This course is designed to introduce the public safety professional to the Tender PSO skills necessary to participate in public safety diving operations in a nondiving roll. Successful completion results in the PTRD Tender PSO certification.
The PTRD Tender PSO course can be taught in conjunction with the PSD I course.
While the PTRD Tender PSO Course is a non-diving course; the tender student should have a working knowledge of diving physics, physiology, techniques and equipment.
1. Minimum age is 18
2. Current CPR, first aid and oxygen administration certification
Qualifications of Graduates
Upon successful completion of this course, graduates are qualified to:
1. Tend public safety divers in open water
2. Participate in the planning and execution of public safety diving operations