Stress and Rescue

Stress is a major contributor to rescue situations and diving accidents. Through this course you will learn accident prevention, as well as how to handle problem situations if they occur.
 

The program is about avoiding, recognizing and solving problems on the surface and under water. The course runs two - four days in which you will participate in academic and in-water sessions in the pool and in the open water. 


As a requisite for certification you need to have a valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Automatic Electronic Defibrillator (AED) and O2 Provider certifications .
 

DIVER STRESS & RESCUE SPECIALTY COURSE Content: 

  • What Is Stress? 
  • Stress In Diving:Causes And Prevention 
  • Detecting And Dealing With Stress 
  • Accident Management 
  • Skills Needed To Deal With Panic And Rescues
  • Conditions That Complicate Rescues             

The primary goal of any SSI Specialty course is to teach you important skills in a fun environment. All courses are taught using home study, short academic sessions, and in-water training.


To complete the course you must have a valid Basic Life Support (BLS) Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), Automatic Electronic Defibrillator (AED) and O2 Provider certifications


Course cost: $175.00


Minimum Age:

  • 12 Years Old

Course Materials Needed:

· Digital Material/Course Book

· Wreck or Finger Reel 

· Compass

· Safety Marker Buoy


Training Sessions:

· Classroom -2 

· Pool - 2

· Open Water Dives – 3


* BLS,CPR, AED and O2 Provider are additional classes at an additional cost.