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Diving Emergency Management Provider

Comprehensive Diving First Aid Course

This program integrates the knowledge and skills from several DAN training programs into a single course — at a significant time savings without sacrificing any skills.

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

16 HoursWhen a dive accident occurs, multiple things happen. Separate small problems can compound to create a larger problem. DAN's Diving Emergency Management Provider (DEMP) program prepares you to handle the kinds of multifaceted accidents that may occur. It's an easy and fast way to take four of DAN's core first-aid courses in one program.The DEMP program prepares you to address multiple problems at once
and with confidence. It combines the knowledge and skills from the following
four courses into a single approach to managing diving emergencies:
Basic Life Support: CPR and First Aid, Neurological Assessment, Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries and First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries.

You will learn the content and skills of the four courses:
  • CPR & use of AEDs
  • Neurological assessments
  • Decompression illness and stroke
  • Atmospheric gases
  • Respiration and circulation
  • Oxygen safety
  • Oxygen first aid for scuba diving injuries
  • Envenomations from marine life
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Life-threatening complications
  • Seafood poisonings
  • Avoidance of marine life injuries


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