The Rescue Diver course prepares you to deal with dive emergencies, minor and major, using a variety of techniques. Through knowledge development and rescue exercises, you learn what to look for and how to respond. During rescue scenarios, you put into practice your knowledge and skills. 

Course prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 18, 15 with parental consent
  • Provide proof of current CPR, first aid and oxygen provider (this class will be run prior to Rescue Class)
  • Provide proof of SDI Advanced Adventure Diver certification, or equivalent, or open water diver certification and 40 logged open water dives

Purchase includes: Rescue e-learning, 2 mandatory training days at Dutch Springs

Does Not Include: Gear rental ($85 weekend rental package), air fills, transportation, lodging,


Classes are non-refundable and non-transferable.  We offer a one-time transfer opportunity for scheduling challenges.  After one transfer, a $75 transfer fee will be assessed. No-Shows will be charged a $150 rescheduling fee.




Rescue Diver

Class Date
  • By now, you should have some or be considering purchasing your OWN dive equipment. Ask about our gear package deals!

  • Buy agreeing to the purchase of this class, you agree to the terms as outline in The Dive Shop's student learning agreement. Student MUST be present at ALL classroom sessions and ALL scheduled training sessions to receive certification.

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