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What does it cover?
PADI Rescue Diver Course Online content is broken down into 5 easy-to-learn sections after an introduction. The course covers a wide range of topics including, The Psychology of Rescue, Recognizing Diver Stress, Accident Management, Assisting Responsive and Unresponsive Divers at the Surface and Underwater, Equipment Problems, Oxygen Delivery Systems, Missing Diver Procedures, Responding to Diver Emergencies and Inwater Rescue Breathing.

 

Who can benefit from completing the course?
The course is designed for anyone who wants to learn how to prevent, and if necessary, manage dive emergencies. The course broadens a diver’s awareness and improves their skills and confidence. Most certified PADI Rescue Divers look back on their rescue training as one of the most challenging – sometimes demanding – and therefore most rewarding courses they’ve taken. The subject is serious but the training is fun.

 

 

How does it work?
After enrolling, PADI’s eLearning� system presents you with interactive presentations that include videos, audio, graphics and reading. Short quizzes let you check understanding of the presented information before moving on. This lets you go through the program efficiently and at your own pace. End-of-section exams verify your mastery of the entire topic and are automatically scored.

 

What else is required to complete the course?
After completing the online portion of the PADI Rescue Diver Course you’ll visit Diving Express to complete your training. You’ll take a short eLearning Quick Review to confirm your understanding of safety-related material from the course. Then, you’ll complete the inwater training portion of the course with Diving Express. Your instructor will have you complete ten rescue exercises in open water, either with or without initial skills practice in confined water. Finally, you participate in two Rescue Diver Scenarios in open water.

 

How long do you have to complete the eLearning course?
The eLearning course will be available for one year from the time of course registration.

 

What is the minimum amount of time it will take to complete this eLearning program?
The PADI Rescue Diver Course online will take approximately 10 – 12 hours to complete.

 

What will you learn?

With PADI:

– Online Theory: Cover 5 Knowledge Reviews and videos, Quizzes, Exam.

With Diving Express:

– 10 exercises and 2 scenarios over 2 days on the boat.

Included:

– All equipment rental and inwater training during the course

 

Course Schedule:

Please contact us for details at 2724 1322 or ask@divingexpress.com

 

Entry requirements:

  • Age 12 or above
  • (Junior) Advanced Open Water Diver or (Junior) Adventure Diver with Underwater Navigation adventure dive.
  • EFR (primary and secondary care) within 24 months or equivalent.
  • Physically fit for scuba diving

Course fee: HK$3,000

(Online eLearning portion is arranged and paid by student to PADI directly.)

 

Why Diving Express?

Diving Express is a PADI Career Development Center (CDC).  This classification is awarded to PADI Five Star Instructor Development Centers that dedicate their businesses to professional development for dive instructors. These dive shops meet the highest requirements for training PADI Professionals and offer career-oriented programs to prepare scuba diving professionals for employment in the dive industry, as well as offer job placement assistance for program graduates.

We have our own training facility such as indoor training pool, diving boats, and classrooms.  Our dive center includes travel consultant team, equipment and underwater photography sales team, dive training team.  (Our dive training team has 3 Course Directors, several Master Instructors and IDC Staff Instructors, professional Divemasters.)