Emergency First Response - Scuba Diving

Emergency First Response - Scuba Diving

Andaman 1 Day

Easy

0 KM

MAX 15

MAX ALTITUDE

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On Request + 5% GST

Havelock to Havelock

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Brief Description

Emergency First Response (EFR) course is a theory course in scuba diving for those who wish to enroll in the Rescue Diver course since this is a pre-requisite. This one day course is an accredited CPR and First aid program that helps divers by providing skills they need to potentially save lives in case of a medical emergency. This will be a theory based 1 day course that does not involve diving. You will carry out skills for assisting patients, who are not breathing, have no heartbeat, spinal cord injury, heavy bleeding or someone who is in shock. You will also provide first aid to alleviate pain and lessen risks both in adults and children. Those who have a certification in Advanced Open Water course and wish to take up the Rescue Diver course then EFR course is mandatory. Once your EFR is approved by your instructor then you will receive a PADI certification in EFR. PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors) is the world's leading scuba diver training organization and will introduce you to new underwater activities and even make a career out of it. The PADI certification in EFR is accepted globally and can be used at any place in the world when applying for Rescue Diver. Our scuba diving courses can be customized with the addition of other courses like Open Water (OW), Advanced Open Water (AOW), Rescue Diver, Dive Master and other underwater activities like Fun Dives for multiple days at multiple dive sites according to your requirement. These scuba diving courses will be conducted by highly trained, qualified and experienced professionals in the scuba diving industry. Experience the best of Andaman with this exciting and rewarding scuba diving course. Stay on this page for more information on Emergency First Response (EFR) course in Andaman.



Itinerary

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Day 1

PADI EFR theory

You will be taught PADI EFR theory. Complete skill development in Primary and secondary care. There will be an exam following this, Upon successful completion, you will be given a PADI certificate in Emergency First Response (EFR) in diving.



Frequently Asked Questions

Pick your question

Eligibility: Is this diving course good for me?

The Emergency First Response (EFR) course is a theory course for those who wish to enroll in the Rescue Diver course since this is a pre-requisite. This one day course is an accredited CPR and First aid program that helps divers by providing skills they need to potentially save lives in case of a medical emergency.

Accommodation type: Do you provide accommodation?

We do not provide accommodation during the course. The accommodation has to be arranged by you and we can help you with some recommendations.

Miscellaneous : Who will guide us on the course?

Emergency First Response (EFR) course will be conducted by experienced and qualified professionals in the scuba diving industry.

Miscellaneous : I wear powered glasses, how do I see underwater without them?

We do not take any dives in this course.

Miscellaneous : What all diving equipment will be provided?

Not applicable since there is no diving in this course.

Miscellaneous : Can I fly immediately after diving?

Yes you can since there is no diving in this course.

Age limit: What is the minimum & maximum age limit?

The minimum age limit for Emergency First Response course is 10 years. There is no maximum age limit for this course as long as you are in good health and have good swimming skills.


Why Bikat

Learning Experience
  • We are an Adventure Learning Organisation first.
  • We want you to not just complete a trek safely but also pick up some basic trekking knowledge and skills along the way.
  • To achieve this we have integrated learning modules into our itineraries.
  • These modules will help you build the necessary skills to progress from trekking to mountaineering over time.
Loyality Programs

Our community is an integral part of us and we take pride in our trekkers and climbers. When you complete at least three days on any trek or expedition with us, you become eligible for our membership and referral programs.

  • Currently we have three levels:
  • Basic Membership
  • Summiteer Membership
  • Leader Membership
Personalized Attention
  • Our group sizes on treks don’t exceed 15 members in order to maintain a healthy Participants : Leader Ratio of 8:1.
  • Over time we have found this number to be optimum when it comes to ensuring personalised attention to every member of our group.
  • On mountaineering expeditions this number is even smaller. Our group sizes are capped at 12 members ensuring a Participants : HAP Ratio of 2:1.
Best Expedition Leaders
  • Our Expedition leaders are advanced mountaineering course qualified, specially trained in rescue procedures from NIM and certified first-aid responders.
  • Even our local guides are certified first-aid responders.
Eco-friendly Practices
  • Group sizes are capped at 15 people.
  • Batch sizes are capped at 250 people per trail per season.
  • We follow a rolling campsite model.
  • We are constantly exploring and introducing new trails to reduce the burden on existing ones.
Safety

For us, a successful summit is not about reaching the highest point of a mountain but about making it safely back to base.

  • To ensure this:
  • Every region of ours is mapped with an emergency evacuation plan.
  • The equipment we use is UIAA certified.
  • Our trek leaders are AMC certified with specialisation in rescue procedures.
  • Our support staffs are trained in first aid as well.

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What's Included

Whats Included

  • PADI certification
  • Theory Material

Whats Not Included?

  • Accommodation during courses
  • Travelling, vehicle
  • Ferry transfers
  • Meals during the course
  • Insurance of any kind
  • Anything not mentioned in the inclusions list

Cancellation Policy

Cash Refund

Cancellations up to 30 days prior to departure date
5% Deduction

Between 30 days to 15 days prior to departure
50% deduction

Less than 15 days of departure
No Cash Refund

Voucher Refund

Cancellations up to 5 days prior to departure date
No Deduction

Cancellations less than 5 days prior to departure
No Refund

Please note
  • Cash refund is applicable only in case of bookings made without using any promotional offer code or vouchers.
  • This is only a brief of cancellation terms. For finer details please refer Detailed Cancellation Policy.

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