The Emergency Oxygen Provider educates the general diving (and qualified non-diving) public to better recognise possible dive-related injuries and to provide emergency oxygen first aid while activating the local emergency medical services (EMS) and/or arranging for evacuation to the nearest available medical facility.

The Emergency Oxygen Provider can count as a specialty towards your Master Scuba Diver award.

PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider Course Description

The course is classroom based and takes approximately 4 hours. It covers:

  • What is Oxygen?
  • The benefits of Oxygen
  • Oxygen First Aid – Near drowning, AGE and DCS
  • The O2 Kit and Mask options
  • Scenarios

The course is ideal for all UK Divers, Rescue Divers, Dive Masters and beyond who need to understand fully what to do in a diving emergency. Oxygen training is an HSE requirement for each ‘at work dive party’ teaching in the UK.

What’s Included

  • Course tuition
  • Student Pack
  • Certification


Aquanaut Scuba
34 Coombe Road,
Surrey, KT2 7AG

Course Costs

PADI Emergency Oxygen Provider

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