One weekend with one day for your class session and pool skills session, and one day ocean training in Malibu. Your time is divided between the classroom at Malibu Divers and diving in a heated, Olympic-sized swimming pool learning the core Rescue foundational skills and putting them to practice at the ocean.
Pick the weekend starting date from the available dates below. (EFR will be Thursday night before the weekend.)
Includes crew pak with oral-nasal mask, pool & ocean training and EFR (CPR & First Aid) materials & training and certification cards.
Note: You cannot start the Rescue Diver in-water session before finishing your Rescue eLearning, or you have a referral form that proves the completion of the class portion.
March 19-21 - at Camp Emerald Bay, Catalina Island with time for extra dives and enjoying the weekend. All expenses include: ferry (roundtrip), shared cabin, meals and airfills.
August 21-22 - conducted on Sunday on board the PEACE Dive Boat (Santa Cruz) with extra time for dive(s). Extra boat fee.
Oct 30- 31 - conducted on Sunday on board the Asante Dive Boat (Catalina) with extra time for dive(s). Extra boat fee, Sunday 7 am to 4 pm.
Typical program itinerary:
Thursday - EFR guidebook knowledge review done in advance!
6:30 pm - 10 pm - academic review, skills and scenarios training
Saturday - eLearning must be completed before this day!
8 am - 10 am, academic classroom review (sometimes 9 or 10 am - 11 or Noon)
10:30 am - 3 pm, pool skills review and training
8 am - 2 pm, Ocean skills and scenarios training, then CELEBRATE!