The Emergency First Response with AQUASUB SCUBA DIVING CENTER

First aid and CPR are good skills for anyone involved in adventure sports – just in case. And, you need these skills for the PADI Rescue Diver course. Emergency First Response is a PADI affiliate that specialises in teaching these lifesaving skills – and they’re for anyone, not just divers. Most PADI Instructors are also Emergency First Response Instructors!

The Fun Part

The fun part about Emergency First Response training is learning serious medical emergency response skills in an upbeat, positive environment. You gain the confidence that you are prepared to help in an emergency.

What You Learn in the EFR Primary and Secondary Care Courses

  • BLS (Basic Life Support) CPR and rescue breathing at the layperson level
  • AED (automated external defibrillator) use (optional)
  • Preventing and caring for shock
  • Spinal injury management
  • Use of barriers to reduce disease transmission risk
  • Basic first aid and first aid kit considerations

The Learning Materials You Need

Through a combination of independent study and skill practice with an instructor, you’ll build the confidence and skills to provide basic emergency care. The Primary and Secondary Care Manual and video on DVD preview emergency scenarios and provide step-by-step skill demonstrations.

You will need:

  • The Emergency First Response participant manual
  • CPR pocket mask

For all your learning materials and equipment, contact AQUASUB SCUBA DIVING CENTER.


To enroll in Emergency First Response courses, you must:

  • Care about other people and want to be able to assist them in a medical emergency

Your Next Adventure

Beside the Primary and Secondary Care Courses, Emergency First Response offers Care for Children and other emergency training programs.After completing Primary and Secondary Care, take the PADI Rescue Diver course and the PADIEmergency Oxygen Provider course Together, these three courses round out your ability to handle scuba diver emergencies.

For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the AQUASUB SCUBA DIVING CENTER Team members.

    Start Date Course Type Location Places Available   Price    
31 Dec 2024 Emergency First Response - CPR, AED, First Aid For Future Selection 20 CA$ 232.23

Home study with manual
Mon 30 Dec 2024
12:00 AM
For Future Selection
First Aid & CPR AED class
Tue 31 Dec 2024
10:00 AM
07 hours 00 minutes
For Future Selection

Complete the PADI EFR E-Learning before the date of the class.

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