization)

Successful completion of a sanctioned CPR program within the past 24 months. The Emergency First Response Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (First Aid) courses meet these requirements.

What Will You Do During Your Rescue Diver Course?

Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies. During the five open water sessions you'll cover:

  • Self-rescue and diver stress
  • AED and emergency oxygen delivery systems
  • Dive first aid
  • Swimming and non-swimming rescue techniques
  • Emergency management and equipment
  • Panicked diver response
  • Underwater problems
  • Missing diver procedures
  • Surfacing the unconscious diver
  • In-water rescue breathing protocols
  • Egress (exits)
  • First aid procedures for pressure related accidents
  • Dive accident scenarios

What's Included In The Rescue Diver Course?

At Scuba Cat Diving, Phuket, Thailand all our scuba diving certification courses include manuals and free scuba diving equipment rental For the Rescue Diver course you'll receive the Rescue Diver Manual and Diving Accident Management Work Slate. In addition, we teach all of our diver level courses in small groups to ensure that you receive the attention that you deserve.

How Much Will The Rescue Diver Course Cost?

Rescue Diver Course is 14,500 Baht (3 to 4 Days).

Including manuals, scuba diving equipment rental, dives, certification and instructor fees. All our courses are taught to Standards.

What Can You Do After The Rescue Diver Course?

Rescue Diver certification at Scuba Cat Diving, Phuket, Thailand is a prerequisite for all Professional level courses, beginning with the Divemaster certification. It's also a prerequisite for the Master Scuba Diver certification. Or why not join us for some day trip diving or even a liveaboard trip?


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