PADI Rescue Diver

The PADI Rescue Diver course is serious fun!  Learn techniques to avoid and manage problems underwater and become a better dive buddy while you are at it! PADI eLearning allows you to do all the theory online before you start your practical training in your own time – fully preparing you for the fun stuff. 

Most students adore this course and claim it is the most fun they have ever had while learning.  The subject may be a serious one, but trust us – we will grow your confidence underwater and make you a dive buddy that people fight over!

Takes just 2 days!


Who should do this course?

  • Those who already possess the PADI Advanced Open Water Course or equivalent from alternate diving organizations. 
  • Those who already possess the PADI Emergency First Response Course within the last 24 months


  • Those who already possess a PADI recognized first aid course with in the last 24 months (ie Saint John’s Ambulance)
  • 12 Years old and over
  • Must be able to swim
  • Good Medical Health (see medical statement)

What does it involve?

The PADI Rescue Diver course will prepare you to deal with a multitude of potential dive emergencies, from the minor to the major.

Techniques include:

  • Self-rescue
  • Recognition and management of diver stress in others
  • Emergency equipment 
  • Emergency management
  • Rescuing panicking divers
  • Rescuing unresponsive divers
  • Search techniques

What can I do once certified?

  • Dive with confidence, knowing you are ready to respond to potential emergencies on all your diving adventures.
Silver Gold Platinum
Price 400€ 480€ 999€
PADI eLearning Yes Yes Yes
Scuba Monkey T-shirt -- Yes Yes
Photos -- Yes Yes
Edited Video -- -- Yes
Max 2 Students -- Yes Yes
Private Course -- -- Yes
Free Guided Dive -- Yes Yes
2 Free Guided Dives -- -- Yes
Free Speciality of Your Choosing -- -- Yes
Free Emergency First Response Course -- Yes Yes
Dive @ Zenobia Wreck -- -- Yes
Deposit Charges 85€ 85€ 85€
Pick Up From Hotel No Yes Yes
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What's your reaction?

What Our Customers Say

“Professional, knowledgeable and fun. Both myself and my son did our PADI Open Water Course and loved it so much we immediately signed up for the PADI Advanced Open Water Course. I can’t recommend the Scuba Monkey Team highly enough!”

Jacquie Cornell, Windsor, UK

“I have spent many hours getting my Vitamin Sea with Alex and her awesome staff at Scuba Monkey, she is an extremely friendly and knowledgeable instructor who also likes to have lots of fun.
Patient, professional and genuine with a comforting demeanour and I would have no hesitation in recommending Scuba Monkey for all divers from absolute beginner through to experienced professional.”

Jay Priestley, Nottingham, UK

“Spending time in Cyprus means spending time with Alex and her amazing team. The diving is brilliant while learning and exploring new things. I always have a lot of fun! It’s always the highlight of my summer holidays!”

Joe Loizides, Aged 15