PADI Emergency First Response Course

PADI Emergency First Response education focuses on building confidence in lay rescuers and strengthening their willingness to respond when confronted with a medical emergency. Course participants learn easily to follow steps for emergency care and train applying skills in nonstressful learning conditions.

All studies are supported by self-study manuals, videos and quick reference cards to improve learning and empower you to start learning right away. EFR programs meet the CPR and first aid training qualifications for the PADI Rescue Diver course and all professional-level ratings. The following EFR education is based on internationally recognised medical guidelines for emergency care.

About PADI Emergency First Response Course

Primary Care (CPR). This course teaches you the steps and methods for handling life-threatening emergencies. You’ll practice eight skills for aiding patients who aren’t breathing, have any heartbeat. People who may have a spinal damage may be in shock or might have severe bleeding. You’ll learn how to perform CPR and continue to monitor the patient so that you provide every possible chance of surviving while waiting for medical services to reach the location.

Secondary Care (First Aid). Because alot of medical conditions are not life-threatening and emergency medical assistance are sometimes delayed or unavailable, this program teaches you how to provide first aid that relieves pain and reduces the risk of additional harm. You’ll learn to assess a variation of injuries and diseases and practice bandaging and to splint.

Care for Children. This program allows participants to learn, practice and apply emergency care skills specific to assisting infants and children with medical crises. It’s designed for those who work with kids or are likely to have to react to emergencies involving youngsters. This course often integrates with Primary Care (CPR) and Secondary Care (First Aid) education.

CPR & AED – This program focuses on CPR training and teaching participants how to use an AED (automated external defibrillator). When workplace or governmental regulations specify this training, the CPR & AED course meets the need. This program often integrates into First Aid at Work programs.

First Aid at Work. Great Britain, Australia and Canada, governmental laws call for enhanced CPR and first aid training for the workplace. First Aid at Work courses designed for these areas includes additional topics and skills to meet specifications while following the easy to learn EFR method of training.

EFR Refresher – It’s a good idea to refresh your CPR and first aid skills every two years, and that’s what the EFR Refresher course is designed to do. This program allows you to stay up-to-date and ready to lend aid when needed.


PADI Emergency First Response pricing

150 euro (1 day)