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Advanced First Aid

Advanced First Aid Quick Info

  • Dives : 0+
  • Days : 0.5+
  • Level : Beginner
  • Munich -
  • Frankfurt -
  • Worldwide -
  • various

Acquire first aid skills and learn scuba diving-specific medical basics.

Gain Confidence In Helping Others.

Advanced first aid kit in green color laying on the ground.

Course details


Advanced First Aid

  • Level Beginner
  • Age 8+
  • Online Course Coming soon!
  • Prerequisites
    • Open Water Diver
  • Duration 0.5 Day
  • Dives 0
  • Dates Anytime
  • Locations
    • Munich
    • Frankfurt
    • Worldwide

Available languages

  • English
  • German
  • Spanish

What's included

  • Theory session
  • Course examination fee
  • Super small groups
  • Free access to My Social Diving
  • & more (see below)

Pricing Options

Minimum of 0.5 days required to complete the course.

  • Basic Diver €249/ Day
  • Pro Diver €349/ Day
  • VIP Diver €599/ Day

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Course prices


Minimum of 0.5 days required to complete the course.

249

The basics, done right

  • Theory session
  • Course examination fee
  • Super small groups
  • Free access to My Social Diving
349

Best value, great diving

  • Theory session
  • Course examination fee
  • Super small groups
  • Free access to My Social Diving
  • +1 Module: Emergency Oxygen!
599

Our 1-on-1 VIP option

  • Theory session
  • Course examination fee
  • Super small groups
  • Free access to My Social Diving
  • +1 Module: Emergency Oxygen!
  • 1-On-1 Course!
  • Private Instructor

Advanced First Aid course description


For more information on the Advanced First Aid course, read the description below.

This is the Advanced First Aid specialty course at Social Diving. 😃

The Advanced First Aid specialty course will teach you first aid skills applicable to diving and non-diving emergencies. Study the medical basics, practice the techniques, and feel more confident.

This will make you a better diver because you know how to act in case of an accident. Even better, by studying how emergencies happen you can avoid them in the first place!
The course covers (depending on your chosen option) the following topics:

  • Theory of diving medicine including:
  • Barotrauma, drowning, heart attack & stroke symptoms
  • Decompression & breathing gas intoxication
  • Practical training including:
  • First Aid techniques
  • Rescue Chain

Each course module will teach you more about diving and help you become a better diver. Let’s look at each module and what it covers.

Theory of Diving Medicine

Learn more about diving medicine, physiology, and anatomy.

Diagram of human heart physiology from two directions.
The course covers the anatomy and physiology of diving

Understand barotraumas and decompression accidents. Get even more content in our optional online course that will give you real-life examples and more.

First Aid Techniques

Basic first aid is a crucial skill everyone should possess.

Dummy puppets administering advanced first aid in stable lateral position.
Learn the right 1. aid measures

We review basic techniques you have learned in other courses and apply them to diving accidents in particular.

For those who are interested, we offer an extended Rescue Diver online course that goes into even more details on first aid measures & techniques, and also covers the Medical Assistant and Oxygen Provider course.

Rescue Diver Preparation

Your instructor evaluates your theoretical knowledge and first aid skills during and after the course.

scuba diver baitball fish
Dive in open water

If you passed all the course modules you will receive your Advanced First Aid specialty certification!

Congratulations! 

This is also a great way to prepare for your Stress & Rescue and Master Diver courses which require a first aid course certification.

Book your Advanced First Aid course