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Ocean Frontiers Diving & Snorkeling Adventures in the Cayman Islands

PADI Rescue Diver Certification Course in the Cayman Islands

PADI Rescue Diver Certification Course in the Cayman Islands
Ever been in a stressful diving situation and unsure what to do? This course equips you to identify risks, handle emergencies, and become the dive buddy everyone wants. Pursue safety first awareness.

Trips Per Diver

Challenging and yet equally rewarding best describes the PADI Rescue Diver course. This course will expand your knowledge and experience level as you learn to look beyond your buoyancy skills and air consumption and start to consider the safety and well being of other divers. Many divers say this is the best course they have ever taken as they learn what it takes to have a leadership role in scuba diving.

The PADI Rescue Diver course will prepare you in ways to identify, react and solve problems underwater that you are your buddy may face. We offer a premium service to all our student divers by including the eLearning in our course price so there's less steps for you and more free-time spent learning and having fun. The course paperwork will also be sent ahead of your arrival to be filled out online to ensure there are no unexpected delays to the start of your course with us.

Rescue Diver Training includes

  • Self-rescue and identifying diver stress
  • Emergency management and equipment
  • Panicked scuba diver response
  • In-water rescue breathing protocols
  • Diver Exit techniques
  • Dive accident scenarios


  • Advanced Scuba Certification
  • 12 years or older
  • First Aid certification within 24 months
  • Medically fit to scuba dive (review Medical Questionnaire here)
  • Note: All course paperwork will be sent via email to be filled out online before the start date.

Course Cost and Breakdown per person

  • PADI Rescue Diver premium course = US$ 723
    • Includes Training Fees, Gear Rental and 2 Boat Dives (US$ 499)
    • Includes PADI eLearning & Certification eCard (US$ 224)
    • Includes PADI Mobile App digital logbook
  • Independent Online Study commitment: 8 - 12 hours
  • 2 Full days of scuba training at Ocean Frontiers

What’s Not Included

  • First Aid Certification (we offer a separate CPR Course here)
  • Gratuities


The Ocean Frontiers Difference

Reader's Choice - Caribbeans Best Dive Operator

First Class Newton Dive Boats & Training Dive Pool

Highest Quality Rental Equipment


Frequently Asked Questions

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How do I get started with PADI eLearning?

Once you have booked and paid for your PADI course with us, we will send you a student registration Google Form to fill out with the necessary information we need to assign the PADI eLearning to each student that has signed up with you. This includes a unique email address per student, birthdate and legal names. You will then receive 2 emails directly from PADI. 1) is to create a PADI account and start the eLearning course 2) is the course paperwork including the Diver Medical which needs to be filled out before arriving. 

How long do you have to complete the eLearning course?

You have lifetime access to the eLearning content, however the quizzes, exam and practical training all need to be completed within one year to meet the standards of a PADI course.

How do you document that you've completed the eLearning segment?

Once you finish the eLearning portion of the course, the Ocean Frontiers Dive Center is notified that you have completed it and that you are ready for the practical phase of the program.

I already bought the PADI eLearning, do I have to pay full price for the course with Ocean Frontiers?

No, you do not. Feel free to contact in respect to this and they will tailor a course package for you.