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PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider speciality (6pm)

Immediately recognize scuba diving illnesses treatable with emergency oxygen and be prepared to offer aid. Scuba divers, snorkelers and anyone who is around divers such as boat crew, lifeguards, etc. will benefit from having this training.

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.

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

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