The purpose of the PADI RNLI Diver Sea Survival Specialty Diver Course is to cover the knowledge and skills to enable divers to be better prepared and skilled to dive in the UK environment. The goals of RNLI Diver Sea Survival training are:
A. Pre-dive planning. (site conditions, tides and appropriate exit and entry points)
B. Reinforce buddy procedures and additional considerations when diving in low visibility.
C. Diving equipment checks appropriate for local environment. (including inspection for wear and tear and servicing requirements)
D. Appropriate emergency equipment orientation (location of emergency oxygen and first aid kit, emergency equipment to alert RNLI – visual and audible)
E. Practice diving with a surface marker buoy and deployment of delayed surface marker buoys.
F. Demonstrate effective emergency surface positions to maintain position, diver contact and warmth. (group huddle, contact with a stationary object and crouch position)
Prerequisite qualifying courses
By the start of the course, a diver must be:
1. Certified as a PADI Open Water Diver or have a qualifying certification from another training organization. In this case, a qualifying certification is defined as proof of entry-level scuba certification with a minimum of four open water training dives.
2. Be at least 12 years old.
£75 per person
certification counts towards Master Scuba Diver and MSD application
How to book
Call 01489 581755 0r email firstname.lastname@example.org to book on the course today.