Rescue Course Information

Price: $599 includes classroom and pool sessions, open water dives and learning materials. Does not include Dutch Springs park entry fees, transportation, lodging or gear. Please ask us about gear rental as we have a gear rental weekend package price.

Once you are 15 years of age and a certified scuba diver, you can expand your diving knowledge with a NAUI Rescue Scuba Diver course. Learn how to manage risks and effectively handle limited in-water problems and diving emergencies, how to assist and transport divers, and how to perform surface rescues and rescues from depth involving both boat and shore based skin and scuba divers.

Scuba divers describe the 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. Plus, the course is just fun – it’s serious, but still allows for lots of laughter in between the focused learning.

 

CPR and First Aid certifications are required to complete this course. Your Rescue Scuba Diver training moves you on your pathway to becoming a Leader as this is a required course for leadership in any training agency,

 

The Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through classroom sessions and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills.

 

Topics include:

  • Self rescue

  • Recognizing and managing stress in other divers

  • Emergency management and equipment

  • Rescuing panicked divers

  • Rescuing unresponsive divers

Schedule:

Please call 203.883.1235, option 1

Rescue Diver

Oceanblue Dive
108 Bedford Street

Stamford, CT, 06901

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