Emergency Oxygen Provider
Recognize scuba diving illnesses treatable with emergency oxygen.
- 140 US dollars$140
- Dive World Austin main facility
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. You'll learn about dive injuries, different types of emergency oxygen equipment, and safety considerations when using oxygen. Then you'll 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.
Contact the store at least 14 days before the first day of class to avoid a rescheduling fee. There are no refunds for the course once it has begun, as we have guaranteed payment to our dive professionals. The rescheduling fee varies by course. If you require additional time outside of the scheduled hours needed to complete the course, you may incur additional instructional fees to complete your certification.
Dive World Austin main facility