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On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers



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On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers

Intended Audience: Learn how to conduct a neurological assessment on a potentially injured diver in this course. 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.

Class Length: 4 hours

Minimum Age: None

Course Cost: $80

Prerequisites: DAN Oxygen Provider certification

Course Fees Include:
  • On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers Student Handbook
  • Instruction & practice time
  • DAN Certification Card
  • Lifetime support - Call or email if you ever have any class-related questions

Not Include:
  • CPR Certification
  • DAN Membership (optional)
  • Waterproof DAN Certification Card (optional)
  • Transportation, hotel and meals

Equipment Requirements: None required.

Course Overview:
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.

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For more information, contact:
Tim B Cochrane
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