Emergency Response Diving International™ (ERDI) was formed in 2000 and was created to provide specialist education and support for Public Safety Divers (PSD) around the world. ERDI’s established network of instructors, instructor-trainers, facilities, and agency personnel deliver a full range of training programs for Police, Fire and other public safety organizations in Search and Rescue, Recovery, and Security Inspection techniques in every water environment known. ERDI professionals also help educate and mentor community service departments on best practices to make and maintain their own PSD teams, including the procurement of equipment, training in its use and maintenance.
As well as being the original PSD educational agency with its own insurance supporting its course standards and curriculum, all ERDI programs are OSHA and NFPA compliant.
ERDI courses available now include diver, Ops Component, and Leadership level programs and ERDI methods and training are in use by some of the largest, most successful and renowned PSD departments in the USA, Canada and around the world.
ERDI, helping Public Safety Professionals, into and out, of the water and Committed to Serve and Protect.