Scuba Center | DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers Course 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 On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers

The DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers Provider ("DAN Neuro Provider") program -- Divers and dive professionals interested in understanding first aid care for dive emergencies can now take the On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers course from a qualified DAN Instructor in Eagan, MinnesotaApproximately two-thirds of divers with decompression illness have evidence of damage to the nervous system. These signs are often vague and can go unrecognized by the diver. This can cause them to be dismissed as insignificant or not dive-related.

This program focuses on how to obtain essential information about a diver involved in a dive emergency and what information to relay to emergency medical services.

Only medical professionals should diagnose medical conditions. The information you gather while performing a neurological assessment will be useful to help the dive physician understand the extent of the injury and how it has changed in the time it took to get the diver from the dive site to definitive care.

The DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers Provider ("DAN Neuro Provider") program is designed to:
  • Refresh the knowledge of the warning signs of a dive emergency

  • Identify when it is appropriate to conduct an On-Site Neurological Assessment

  • Conduct an On-Site Neurological Assessment

The information gained in this assessment can help convince a diver of the need for oxygen first aid, and help a dive physician determine the proper treatment.

DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers -- To successfully complete the DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers course, participants must demonstrate skill and confidence in conducting an On-Site Neurological Assessment.
At the end of this program, DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers, participants will be able to:
  • Understand and identify common warning signs of decompression illness.

  • Take a dive history to determine when it is appropriate to conduct a complete On-Site Neurological Assessment.

  • Use an On-Site Neurological Assessment Slate to conduct a complete On-Site Neurological Assessment.

Prerequisite:  At least 12 years old and have current CPR training.
DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers Course Fee:  $69.00
(Fee and cancellation policy)
DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers Course -- Approximately two-thirds of divers with decompression illness have evidence of damage to the nervous system. These signs are often vague and can go unrecognized by the diver. This can cause them to be dismissed as insignificant or not dive-related. This program focuses on how to obtain essential information about a diver involved in a dive emergency and what information to relay to emergency medical services. -- DAN On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers Class in Eagan, Minnesota
Includes: All required DAN Neurological Assessment Course materials
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DAN Neurological Assessment Schedule:   One Wednesday evening, 6:00 - 9:00pm

Contact our Eagan location to schedule.

Class held at our store in Eagan, Minnesota
  DAN recommends retraining every two years.