About the Course: The PADI® Rescue Diver course will change the way you dive – in the best possible way. Learn to identify and fix minor issues before they become big problems, gain a lot of confidence and have serious fun along the way. Discover why countless divers say Rescue Diver is their favorite scuba course!
How to Become a PADI® Rescue Diver: Learn how to think like a rescue diver through home study and skill practice with an instructor. All PADI® courses are flexible and performance-based. You’ll practice basic rescue skills and then show you can effectively apply them in open water.
PADI eLearning®: Online learning makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Complete the knowledge development section of your course whenever, wherever it’s convenient for you. Work at your own pace, online or offline, using a computer or mobile device. Connect with your instructor for in-water training, or whenever you have a question.
eLearning Time Commitment: 8-12 hrs
With Your Instructor: The water training sessions are serious fun. You’ll practice handling scenarios such as a leg cramp and assisting a tired diver by role-playing with other students and your instructor.
Total Time Commitment: 4-7 days
Prerequisites: Adventure Diver/Junior Adventure Diver (or qualifying certification) with completed Underwater Navigation Dive; EFR Primary and Secondary Care training (or qualifying training) within 24 months.
Minimum Age: 12
Depth: 0 – TBD