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DAN O2 Training

First Aid Courses for Scuba Divers

Whether it is being on the scene of an accident or witnessing a health-related emergency, most people will be involved in a crisis situation at some point in their lives. Are you prepared to help?  Do you have the skills to respond quickly?

Developed by medical experts, DAN’s courses are easy to understand and designed to provide you with the skills and confidence you need to respond in emergency situations. DAN first aid courses prepare divers to manage injuries related to scuba diving. All courses meet the 2010 ILCOR and AHA CPR guidelines. The training can also extend to other environments. Isn't it worth a few hours one evening or weekend to learn the skills that could save a life?


Being prepared can often save a life.

Empower yourself with the tools you need.

Take a course now!


Developed by Dive Medicine Physicians and Scuba Diving Educators


Mermet Springs provides these pieces of equipment for the DAN Training Courses

DAN O2 Training
Emergency Oxygen
Emergency Oxygen (EO2)

Assist with Scuba Diving Injuries & Non-Fatal Drowning

4 - 5 Hour Course


  • Primary diving first aid

  • Learn oxygen delivery options

  • Provide oxygen to breathing or non-breathing injured divers

Diving Emergency Management Provider
Basic Life Support
Diving Emergency Management Provider (DEMP) 

16 Hour Course

To earn this recognition, divers must hold current certifications in:

  • Develop CPR skills

  • Provide oxygen first aid

  • Conduct neurological assessment

  • Treat injuries from marine life

Basic Life Support: CPR and First Aid (BLS FA)

Learn emergency skills Help save a life .

5 Hour Course


  • Meets ILCOR/AHA 2010 Guidelines

  • Manage shock and choking

  • Assess injuries.

Neurological Assessment (NUERO)
Neurological Assessment (NUERO)

Recognize signs of Stroke & Decompression Illness

4 Hour Course


  • Recognize nervous system injury

  • Learn assessment techniques

  • Uncover subtle changes

  • F-A-S-T Assessment

CPR Health Care Provider with First Aid
CPR Health Care Provider with First Aid  (CPR/FA HCP)

Learn advanced life support & first Aid skills

8 Hour Course


  • 1 and 2 person CPR

  • Child and infant CPR

  • Obstructed-airway techniques

  • Suctioning techniques

Diving First Aid for Professional Divers
Diving First Aid for Professional Divers (FA Pro)

Emergency Oxygen, Neurological Assessment Marine Injuries, CPR

16 Hour Course

  • Ideal for Commercial Divers

  • Meets OSHA Guidelines

  • Covers blood-borne pathogens

  • Advanced oxygen and CPR

First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life
First Aid for  Hazardous Marine Life Injuries (HMLI)

5 Hour Course


  • Assist with Stings, Bites, Seafood Poisoning

  • Identify hazardous marine life

  • Practice treating injuries

  • Gain tools to avoid injuries

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