Scuba Rescue Diver




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The NAUI motto is “Dive Safety through Education,” and the Rescue Scuba Diver course will increase your safety skills from what you already learned as a NAUI Scuba Diver. The Rescue Scuba Diver course is designed to equip certified divers with additional self-rescue skills and to enable them to effectively intervene if their dive buddy experiences problems while diving.
What You Will Learn
Learn how to manage risks and effectively handle limited in-water problems and diving emergencies, how to assist and transport divers, and how to perform surface rescues and rescues from depth involving both boat and shore based skin and scuba divers.
How Do You Get Started?
Once you are 15 years of age and a certified scuba diver, you can expand your diving knowledge with a Rescue Scuba Diver course. CPR and First Aid certifications are required to complete this course. Find a NAUI Dive Center or Instructor near you by visiting the Dive Center Locator.
What's Next?
Your Rescue Scuba Diver training moves you on your pathway to an exciting career as a NAUI Leader: Skin Diving Instructor, Assistant Instructor, Divemaster, and finally a NAUI Instructor; or gain even more rescue skills with the NAUI Advanced Rescue Scuba course.