Emergency Oxygen Provider Specialty

emergency oxygen provider

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.

There are no prerequisites, age restrictions or water sessions required for this course – it’s open to everyone. Scuba divers, snorkelers and anyone who is around divers – boat crew, lifeguards, etc. – will benefit from having this training.

Learn how to:

  • Assemble and disassemble emergency oxygen equipment.
  • Deploy a non-rebreather mask and a demand inhalator valve on a breathing diver.
  • Use a pocket mask on a nonbreathing diver.

We will also teach you about dive injuries, the different types of oxygen equipment you can encounter and safety considerations what using oxygen.

Course Costs: $175

Included:

  • Emergency Oxygen Provider Specialty Manual
  • License Processing Fee

This certification counts as 1 out of the 5 specialties required to earn the Master Scuba Diver accreditation.