SSI Diver Stress and Rescue

SSI Diver Stress and Rescue

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One of the most rewarding courses a diver can take is the Stress and Rescue Diver course. This course gives you valuable hands-on experience in emergency management. You’ll learn to perform diver assists and rescues, manage dive accident situations and render first aid.

Having the ability to respond to incidents not only makes you more confident in the water but also a more valuable buddy. The course covers these aspects of rescue in detail.

  • What is Diver Stress
  • Causes and prevention
  • Detecting and dealing with stress
  • Accident Management
  • Rescue Skills
  • Conditions that complicate rescues
  • These are the skills that can make all the difference in the unlikely event of an underwater emergency. Although challenging, many divers say this is the best course they've ever undertaken.

    The course is usually run over a weekend, with prior eLearning to be completed there is a theory session both days to be conducted in the morning before heading up our local dive sites for our practical skills.

    Minimum Age:12
    Certification Prerequisites:Have proof of a valid First Aid and CPR qualification within the last two years, An O2 certification is recommended.
    Academic Sessions:1
    Pool/Confined Water Sessions:3
    Open Water Dives:3
    Maximum Training Depth:40 meters / 130 feet
    Suggested Duration:10 - 15 hours

    Please refer to the SSI Training Standards for more detailed information