Rescue Diver

Course Duration

2 to 3 days

Session Duration

2 to 3 hours


9AM, 12PM, 3PM (daily)


10 Exercise

From: 2,000.00 AED

About the course

This is a two or three-day diving program that arms you with ample knowledge and skills needed when dealing with an underwater emergency. The Rescue Diver course is more physically challenging compared to other programs you have taken so far but it can be twice as fulfilling as you will be able to save your own life as well as others should a diving accident occur.

Take This Course If You Want to

  • Be a better dive buddy
  • Improve your navigation skills
  • Enroll in a divemaster course

Learn How to

  • Self rescue
  • Help other divers
  • Missing diver
  • Unconscious divers ( underwater and surface)
  • Use an emergency oxygen kit



Adventure Diver/Junior Adventure Diver (or qualifying certification); EFR

Total time commitment

4-7 days

Minimum age

12 years or older



How to Earn your Scuba Diving Certification

  • Step 1: PADI E-Learning
  • Step 2: 10 exercise 2 days
  • Step 3: 2 scenario

More Info

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Dive into a new level of diving expertise and safety awareness with our PADI Rescue Diver Course. Nemo Diving Center invites you to become a guardian of the underwater realm by developing essential rescue skills that can make a life-saving difference.

Led by our experienced PADI-certified instructors, this course equips you with the knowledge and techniques to handle dive emergencies with confidence. You'll learn to assess situations, manage stress, and assist fellow divers effectively.

Through engaging classroom sessions and hands-on practical scenarios, you'll gain the tools needed to prevent and manage potential diving accidents. The PADI Rescue Diver certification signifies your commitment to safety and the well-being of your fellow divers.

Elevate your diving capabilities and embark on a journey of preparedness with Nemo Diving Center. Join us to become a skilled and confident PADI Rescue Diver who's ready to respond when it matters most.

NEMO Diving Center is proud to offer the PADI Rescue Diver course in Dubai. This comprehensive program will teach you the skills necessary to handle emergencies and become a confident rescuer. As a PADI Rescue Diver, you'll learn to look beyond yourself and consider the safety and well-being of other divers.

Our experienced instructors will guide you through the necessary water rescue training in Dubai and provide you with the knowledge and hands-on experience to confidently handle a variety of scenarios. You'll learn how to assess and respond to diving emergencies, and how to administer first aid in the aquatic environment. Additionally, you'll practice in-water rescue scenarios, and become familiar with the latest rescue techniques and equipment.

Completing the PADI Rescue Diver course will not only make you a more skilled diver, but it will also give you a greater appreciation for the importance of dive safety. By taking the course, you'll be better equipped to handle emergencies, and you'll be an asset to any dive group. So, whether you're looking to expand your diving knowledge or simply to be better prepared for emergencies, the PADI Rescue Diver course at NEMO Diving Center is a perfect choice. Book now and start your journey toward becoming a confident and capable rescuer. 

Want to share the experience or give the gift of endless adventure? You can now purchase PADI eLearning® and share it with a recipient of your choice! Whether you are purchasing the course as a gift or need to assign it to family members – it’s super easy.

  1. Once you purchase your eLearning course, you can log in to your PADI account to access the course.
  2. From your Dashboard go to Student Details and Manage Your Courses.
  3. You can then decide to Start the eLearning yourself or ‘Share the course’.
  4. To share the course, simply click on ‘Share the Course’ and enter the email address of the recipient you wish to share the course with.
  5. The recipient will receive an email to create or log in to their PADI Account to start the course.

You are required to read the e-Learning training manuals before progressing to the performance-based training. The next step will be the actual dives where our PADI-certified instructors will bring you to the open water to practice what you've read such as self-rescue, recognizing and managing the stress of other divers, rescuing panicked and unresponsive divers, and emergency management and equipment training. Your knowledge will be put to the test in rescue scenarios as you face two simulated dive emergencies where you can apply the theories you learned and skills you mastered to ensure the safety and survival of everyone.

You can begin studying the e-Learning training materials after settling your payment. Expect an email from PADI within 24 hours containing the redeem code which you can use to create your own account on the PADI website. This will give you access to the e-Learning and your exam at the end. You must pass the e-Learning segment before the end of the course.

Comfortable swimming attire and footwear
Extra set of clothes

You must read the e-Learning course before starting the dive sessions.
It usually takes 2 or 3 days to finish the course but it also depends on your performance - we want to be sure that you're confident enough when underwater.

The diving sessions don't have to be 3 consecutive days; you can take the succeeding session/s on a later date as long as it is within 6 months of the first one. Just let us know and we would be happy to arrange the sessions at a time that is convenient for you.

Scuba diving is an exciting and adventurous water sport that offers a chance to explore the beauty of the underwater world and its amazing marine life. The UAE, particularly Dubai, is one of the most popular destinations for scuba diving, attracting divers from all over the world. With its crystal clear waters and diverse marine life, scuba diving in Dubai offers a unique and unforgettable experience.

The cost of scuba diving in Dubai varies depending on the dive center you choose and the type of dive you opt for. On average, a single dive can cost anywhere from AED 200 to AED 500, with the average price for a single dive being around AED 350. This price usually includes all the necessary equipment, such as the dive tank, regulator, and wetsuit, as well as the services of a professional dive guide. At Nemo Diving Center, they offer a wide range of diving packages to suit every budget and experience level.

Diving in Dubai is an incredible experience, and the UAE is home to many dive sites teeming with amazing marine life including colorful soft and hard corals, sea turtles, stingrays, manta rays, moray eels, cuttlefish, octopus, nudibranchs, seahorses, and a plethora of fish species. It is also noted for its incredible dive wrecks that have become rich artificial reefs. These dive sites offer a unique and exciting diving experience, providing a chance to explore sunken ships and other structures that have become havens for marine life.

One of the most popular dive sites in Dubai is the Abu Dhabi Falcon Wreck, which is located just offshore from the city and offers a chance to explore a unique underwater world. At Nemo Diving Center, they offer dive trips to this amazing dive site, allowing divers to discover the incredible marine life that has made the wreck its home. They also offer a wide range of other dive sites to choose from, including shallow coral reefs, deep wrecks, and drift dives, providing something for every level of diver.

In conclusion, scuba diving in Dubai offers an unforgettable experience for all levels of diver. With its clear waters, diverse marine life, and incredible dive sites, Dubai is a must-visit destination for any scuba diver. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced diver, the team at Nemo Diving Center will ensure that you have an amazing time exploring the beauty of the underwater world.