RNLI Diver Sea Survival Course

This course has been designed by the RNLI in conjunction with all the main training agencies plus the HSE, MOD and the Coastguard.  The purpose is to cover knowledge and skills so divers are more prepared and skilled to dive in the UK environment.

it is great preparation for diving off the Norfolk coast and elsewhere around the UK coastline and is a good reminder of key safety procedures aswell as  introducing new skills.

 

What Will You Learn?

The course covers:

  • pre dive planning (site conditions, tides and appropriate entry and exit points)

  • reinforcing buddy procedures and additional considerations when diving in low visibiity

  • ensuring equipment is suitable for the local environment

  • appropriate emergency equipment (oxygen and first aid kit plus audible and visual emergency equipment to alert RNLI)

  • using surface marker buoys

  • effective emergency surface positions to maintain position, diver contact and warmth (group huddle, contact with a stationary object and crouch position)

Knowledge Development

You can download the FREE course materials from the RNLI website.

 

A classroom session with a qualified PADI Instructor will ensure that you fully understand the information. 
 

Course Pre-requisites

  • As long as you are a PADI Open Water Diver (or equivalent) you can begin this Speciality Diver course.

  • You must be a minimum of 12 years old.
     

Open Water Dives

There are 2 Open Water qualifying dives, usually completed over 2 days due to tide conditions and times.
 

What's Included?

  • Course materials

  • PADI Certification fee

  • Full equipment hire 

  • Theory session and 2 open water dives
     

How Much Does It Cost?

£175 

 

 

Call 01603 485000 or click the 'Contact Us' button to find out about dates and availability.

 

Don't miss out! Secure your place now with just £65 deposit. We'll then contact you to arrange a suitable time for you to begin your training!