Immediately recognize scuba diving illnesses treatable with emergency oxygen and be prepared to offer aid.
PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider
Knowing how and when to use emergency oxygen is a great skill to have and means you’re ready to help others should the need arise. Becoming a PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider lets you breathe easy knowing that you can recognize scuba diving illnesses treatable with emergency oxygen, and are prepared to offer aid.
There are no prerequisites, age restrictions or water sessions required for this course – it’s open to everyone. Scuba divers, snorkelers and anyone who is around divers – boat crew, lifeguards, etc. – will benefit from having this training.
What will you Learn
You will learn about dive injuries, different types of emergency oxygen equipment and safety considerations when using oxygen. You will then practice:
- Assembling and disassembling emergency oxygen equipment.
- Deploying a non-rebreather mask and a demand inhalator valve on a breathing diver.
- Using a pocket mask on a nonbreathing diver.
Your PADI Instructor will have emergency oxygen units available to use for training and can help you purchase your own unit for use after the class. You’ll also need to have a disposable non-rebreather mask to use during practice sessions, which your instructor can help provide.
Flexible schedules is our speciality! We don’t have just certain times of the month or year when classes are held, we hold them on demand. We understand you have a busy schedule or a timeframe that you must obtain your certification. That’s why here at National Scuba we work with your and ours schedule to get you certified. Why wait for other shops to offer their course when we can usually schedule you in on your schedule.
Call 1-850-860-7002 or Stop by National Scuba in Pensacola, FL to start your PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider course or receive more information. Your course will materials will include Emergency Oxygen Provider Manual and video. By studying independently, you’re better prepared to to help someone in need.
Emergency Oxygen Provider Speciality – $129 + tax
Your pricing is all inclusive, which means you do not have to own any scuba gear to complete this speciality. We can provide all the gear needed to complete this speciality including mask, snorkel and fins.