Diver Stress & Rescue

DIVER STRESS & RESCUE

Learn to Assist in a Dive Emergency

Quick Info

  • Duration 3 Days
  • From Age 10+

Learn to Assist Other Divers in an Emergency

The SSI Diver Stress and Rescue course is where you learn to respond to diver emergencies from a stressed out panicked diver to unresponsive divers in life-threatening situations.

When we dive a massively useful skill to have to be be able to calm buddies down if they are stressed and to be of use during the unlikely event of a dive emergency situation. You will also find out that your awareness as a diver is massively increased following the course and you pay attention to your environment and safety considerations a lot more.
Many divers cite the Rescue course as the most rewarding program they have done.

The course is broken down into three segments, the knowledge development, confined water (in a swimming pool) training and open water dives.
DURATION- 3 Days (See Timeline options below)
FOR: Open Water Divers and above
MINIMUM AGE- 10,
REQUIREMENTS- Able to Swim, Complete Diver Medical
Completing the knowledge development section, starts before you begin the course and requires you to complete the SSI Online learning for the Diver Stress & Rescue Course. This can be accessed via the app or via the SSI website.

SSI's cutting-edge digital learning leads the world in diver education and enables you to complete the knowledge development in the comfort of your own home. You can take notes in the app to discuss with your SSI Instructor any concepts which you don't understand. Assessment of learning is done via quick reviews at the end of every section in the online learning, which you must get correct to proceed so its sure you understand.

Your SSI Instructor will get you to work through each rescue skill, step by step. You will start from basic skills working your way up to putting all skills together in full scenarios. This is done in the confined water environment to give you optimal conditions to learn, before you go out into real world rescue conditions.
On days 2-3 you will be putting what you have learned in the pool into practice. Your SSI Instructor and assistants will put together surface and underwater scenarios for you to demonstrate your rescue skills. Such scenarios include, missing diver, surfacing unresponsive diver, panicked diver underwater and surface, rescue breathing and CPR and managing a rescue. Once you have completed all the performance requirements you will be certified as an SSI Diver Stress and Rescue Diver

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Standard

$420

Includes

  • Complete SSI Online Learning on SSI Website
  • Review knowledge with Instructor
  • Pool Training
  • Rescue Dives and Scenarios in the Indian Ocean
  • SSI Certification recognised Worldwide
  • Equipment Rental

With React Right Included

$500

Includes

  • Complete SSI Online Learning on SSI Website
  • React Right First Aid Course
  • Review knowledge with Instructor
  • Pool Training
  • Rescue Dives and Scenarios in the Indian Ocean
  • SSI Certification recognised Worldwide
  • Equipment Rental
The Way the Course is Normally Structured

TYPICAL COURSE TIMELINE

  • Day 1 and Pre Learning

    You will study the SSI Diver Stress and Rescue Online material initial sections. You will then review this with your instructor and clear up anything you don't understand.
  • Day 1- Pool Training

    Your SSI Instructor will get you to work through each rescue skill, step by step. You will start from basic skills working your way up to putting all skills together in full scenarios. This is done in the confined water environment to give you optimal conditions to learn, before you go out into real world rescue conditions.
  • Day 2-3 Open Water Rescue Scenarios- CERTIFICATION

    On days 2-3 you will be putting what you have learned in the pool into practice. Your SSI Instructor and assistants will put together surface and underwater scenarios for you to demonstrate your rescue skills. Such scenarios include, missing diver, surfacing unresponsive diver, panicked diver underwater and surface, rescue breathing and CPR and managing a rescue. Once you have completed all the performance requirements you will be certified as an SSI Diver Stress and Rescue Diver.

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