Free diving accident protection for your students

As an owner of an aqua med dive card professional / professional liability insurance, you have the opportunity to offer your students "Student Protect". Student Protect is a diving accident protection for students who take part in beginners' courses.

Who can use Student Protect?

Every owner of an active dive card professional / professional liability insurance for their students.

Which courses are covered by Student Protect?

  • Introductory courses (e.g. Bubblemaker, Try Scuba Diving or similar courses)
  • Beginners' courses according to ISO 24801-1* (e.g. Scuba Diver or an equivalent certification) up to a depth of 12 meters
  • Beginners' courses according to ISO 24801-2* (e.g. Open Water Diver or an equivalent certification) up to a depth of 20 meters

Which benefits do my students get and with what coverage?

  • 24/7 medical emergency hotline
  • Preventative diving and travel medical consultation
  • Treatment in a hyperbaric chamber: unlimited
  • Emergency transport to a hyperbaric chamber: € 10,000

Note: The aqua med emergency hotline must be contacted prior to any treatment.

Which conditions do I as an instructor have to meet in order to use Student Protect?

  • You own an active aqua med dive card professional / professional liability insurance.
  • You offer one of the courses mentioned above.
  • Your diving association is a member of the European Underwater Federation (EUF).*

How long does the coverage from Student Protect last?

It begins with the registration of your students and is valid for the duration of the above-mentioned courses.

It ends with the completion of the highest certification possible (e.g. Open Water Diver or an equivalent certification), but never lasts more than 6 months.

How many students can I register and how much does that cost?

You can register an unlimited number of students.

For you as an owner of a dive card professional / professional liability insurance and the student, Student Protect is free. aqua med assumes the costs.

Which insurance conditions are valid for Student Protect?

The benefits mentioned above are regulated in the dive card insurance conditions.

Student Protect
for your diving students


* wwww.euf-certification.org (→ Certification database)