First Aid Courses for Scuba Divers

Whether it is being on the scene of an accident or witnessing a health-related emergency, most people will be involved in a crisis situation at some point in their lives. Are you prepared to help? Do you have the skills to respond quickly?

Developed by medical experts, DAN’s courses are easy to understand and designed to provide you with the skills and confidence you need to respond in emergency situations. DAN first aid courses prepare divers to manage injuries related to scuba diving. All courses meet the 2010 ILCOR and AHA CPR guidelines. The training can also extend to other environments. Isn’t it worth a few hours one evening or weekend to learn the skills that could save a life?

Developed by Dive Medicine Physicians and Scuba Diving Educators

Emergency Oxygen

Emergency Oxygen

Assist with Scuba Diving Injuries & Non-Fatal Drowning

  • Primary diving first aid
  • Learn oxygen delivery options
  • Provide oxygen to breathing or non-breathing injured divers

4-5 hours

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First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries

First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries

Assist with Stings, Bites, Seafood Poisoning

  • Identify hazardous marine life
  • Practice treating injuries
  • Gain tools to avoid injuries

5 Hours

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Neurological Assessment

Neurological Assessment

Recognize signs of Stroke & Decompression Illness

  • Recognize nervous system injury
  • Learn assessment techniques
  • Uncover subtle changes
  • F-A-S-T Assessment

4 Hours

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Basic Life Support:
CPR and First Aid

Basic Life Support:
CPR and First Aid

Learn emergency skills Help save a life

  • Meets ILCOR/AHA 2010 Guidelines
  • Manage shock and choking
  • Assess injuries.

5 Hours

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Diving Emergency Management Provider

Diving Emergency Management Provider

Comprehensive Diving First Aid Course

  • Develop CPR skills
  • Provide oxygen first aid
  • Conduct neurological assessment
  • Treat injuries from marine life

16 Hours

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Being prepared can often save a life.

Empower yourself with the tools you need.

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Professional Divers & Health Care Providers

Diving First Aid for Professional Divers

Diving First Aid for Professional Divers

Emergency Oxygen, Neurological Assessment Marine Injuries, CPR

  • Ideal for Commercial Divers
  • Meets OSHA Guidelines
  • Covers bloodborne pathogens
  • Advanced oxygen and CPR

16 Hours

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CPR Health Care Provider with First Aid

CPR Health Care Provider with First Aid

Learn advanced life support & first Aid skills

  • 1 and 2 person CPR
  • Child and infant CPR
  • Obstructed-airway techniques
  • Suctioning techniques

8 Hours

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Is diving a part of your job or volunteer duties?

The Diving First Aid for Professional Divers (DFA Pro) course is aimed at commercial, professional, scientific divers and aquarium staff and volunteers and meets the 2010 Guidelines for Resuscitation & OSHA.

The course is comprised of information from the Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries, Neurological Assessment, First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries and CPR HCP plus Bloodborne pathogens.

Are you ready for a higher level of first-aid training?

The CPR Health-Care Provider with First Aid course teaches 2-person techniques of basic life support for adults, children and infants. It includes First-Aid and BLS skills applicable to the diving market, resuscitation techniques for the nondiving health-care market and skills to meet the 2010 ILCOR and AHA CPR guidelines.

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