Increase your safety and awareness on a dive with our Diver Stress & Rescue specialty.

This course will help you to be prepared and aware in order to avoid, recognize and solve problems both on the surface and underwater if they ever arise.

During the course, you will take part in a combination of academic and in-water sessions in the pool as well as in the open water. You will learn about what stress is, its causes and prevention, detecting and dealing with stress, accident management, skills to deal with panic and rescues and conditions which could complicate rescues in order to prevent accidents.

The Diver Stress & Rescue specialty is a rewarding course which teaches you some very useful skills, creating an all-round more confident and aware diver.


To take part in this specialty you will need to have valid First Aid and CPR which are not older than 2 years. Oxygen Provider certificates are recommended.

Become a Rescue Diver ~

Challenging and rewarding best describes the SSI Diver Stress & Rescue Course. Many divers say this is the best SSI course they’ve ever taken! Rescue Divers learn to look beyond themselves and consider the safety and well being of others.  

Start Learning Today

You can begin your studies for free by registering on the SSI web pages

Who can take this course?

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  • MYR 1230.00 [min. 2]

  • MYR 1430.00 [VIP]

If you appreciate a personal touch and a possibility to learn at your own pace, the VIP Diver Stress & Rescue Course is the choice for you.


10% Off


  • days

Price Includes

  • Shore / boat dives
  • Hands on practise
  • Equipment rental
  • Set lunch & Drinks
  • Light refreshments on the island tea, coffee, water
  • Digital log book
  • Digital certification card
  • Island Entrance fees, Diving permit
  • Hotel pick up (roundtrip within town area)
  • Boat transfer (Shangri La to Sepangar Island)
  • Online materials - Diamond kit (lifetime online access to MySSI app)

Payment Method

Boost e-wallet

OPTION A ~ Course

Deposit: MYR300.00

Balance: Pay Upon 1st Class

Earn more Boost coins

Cashback to your Boost wallet

10% discount entitled for Malaysian only


Myr 300

Installment Plan

OPTION D ~ Course & Equipment

Pay Up to 6 or 12 month

[MYR1260 + MYR270] - 10% 

= MYR114.90 x 12 months

Price quoted on SSI Open Water Diver

with MARES Sunrise i3 Mask 

10% discount entitled for Malaysian only


Myr 114.90

Monthly Installment

OPTION B ~ Course

Pay Up to 6 or 12 month

[MYR1260 - 10%] ➗ 12 months

= MYR89.50 per month

10% discount entitled for Malaysian only


Myr 89.50

Cash or Card

OPTION E  ~ Course

Deposit: MYR300.00

Balance: Pay Upon 1st Class

10% discount entitled for Malaysian only


Myr 300

Online Banking

OPTION C ~ Course

Deposit: MYR300.00

Balance: Pay Upon 1st Class


ACCOUNT NO. : 8005-6561-03


10% discount entitled for Malaysian only


Myr 300

. Save Earth . Less Paper . Digital Learning

Online training ~Diamond (Standard) access benefits

  • Lifetime Online & Offline access to the digital training materials

  • Lifetime access to the Digital Divelog on MySSI app

  • Downloadable to 3 different devices

  • All-in-1 solution for digital: dive courses, logs, certification cards

  • Scales to fit any device - IOS and Android

  • Offered in ALL major languages  


Flying / Climbing after diving

According to our current SSI Flying After Diving guidelines – it is highly advised you should not go to altitude (this includes flying and climbing) within 18 hours when doing multiple dives.

This means that the day after your diving program you can take a flight after 0930 hrs in the morning.

Things to bring


Change of clothes, sun lotion, sun cream, towel, personal toiletries, insect repellent, hat, personal medication.



Minimum age of 15 years old to earn the SSI Stress & Rescue Diver certification.

Divers must show proof of current SSI Open Water Water and First Aid qualification or equivalent within the past two years.



Alcoholic or carbonated beverages, items not explicitly stated

Method of Assessment

Knowledge mastery is assessed using knowledge reviews, video in MYSSI app and final exam with a minimum score of 80%.


Complete any academic sessions, complete three open water dives, including professional briefing and debriefing.


Course Outlines

Self rescue & diver stress

Panicked diver response

Diver accident scenario  

In water breathing rescue

Emergency management





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