• ​​​You must to be at least 12 years old

  • You need to be a PADI Advanced Open Water diver or equivalent (See our FAQs)

Course Costs:

  • ​​​Rescue: R3950 per person (A valid First Aid Qualification is required for certification)

  • EFR: R1500 per person


Included in the package:

  • PADI crew pack containing:  Rescue Manual, Rescue DVD, Pocket Mask, Emergency management slate.

  • ​​​Rental of all equipment for the duration of the course.​

  • MPA Dive Permit

  • Tuition & dives

Bring along:

  • ​​​Swimsuit and Towel

  • Refreshments, Snacks

  • Sunscreen

Best described as both challenging and rewarding, the PADI Rescue Diver course is intense while still being loads of fun. Building on past knowledge, this course expands on diver problem identification and management as well as the all important prevention. You will learn techniques for assisting and rescuing divers in distress as well as for emergency and stress management.

Course Overview:

The Rescue Diver course has three sections:

  1. Knowledge Development - either Home Study or online via E-learning
  2. Rescue Exercises - developing and learning various techniques 
  3. Rescue Scenarios - to practice and review your skills

This course is easily completed in two days.

PADI Rescue Diver