Scuba Center | DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC) in Minnesota
Scuba Center has been selling quality scuba diving and snorkeling equipment since 1973. You will find a wide selection of scuba and snorkeling equipment at both our Eagan, Minnesota and Minneapolis, Minnesota locations. Scuba Center Eagan
1571 Century Point
Eagan, Minnesota 55121
(651) 681-8434
Scuba Center Minneapolis
5015 Penn Ave South
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55419
(612) 925-4818

DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC)

DAN Instructor Training Center | DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC). | In DANīs most recent dive accident record, less than 33% of injured divers received emergency oxygen in the field. Few of those received oxygen concentrations approaching the recommended 100%. DAN and all major diving instructional agencies recommend that all divers be qualified to provide 100% oxygen in the field to those injured in a dive accident. | To become a DAN Instructor, you must participate in a DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC). | DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC) in Eagan, MinnesotaDAN Instructors are scuba diving educators who want to offer dive safety programs to their students. To become a DAN Instructor, you must participate in a DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC). The IQC follows a modular format. There is a Core Module and then a separate module representing each training program. The Core Module of the DAN Instructor Qualification Course is a required step to becoming a DAN Instructor. Before participating in the course, you should complete this online training module. You will need to complete the exam at the end and present the printed certificate to your Trainer.

Take the DAN IQC Core Module Online

Course Objective
The DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC) trains and educates qualified scuba diving educators to plan, manage, conduct and promote dive safety through DAN Training Programs such as the Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries course, the Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for Scuba Diving and the First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries course along with the Oxygen First Aid for Aquatic Emergencies course.

In addition, the course develops role-model teaching techniques in the use of first aid for suspected dive injuries. Instructor Candidates also have the opportunity to develop further knowledge in relation to the special considerations involved in providing emergency first aid.

Modules covered during the DAN IQC will include:

  • Emergency Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries

  • First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries

  • Basic Life Support: CPR and First Aid

  • Basic Life Support for Dive Professionals

  • On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers

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Prerequisites for DAN Instructor Qualification Course:

  • DAN Member

  • Active scuba diving educator*

  • Current First Aid and CPR provider (EFR, etc)

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* Note about the scuba diving educator requirement: Any scuba diving instructor, assistant instructor, or divemaster with a recognized training agency can attend the IQC.
DAN Instructor Qualification Course Fee: $695.00
(Fee and cancellation policy)
Includes: DAN Instructor Course materials

Class at our Eagan location

2017 DAN IQC Schedule:   Wed & Fri 5 - 10 pm
Contact our Eagan location to schedule.

*Customized schedules available upon request.