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- PADI Rescue Diver (+ EFR) -

- Become a part of the world's biggest SCUBA Diving Family -



Are you ready to be challenged and pushed to new extremes?

The PADI Rescue Diver Course is where you learn to take responsibility, identify and avoid problems before they happen, while learning the essential skills needed to handle in and underwater emergencies. Combined with the Emergency First Response Course, you will have all the skills needed to be rescue ready.

It's the hardest of all the recreational courses, but also the most fun and rewarding.


  • Minimum 12 years old

  • Completed PADI Advanced Open Water Diver certification (or equivalent)

  • Valid & up-to-date Emergency First Response Training (or equivalent)

  • "PADI Continued Education" Form


  • Learning Materials

  • Certification

  • Equipment rental (If needed)

Scheduling (4-Day Course):

  • Day 1: Classroom (+ Emergency First Response)

  • Day 2: Confined Session

  • Day 3: Open Water Skills

  • Day 4: Open Water Scenarios

Certification Upon Completion:

Ages 12-14:

  • PADI Junior Rescue Diver

  • Max. Depth 21m

Ages 15 & above:

  • PADI Rescue Diver

  • Max Depth 30m

*For safety we limit our training groups to a maximum of 4 students per instructor.

**For safety please remember you cannot fly for a minimum of 18hrs after diving.