Scuba Center | DAN Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries Course | Scuba Center in Eagan, 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 Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries

DAN Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries Course -- As a recreational diver, you can receive training to provide vital first aid that can make a difference to a scuba diver with decompression illness. The DAN Oxygen Provider Course provides entry-level training in the recognition and management of possible diving-related injuries using emergency oxygen first aid. If a diver is suspected of having decompression sickness or arterial gas embolism, emergency oxygen (O2) can do a great deal to assist the patient during transport to proper medical care.

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% O2. 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.

DAN Soft Sided Emergency Oxygen Unit with MTV-100 | DAN Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries Courses | Scuba Center in Eagan, MNThis course represents entry level training designed to educate the general diving (and qualified non-diving) public inDAN First Aid Backpack w/O2 & MTV-100 | DAN Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries Course offered in Eagan, Minnesota recognizing possible dive related injuries and providing emergency oxygen first aid while activating the local emergency medical services (EMS) and/or arranging for evacuation to the nearest available medical facility.

This DAN Emergency Oxygen Provider course will train you to...
  • Recognize the signs and symptoms of a dive injury.

  • Assemble and use DAN Oxygen equipment: Including Bag Valve Mask (BVM), and Manually Triggered Ventilator (MTV).

  • Administer oxygen to an injured diver using multiple methods.

  • Activate local emergency management system (EMS).

  • Arrange for evacuation of the injured diver.

Prerequisite:  Students should be at least 12 years old and have current CPR training.
DAN Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries Course -- 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. -- DAN O2 Provider Class
DAN Emergency Oxygen Course Fee:  $79.00
(Fee and cancellation policy)

DAN O2 Schedule:   Mondays; 5:00-9:00

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