Having an emergency beacon is required by many countries when operating in the open ocean - once activated they signal for a minimum of 24-48 hours allow rescue efforts to search and locate an individual separated from their vessel.

Continuing education for professional divers shouldn't happen only in the linear education of the agency flowchart but in a non-linear fashion incorporating skills and knowledge that improve their ability to be effective in their roles. 

Learn more about your career in diving and how non-linear continuing education benefits both your and those under your supervision on your PADI Divemaster and PADI Instructor Development Course. Book Now and Ignite Your Life today!