Rescue Diver Course on Koh Lanta island with Go Dive Lanta, Krabi, Thailand
The Rescue Diver Course Experience :
The Rescue Diver Course
Stress is a major contributor to rescue situations and diving accidents. Through this course you will learn accident prevention, as well as how to handle problem situations if they occur.
"Be prepared for those unexpected emergencies."
The program is about avoiding, recognizing and solving problems on the surface and underwater.
The course runs two - three days in which you will participate in academic and in-water sessions in the pool and in the open water. As a prerequisite for certification you need to have a valid CPR, First Aid & Oxygen Provider certificate.
We offer FREE Online Training - with Digital Learning, you can study at your convenience anytime or anywhere. With the advancement of digital learning, and you can start learning right away.
Online Training gives you the background information you need to dive safely and allows you to study at your own pace through an interactive computer-based program.
Please Sign up for Online Training program so we can give you access to the online theory as soon as you book your course with Go Dive Lanta.
Before book Rescue Diver Course
To enroll in a Rescue Diver course or Rescue Diver Course PLUS
You must be 12 years old or older.
Have a Open Water Diver certification (or equivalent certification)
Be trained and current for first aid and CPR within the previous two years.
If you not taking Emergency Training yet recommend to taking Emergency Training + Rescue Diver Course Package
Please complete the following forms :
Please check the health requirements for this course.
Please Remember :
Taking Rescue Diver Course or Rescue Diver Course PLUS
You will need to stay on Koh Lanta at least 4 Days 3 Nights. Please find your accommodation here.
How to getting to Koh Lanta?
If you need transfer service please find more detail about transfer here.
What do I need to bring with me at Swimming pool / Beach / On the Boat?
Diving & Snorkel gear if you have this already
At the pool / beach some money for lunch
On the boat some money for tips
If you need to Flying after diving
for Recreational Diving please find more information here.
What you will learn in Rescue Diver Course?
COURSE CONTENTS :
What Is Stress?
Stress In Diving : Causes And Prevention
Detecting And Dealing With Stress
Skills Needed To Deal With Panic And Rescues
Conditions That Complicate Rescues
Training Materials and Online Training program are designed so that you can learn the academics at your own pace when it is convenient for you. You can complete the academics online when you sign up for Online Training program, and then attend review sessions with our Dive Center.
Rates are inclusive of :
All your training
Professional instruction fee
Rescue Diver online training
Guaranteed small class of ratio 4:1
Maximum 4 students to 1 instructor
Diving equipment rental
Weights & Belt
Group insurance cover 1,000,000 THB
Round transfer Hotels on Koh Lanta/Dive Shop
On The Big Boat
Lunch (Thai food buffet)
Coffee & Tea
Rates are Exclusive of :
Additional cost for Diving Insurance 250 THB/day
Optional 3rd Dives 1,000 THB/person
Rental Dive Computer 300 THB/day
Rental Nitrox Tank 300 THB/tank
Rental 15L Tank 200 THB/tank
Rental DIN adapter 150 THB/day
Rental Diving Torch Rental 200 THB/day
National Marine Park Fee :
The National Marine Park Fee will be added to your bill and is payable on or before the day of the trip. If your trips are not within the National Marine Park then you do not need to pay the Fee.
Rescue Diver Course itinerary
Arrival Day : Sign up, Try diving equipment at Go Dive Shop 1 day before start course.
1st Training Day at Swimming Pool or Beach :
08:00 - 08:45 AM. Pick up from your Hotels & Resorts
09:00 AM Knowledge development (Theory) Reviewing knowledge review with your instructor.
10:00 AM - 03:00 PM Rescue Training.
2nd Training Day on the Big Boat : Local Day Trip
06:45 - 07:45 AM. Pick up from your Hotels & Resorts
08:00 AM. Departure from Go Dive Lanta Jetty
08:15 AM. Welcome on board, Boat briefing
08:30 AM. Breakfast
09:00 AM. Dive Briefing
10:00 AM. Dive 1st (Final Scenerios Dive 1)
11:00 AM. Tea & Coffee, Tropical Fruit, Dive Briefing
12:15 AM. Dive 2nd (Final Scenerios Dive 2)
01:15 PM. Lunch, Dive Briefing
02:30 PM. Dive 3rd (Optional)
03:30 PM. Tea & Coffee, Tropical Fruit
05:30 PM. Boat arrive to Go Dive Lanta Jetty
If making 2 dives the boat will be back around 03:30 - 04:00 PM
Dive Trips suitable for this course :
** All itineraries & schedules are weather permitting, sea conditions, currents, tide, minimum numbers and may change without prior notice as the instructors see fit.
*** Rates are only valid for bookings paid via internet!.
Next Step >>
The fun doesn't need to stop there! With just a little more training, you can go even further - Enriched Air Nitrox Diver / Divemaster Course
In the relaxed and stress free environment of our swimming pool you will practice 10 exercises from Tired diver on the surface to salvage operations from swimming pool or shore for non responding divers.
OPEN WATER SESSIONS :
The four required rescue scenarios are conducted in conjunction with our boat, Here we will summarize everything you have learn during the days in the classroom and swimming pool. We will try to make it look as realistic as possible so that you can demonstrate your readiness and awareness as a Rescue Diver.
During your course you will participate in 2 training dives which will last 40-60 minutes each.
you will apply the skills, combined with a guided tour to explore Koh Lanta's tropical reefs. Your instructor will show you a huge variety of tropical coral and fish. Clown fish, barracudas, lion fish, trumpet fish, groupers and many other marine creatures will greet you in their world.
SAFETY & FUN :
Your experienced buddy and instructor understands your problems as a beginner and will be there to assist you whilst under water.