Rescue diver course on the MV Smiling Seahorse
Diving is an adventurous activity, and with it comes some risk.
The most common causes of dive related injuries are due to lack of awareness regarding the air management, dive conditions, sea life behavior and about the diver’s abilities themselves.
Do you have the proper training for this up-coming dive?
The Smiling Seahorse Dive Centre is a small company, family size, which allows us to be very focused on every steps in the way to your dive safety education.
Starting with the First Emergency Responder course, primary and secondary care, you will learn the proper procedures to assist and rescue (CPR&AED) your friends and family members even people you may not know…
Why take the Dive Safety Training course with The Smiling Seahorse?
- Small groups: Maximum of 4 students per class but usually a one on one training
- Fun: combined with our diving live aboard trip, the training is a lot more fun
- Personalized training: we take our time and train you at your own pace
- Realistic scenarios to make it more interesting
- Great instructors: friendly and experienced
- Training in French and English
- Great diving: get to dive some of the best dive sites in the world
Rescue diver course:
Rescue Diver combines Emergency first responder course with diving related rescue technics to spot foreseeable problems and master rescue technics underwater and at the surface.
The main objective of this course is to be able to identify and manage stress for yourself first then to your dive buddies before it get out of control leading to panic. Given that you would have had to take the Emergency First Responder course, you will be able to apply your rescuer skills to the diving environment such as in water rescue breathing procedures and so much more…
Rated as the most rewarding PADI diving course it is also a lot of fun!
7000 THB for a Rescue diver course taken on board one of our dive cruises.
Prerequisites: It is necessary to have an EFR certification (or equivalent) to enrol for PADI Rescue Diver course; you can pass the EFR course at the same time or provide a valid certification card (less than 2 years) you can take a CPR/ first aid class with your fire station or hospital back home for exemple.
Logisitic: you'll need a day at the pool before departure
Emergency First Responder course:
Starting with the theory, you then learn the technics to assist other persons in case of an emergency arises.
With the primary care and secondary care you will learn to monitor the life line, breathing, pulse, bleeding, spinal injuries, shocks…
You will be the first person able to assist any injured person waiting for the local emergency services to arrive.
The Smiling Seahorse gives the choice to take the EFR course for adults and / or for infants and children.
EFR Course needs to be done on the land before leaving for the cruise or onboard. It can be done at the same time than Rescue course or separately.
Logistic: you will need one morning in Ranong for this course.