STRESS & RESCUE

Diver Stress & Rescue

Congratulations! If you are looking to become a Rescue Diver you made a life-changing decision because now you are not only concerned about your own safety, which is a must, but also started to think about prevention of any dive accident for others, or even rescuing those unfortunate ones who did not pay much attention to their own safety. This course is arguably the most challenging but also the most rewarding course anyone can take.  Stress is a major contributor to rescue situations and diving accidents. Through this course you will learn accident prevention, as well as how to handle problem situations if they occur. The program is about avoiding, recognizing and solving problems on the surface and underwater. You will be thrown different scenarios at and required to take the best course of actions, you will be challenged and very proud having completed this course.

As a prerequisite you need to have a valid CPR & First Aid certificate. The course fee is $370

Course contents includes:

  • What Is Stress?
  • Stress In Diving – Causes And Prevention
  • Detecting And Dealing With Stress
  • Accident Management
  • Skills Needed To Deal With Panic And Rescues
  • Conditions That Complicate Rescues