Prevent Panic in Scuba Diving

Prevent Panic in Scuba Diving is a short, information-only course to help divers understand diver panic and how to reduce the risks.

“…panic is the overwhelming cause of the majority of injuries and fatalities in diving”

– Bachrach & Egstrom, 1987.

As divers we know that we need to stay calm and alert underwater. Panic and anxiety is something we all want to avoid, for ourselves and our buddies.

Do you know what panic is, and what causes scuba divers to panic? Would you know how to reduce the risks?