The First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries course is designed to provide divers with knowledge regarding specific types of marine life injuries and the general first aid treatment for those injuries. This course introduces students to identification of potentially hazardous marine life as well as how to avoid injuries.
This program also provides an excellent opportunity for experienced divers and instructors to continue their education.
Recommended Minimum Hours of Training
Knowledge development:1 hour
Skills development: 3 hours
The time needed to teach the course varies depending on several factors including the number of students and their ability to process the educational components of the program.
Topics covered in the First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries course include:
Course participants must complete the DAN First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries examination with a minimum passing score of 80 percent. The instructor will review the examination with each participant to ensure 100 percent understanding of the material.
At the end of this program, you will be able to:
Recertification is required every 24 months.