PADI Junior Rescue Diver

Why Take the PADI Junior Rescue Diver course?

“Challenging” and “rewarding” best describe the PADI Junior Rescue Diver course. Building upon what you’ve already learned, this course expands on what you already know about how to prevent problems, and how to manage them if they occur. Be able to look after yourself, be more confident and in control.


Mercer Lake Redhill, near M25 Gatwick turning.

Course Price

Rescue Diver = £345

Rescue Diver + EFR = £470

Special Offer

Book your Junior Rescue Diver course today and get 50% off the Junior Divemaster course if you book at the same time. Price does not include Divemaster e-learning.

What You Learn

  • Self rescue
  • Recognizing and managing stress in other divers
  • Emergency management and equipment
  • Rescuing panicked divers
  • Rescuing unresponsive divers

The Scuba Gear You Use

You use all your basic scuba gear with the option to use a dry suit

The Learning Materials You Need

The PADI Rescue Diver online manual includes all information required to complete the PADI Rescue Diver course. You’ll learn how to think like a rescue diver and preview skills you’ll practice with your PADI Instructor. This tool box of knowledge and technique will give you the expertise to handle almost any emergency situation.


To enroll in the PADI Junior Rescue Diver course, you must:

  • Between 12 and 14 years old.
  • Have a PADI Junior Advanced Open Water Diver certification (or have a qualifying certification from another organization)
  • Be trained and current for first aid and CPR within the previous two years (ask your us about our Emergency First Response CPR and first aid courses)

The Fun Part

The fun part about this course is rising to challenges and mastering the skills that enable you to assist others should the need arise and prevent problems from occuring. Most customers tell us this is the hardest yet most fun and rewarding course they take.

Your Next Adventure

After completing EFR and the PADI Junior Rescue Diver course, you should take the PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider course. Together, these three courses round out your ability to handle scuba diver emergencies.