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El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingPerfect Buoyancy
Friday June 2nd, 2017
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingTry SCUBA Diving!
Saturday June 3rd, 2017
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingGroup Pool Refresher
Saturday June 3rd, 2017
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingSnorkel Diver
Monday June 5th, 2017
One Week Format
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingNavigation Diver
Thursday June 8th, 2017
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingSSI Extended Range
Tuesday June 13th, 2017
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingReAct Right
Monday June 19th, 2017
El Mar Diving Center Scuba TrainingEnriched Air Nitrox
Wednesday June 21st, 2017
DiveAssure, diving insurance you can count on.

"Be prepared for those unexpected emergencies."

Stress and Rescue Diver Training with El Mar Diving CenterStress & Rescue Diver

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.

Stress & Rescue Diver is about avoiding, recognizing and solving problems on the surface and under water. The course is taught over 3 days (One Classroom, One Pool & One Lake Day) 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 certificate.

Stress & Rescue Diver Specialty Course

  • What Is Stress?
  • Stress In Diving:Causes And Prevention
  • Detecting And Dealing With Stress
  • Accident Management
  • Skills Needed To Deal With Panic And Rescues
  • Conditions That Complicate Rescues

The primary goal of El Mar Diving Centers Specialty courses, is to teach you important skills in a fun environment. All courses are taught using home study, short academic sessions, and in-water training.

Course Fee: $289.00


  • Classroom Session
  • Pool Session
  • Open Water Session (additional fees may apply)


  • Instructor Fee
  • Certification Card

Required Equipment

  • Stress & Rescue Specialty Kit w/ DVD
  • Total Diving System
  • Pocket Mask
  • Tanks & Weights

Course Dates

Classroom, 6pm - 10pm Pool, 6pm - 10pm Local Dives
Thursday, June 22nd, 2017 Friday, June 23rd, 2017 Saturday, June 24th, 2017

Combine other specialties while taking the Stress & Rescue Diver course! Navigation Diver or Search and Recovery Diver are great add ons. The possibilities are limitless!

Continue the Adventure with Specialty Diver, your next step in exploring the underwater world.

Stop by El Mar Diving Center, or call (480) 833-2971 for more information.