Diving Emergency Management Provider

Course Description

This course combines content from the following individual courses:

The course also covers the use of AEDs for SCUBA diving injuries. Participants who successfully complete this course will receive the following industry standard SCUBA certification: DAN DEMP, valid for two years.

Course ID: REC 1200P
Course Format: Classroom

Available Classroom Sections

There are no available sections for this course. Please check back later.

Special Discount

Exclusive discounts are available for this course. Georgia Tech and Georgia Aquarium Employees are eligible for a $20 dsicount (coupon code "REC-20"). Georgia Tech Students are eligible for a $40 discount (coupon code "REC-40"). Please use the appropriate coupon code during the online check-out process. 

Note: Coupon codes must be applied during checkout. Coupon codes cannot be redeemed after your checkout is complete. Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart . To use this discount, a valid employee or student I.D. will be required in class.

Prerequisites

Required

Who Should Attend

Certified divers who wish to gain advanced first aid training

How You Will Benefit

  • Review basic first aid.
  • Understand oxygen treatment for diving injuries.
  • Recognize and treat marine life injuries.
  • Respond to various victim scenarios.

Content

  • BLS Review
  • Assessment
  • Contacting EMS
  • Preventing disease transmission: BSI, PPE and barrier devices
  • Oxygen treatment for diving injuries
  • Review of diving physiology
  • Benefits of oxygen for diving injuries
  • Selecting a delivery device
  • Using an oxygen kit
  • Using an AED
  • Recognizing marine life injuries
  • Types of marine life injuries
  • Mechanisms of injury: Bites, stings and poisonings
  • Signs and symptoms of a marine life injury
  • Preventing marine life injuries
  • Treating marine life injuries
  • Rescue breathing
  • Treating for shock
  • Bleeding and wounds
  • Pressure immobilization
  • Victim scenarios
  • Responsive victims
  • Unresponsive victims
  • Multiple victims

Materials

Provided

  • Textbook: Diving Emergency Management Provider, Diver's Alert Network (Item #381-3100)

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Jim Consuegra