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Important information about the Diver Stress and Rescue Course
The Stress and Rescue course will increase your ability to spot problems quickly, also teach you how to act in stressful situations. So that if an emergency happened you would know what to do.
Learn how to prevent & deal with different situations including:
- Self-rescue techniques. Helping you to deal with typical diving problems better, increasing your self confidence in your diving ability & making you a better buddy.
- Dealing with tired or panicked divers at the surface & underwater. Recognising & managing stress in other divers.
- Emergency management & equipment.
- Rescuing unresponsive divers.
- Search patterns for missing divers.
Once you are comfortable performing the different exercises your SSI instructor will take you through 3 rescue scenarios. Throughout the scenarios you will use your new skills to find your “missing” buddy!
From 15 years old you can complete the SSI Diver Stress and Rescue Program
Good general health, if you can answer no to all the points on this medical that’s perfect! If you can answer a yes on page 1 you will need to complete page 2 and 3 as well.
Learn to dive in small groups so that you can develop excellent diving skills and maximising your fun in a friendly and safe environment.
Discounts for 2 more people
Questions about the SSI Stress and Rescue Speciality Course
Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, handle diving emergencies. During the exercises you will cover:
Self-rescue and diver stress
Emergency oxygen supply systems
Rescue techniques with and without swimming
Equipment and emergency management
Diver response in panic
Lost diver procedures
Bringing an Unconscious Diver to the Surface
Water rescue breathing protocols
First aid procedures for pressure-related accidents
Diving accident scenarios
Once you are comfortable doing all of these exercises, we will put it together and complete 3 training scenarios.
You can complete the Stress and Rescue Diver course in as quick as 2 days.
Included in our SSI Stress and Rescue course is:
SSI Digital Student Materials
Full equipment rental
3 confined water dives and 3 open water dives
Free dive after the course!
Full instruction from your SSI certified instructor
SSI digital certification card
Small class sizes
SSI Stress and Rescue Diploma
Change of clothes for afterwards
SSI Open Water card or equivalent
Proof of CPR and First Aid training from the last 24 months (unless you are completing the React Right course with us)
Diving insurance (including Personal accident and search and recovery)
Yes, you must show us that the insurance that covers you for diving is covered. It should include personal accident and search and recovery. If you don’t have any, we can arrange it with DAN Europe to:
6€ per day
11€ for 2 days
15€ per week
35€ per year