OUT 204 Rescue Diver

2 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture/Lab Combination)

Prerequisite: OUT 203

Introduces the student to being able to help others in a rescue scenario. Teaches the student how to recognize problems at all stages in the rescue process. The classroom sessions focus on theories including stress management. The pool sessions focus on the practical application of assisting divers in trouble. The open water sessions focus on realistic situations. This fine tunes the student’s ability to handle different situations and prepares the student for the Divemaster course.