SCUBA diving is a physical activity, and
can be strenuous at times. Therefore, in order to participate, a
person must maintain a reasonable level of health and fitness.
Additionally, there are certain medical issues which must be
considered. This is the basis for the PADI
Medical Statement. We have provided the form here, so
that you may read it, print it out, and if necessary, have your
physician sign it, before you begin your training at
"Jamaica SCUBA Divers" ..
As stated in the form, diving is a very
safe activity, "When performed correctly, applying
Personal safety requires adherence to
basic practices of safe diving. Failure to do so can be dangerous.
A signed copy of this form is required
for each student, for any PADI SCUBA training course. If you have any
of the pre-existing conditions, you will need to get the approval,
and signature, of your physician, to engage in SCUBA diving/training.
Since some doctors are not familiar with the special needs/risks of
SCUBA diving, the form includes basic guidelines and other
information for the examining physician.
PLEASE READ THE ENTIRE
To view/print this form, you must have
the Adobe Acrobat Reader. If you do not have it, you can get it from
website for free.
Once you have the Adobe
Acrobat Reader installed, you
can : FOR STUDENTS download
the PADI MEDICAL STATEMENT.
Statement form #10063, Ver2.01
Travel Release Form #10079, Ver. 1.0
Statement (ages 8-9) #10268 Ver. 1.1
Scuba Diving Participant Statement #00703 v1.01
Ltd. Release for all CERTIFIED DIVERS. (LEGAL SIZE PAPER required for Printing
Continuing Education Administrative Document #10038
NAUI Try SCUBA FORM