Thankfully, serious hazardous marine life injuries are rare, but most divers experience minor discomfort from unintentional encounters with jellyfish, fire coral,and other marine critters. You'll learn how to minimize (or avoid) these injuries and reduce diver discomfort and pain. Learn how to handle injuries from critters found around the world.
Breathe easy—knowing that you know how to recognize and treat injuries caused by marine life. Being the best buddy you can be means being prepared – especially in a time of need.
In one 3 hour classroom session you will learn how to:
We will cover how to prepare, set up and use First Aid kits to treat wildlife related injuries.
Student materials include:
For all your learning materials and equipment, contact Patriot Dive Center.
Though suited for divers, this course doesn’t include dives, which means it is equally applicable to those who are around divers – boat crew, non-diving buddies, lifeguards, and shore staff. You do not need any previous first aid training to take this course.
This class will prepare you to handle emergencies requiring First Aid. To better prepare for other emergencies be sure to check out the other DAN courses that we offer to include DAN DEMP to better round out your emergency skills.
For more information about this or other DAN courses have a chat with one of the Patriot Dive Center Team members.