Emergency O2 for Scuba Diving Injuries
Why Take This Course?
This course will teach you the techniques of emergency oxygen administration for suspected diving injuries and nonfatal drowning. You will learn the fundamentals of recognizing dive-injuries along with response and management.
• Atmospheric gases
• Respiration and circulation
• Decompression illness
• Oxygen and diving injuries
• Oxygen safety
The Skills You’ll Develop
• Oxygen equipment identification, assembly and disassembly
• Scene safety assessment
• Initial assessment
• Use of Demand inhalator valve, Nonrebreather mask,
• Use of Bag-valve mask, Manually triggered ventilator
• Creation of an Emergency assistance plan.
In Class Practice
• 3 – 4 hours
Required Student Materials
EO2 Student Kit Includes
• 1 EO2 knowledge development e-Learning
• 1 digital EO2 student handbook
• 1 oronasal resuscitation mask
• 1 pair of disposable nitrile gloves
• 1 DAN oxygen maintenance slate
• 1 Nonrebreather mask
EO2 Course Tuition
Tuition – $140.00 — includes EO2 Student Kit , classroom instruction and certification
Developed by medical experts, the Diver’s Alert Network (DAN) courses are easy to understand and designed to provide you with the skills and confidence you need to respond to emergency situations.
DAN first aid courses prepare divers to manage injuries related to scuba diving. This certification satisfies U.S. Coast Guard requirements for Boat Captain’s Licensing. All courses are accredtited by the International Liaison Committee on Resuscitation (ILCOR) and the American Heart Foundation.