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Duration: 2, 5 days

Price: R5670/pp

Price: $408/pp

Price: £323/pp

Price: €363/pp



Rescue divers learn to look beyond themselves to consider the safety and well-being of other divers, that’s why this course goes hand-in-hand with the EFR course which teaches you how to deal with life threatening and non-life threatening emergencies.

Course Details

Day 1 - Meet at the dive shop at 8.30am to complete paperwork and review the EFR theory with the instructor. There is a multiple choice exam at the end of the course as well as a practical session followed by scenarios and once the course is completed it is valid for 2 years. Complete Rescue diver paperwork and review the theory with your instructor as well as a final exam administered. Day 2 – 2.5 - After trying on your scuba equipment you will head off to the pool for an orientation and are introduced to the essential skills of a rescue. You then head off for the open water where you further skills and then manage various accident scenarios. Back at the shop each day around 15h30.

Prerequisites & Minimum Age

You must be 10 years old or older. You need adequate swimming skills. Be in good physical health. No prior experience with scuba diving is required.

Group size

Maximum of 4 students per instructor

Course Times

08h30 (Meet at the shop)


Full tuition by an internationally certified PADI instructor. EFR theory & scenarios. Confined water (swimming pool) sessions. Open water dives / scenarios . MPA (Marine Protected Areas) permit. Full equipment use. Air fills. Registration with PADI International Limited. EFR & Rescue manuals. Transfers with any tour booked online or by phone within 5km radius of CBD. (Min: 2 Pax).


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Booking Summary - EFR & PADI Rescue Diver Course Combo

Number of seats: ONE   R5670   $408 |   €363 |   £323 |

Total R5670

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