The Pierce County Sheriff’s Office is hosting a Dive Rescue 2 class in Puyallup, WA this April 10-14, 2017. For more information download the program flyer here: DR2 Puyallup, WA Program Flyer
Current Diving topics include: Hydrology/Dynamics of Moving Water • Scene Evaluation • Preplanning Current Diving Operations • Self-Rescue Techniques • Rescue Procedures for
Surface Support Personnel • Selecting Specialized Equipment • Search Patterns in Current
• Search Techniques • Handling Panic and Stress • Field Scenarios
Public Safety Diver Survival topics include: Classify the causes and characteristics of diver
stress • Identify pre-dive and dive stress • Conceptualize the behavioral and psychological signs of stress • Define the stages of stress • Recognize factors leading to panic • Relate the coping styles for panic
This program is presented in the classroom, pool and open water to allow students to become familiar with the techniques prior to field scenarios.
If you have any questions, please contact us. We hope to see you there!