Confidently Handle Emergency Situations
With the Emergency First Responder (EFR)/React Right Course
2 HOURS-1 DAY, 0 DIVES
Why would I want to take this course?
While we hope you never have to use them, in this course you’ll learn primary assessment and basic stabilization techniques to use in a majority of emergency situations—whether you’re diving or not!
This course is a required prerequisite to completing your Rescue Diver course and is valid for 2 years. If you want to maintain any higher level diving certifications such as Rescue Diver, Divemaster, or even Instructor, you must stay up-to-date by renewing this course.
Whether taught by PADI, SSI, the Red Cross, or any other cetifying organization, this certification is valid for careers that may require a similar emergency response certification.
Prerequisites & Requirements
- Must be at least 12 years old
- Requires reading course materials prior to instruction
- Course duration is 2 hours-1 day
The course has 2 main sections:
#1 – Reading and videos (online or classroom) with quizzes and knowledge reviews
#2 – Practical Skills:
- Scene Assessment
- Barrier Use
- Primary Assessment
- Call EMS
- CPR and Cycle of Life
- AED Use
- Bleeding Management
- Shock Management
- Spinal Injury Management
- Choking Responses
- Emergency Oxygen use