DAN First Aid

Course Type: Diving Pro

The DAN First Aid course represents training designed to educate persons with a CPR/BLS certification in providing First Aid to adult victims with non immediately life threatening injuries. Although the course was designed to be taught together with the DAN BLS course, it can also be offered as extra module to those who already have a DAN BLS or other BLS certification, respecting ERC guidelines. In a real accident situation First Aid skills are the next step after providing effective BLS.

Why do this course

The DAN First Aid provider program is designed to teach the knowledge and skills needed to provide first aid to Adults in non - immediately life threatening situations (or after having provided BLS in life threatening situations). First Aid consists out of several techniques that relieves pain, stop injury from getting worse and can determine the type of injury or illness.

Equipment & Materials

  • DAN First Aid Manual

Prerequisites

None

Main Skills

  • Perform Injury Assessment
  • Perform Illness Assessment
  • Bandaging
  • Splinting
  • Lifting & Moving Injured Person