ERDI eLearning Courses

ERD 1 Diver Technician

Emergency response diving is a combination of all of the disciplines found in the diving industry and is unlike any other individual sector found in the community. From the commercial and military houses, emergency response divers are tasked with understanding commercial rigging and lifting techniques as well as surface supplied diving operations. From the scientific community, emergency response divers are tasked with mapping and evidentiary recovery, similar to underwater archeology. Finally, basic water skills and training adapted from sport diving is the foundation on which the emergency response diver builds. Emergency response diving is singular in one aspect: it is a community based operation whose teams train for, prepare and plan for local diving in their specific geographic areas, and assist other teams in their general locale. Emergency response divers are tasked with an excess of responsibilities and must have a strong knowledge of all of these disciplines.

Course Cost: 99.95

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ERDI Full Face Mask Diving Operations

This course is designed to introduce the public safety diver to the issues, concerns and strategies necessary to dive a full face mask in a public safety diving operations setting.  For the Emergency Response Diver, full face masks offer several distinct advantages over traditional second stage regulator assemblies, and in some cases, its use is […]

Course Cost: 99.95

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ERD Tender Technician

ERDI Tender Operations
Dive tenders are truly the most valuable entity to the dive team as they are required to have the largest knowledge base and working knowledge of every aspect of the teams design, capabilities and equipment selection and even dive management strategies. Tenders must be diligent, professional, dedicated and hard working or the team and dive operations may suffer.

Course Cost: 99.95

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ERD Contaminated Water OPS Technician

This course is designed to introduce the public safety diver to the issues, concerns and strategies necessary to plan for and operate in waters that may contain harmful materials. It is important to note that this course is intended for general practitioners in the public safety realm, not those who operate in Haz-Mat diving or more tenacious settings.

Course Cost: 99.95

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Testifying in Court Awareness

This course will address the necessary recommended steps to prepare oneself to provide testimony in legal proceedings as well as the etiquette required of most courtroom settings.

Course Cost: 99.95

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