Public Safety Diver Instructor

PADI Public Safety Diver

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Prerequisites: Public Safety Diver Specialty Instructor

PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

PADI Dry Suit Specialty Instructor

PADI Full-Face Mask Distinctive Specialty Instructor any three of these PADI Specialty Instructor ratings:

  • Search and Recovery
  • Night Diver
  • Underwater Navigator
  • Emergency Oxygen Provider
  • Limited Visibility Distinctive

Current Emergency First Response Instructor (or qualifying rating) Medically evaluated and cleared for diving by a physician within 12 months Proof of affiliation/employment with a public safety team (law enforcement, fire, paramedic, EMT, dive rescue team, etc.) One year public safety diving experience with:

  • Twenty public safety diver missions,* OR,
  • if a Public Safety Diver Instructor, 10 missions* and 10 public safety diver certifications issued

Proof of Incident Command Training Level 200 (or regional equivalent).

*Missions may include simulations or dive team exercises.


$375.00 per diver plus materials