Rescue Diver

Challenging and rewarding best describes the Rescue Diver Course.

WHO: 15 years or older (12 with a Junior Open Water Diver certification)

PREREQUISITE: Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water Diver certifications,

current CPR/1st Aid. Can be added to rescue course at an additional fee.

WHAT: This course will expand your knowledge and experience level. Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of other divers. Although this course is challenging, it is a rewarding way to build your confidence. Rescue Diver training will prepare you to prevent problems and, if necessary, manage dive emergencies. Many divers say this is the best course they’ve ever taken.

The Rescue Diver course covers:

  • Self-rescue and diver stress
  • Emergency management and equipment
  • Panicked diver response
  • In-water rescue breathing protocols
  • Egress (exits)
  • Dive accident scenarios


  • April 13th Classroom 6 – 9 pm
  • April 17th Pool Plymouth
  • May 15th & 16th Open water dives – France Park


  • June 11th Classroom 6 – 9 pm
  • June 19th Pool Plymouth
  • June 26th & 27th Open water dives- Gilboa Quarry


  • August 13th Classroom 6-9pm
  • August 21th Pool Plymouth
  • August 28th & 29th Open water dives- Gilboa Quarry


  • October 8th   Classroom 6 – 9 pm
  • October 16th Pool Plymouth
  • October 23rd & 24th Open Water dives – Gilboa Quarry


  • Class Fee: $320 includes online book Register online here:Rescue Diver Registration
  • Students must purchase: Mask, fins, snorkel, boots, slate, whistle, safety sausage and log book. You may rent complete scuba equipment including compass.
  • Additional costs: Rental equipment, air fills, charter fees, park admission and parking fees.
  • Just Add H2O provides: All safety equipment including first aid kit, emergency oxygen and dive flag & float as required.