Diver Medical Technician (DMT) Course

DatesMay 2 2014toMay 6 2014
LocationHospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
ContactScott Smith
Phone919-684-2948
EmailDMT@dan.org
Websitedan.org/dmt
PDFDMT 2014 Course Registration Form

DAN Diver Medical Technician (DMT) Course with optional AHA ACLS

May 2-6, 2014

OBJECTIVES
DMT's serve a critical role in the field of diving medicine. From the provision of on-scene care to working as chamber operators and inside attendants, their work is vital. In remote areas they may work as physician extenders and perform mission essential healthcare to divers.

CERTIFICATION
Course is approved by and certifications issued through the National Board of Diving and Hyperbaric Medical Technology.

PREREQUISITES
Must have current EMT or higher.

SKILLS PERFORMANCE
Diver Medical Technician (DMT) course covers the topics and skills necessary to be eligible for the DMT certification exam.

    Some of the topics covered are:
  • Dive Accident Management
  • Clinical Application of Diving Physics and Physiology
  • Medical Fitness to Dive
  • Invasive and noninvasive clinical skills (airway, IV, medication admin, etc)
  • Physical exams
  • Patient challenges in hyperbaric medicine
  • Two days of chamber operations

For more information or to register, contact DAN Education:
Phone: +1-919-684-2948
Email: DMT@DAN.org