Emergency Management Provider
It is a rare event when a dive emergency is a single
event. More often than not, separate small problems compound to create a
Divers and dive professionals interested in understanding
first aid care for dive emergencies can now take the Diving Emergency
Management Provider course from a DAN Instructor. This single program
integrates the knowledge and skills from several DAN Training Programs
into a single eight-hour day.
The Diving Emergency Management Provider course includes:
The knowledge and skills from the
DAN Advanced Oxygen First Aid
for Scuba Diving Injuries module are optional in this program.
After reviewing the skills and knowledge development portions of this
program, the students then participate in an integrated scenario where
they get the opportunity to bring together all of the skills they learned
in each of the segments into a single scenario.
DAN offers several dive-oriented first aid training programs. Because
these courses are often taught independently, there is repetitive
information and skills. The Diving Emergency Management Provider program
allows DAN Instructors to offer an integrated program to train divers to
learn the information and skills in DAN Training Programs, at a
significant savings of time, but without sacrificing any skills.
Recommended Minimum Hours of Training
Train divers to respond to dive emergencies in a single
comprehensive package. This is not a new training program from DAN.
Rather, it is an all-inclusive method of presenting and promoting DAN
8 hours (6 hours without Advanced Oxygen Provider)
Course includes all materials including:
Oronasal Resucitation Mask
Current certification in CPR