Diver Emergency Medical Responder Course, Las Vegas USA (5 day course)
Learn how to be prepared and act confidently with the knowledge and skills necessary to deal with any diving based medical emergency.
So what is this course? The Diver Emergency Medical Responder Course is a course designed for Dive Leaders, Dive Instructors, Scientific Divers, Police, Fire and Public Safety Divers.
The course is of an Advanced Level of First Aid. We want you to put all of your skills learned in the 5 days to be able to tackle any Diving Emergency and feel confident you did everything you could to help. We have a very busy schedule and you will be expected to do a number of real-life scenarios through the course, so a lot of hands on.
What are the Pre-requisites to do the course:
Having learned CPR and First aid in the past would be of an advantage, however you will learn everything you need to during the course. You must be of good health and able to do a lot of moving and handling of people.
Do I have to be an EMT/Paramedic to do the course? No not at all. We do not teach invasive procedures on this course and it is a field based course not a Hyperbaric course.
Subjects covered in the 5 day course:
Role and Responsibility of a Diver Responder, Incident Assessment, Patient Assessment, Airway Assessment,
Oxygen Administration, CPR and AED, Breathing Difficulties, Anaphylaxis, Diabetes, Head Injuries, Seizures
Heart Conditions, Vital Signs, Management of minor and catastrophic bleeding, Poisoning
Burns and scalds, Environmental Exposures, Drowning, Muscular-skeletal trauma, Diving Physics
Decompression Sickness, Gas Toxicity, Ear Injuries and use of Otoscope, Lung Injuries, Marine Life Injuries.
This course is more advanced than the DAN DEMP course.
We have several companies who have sponsored our training who are exhibiting at DEMA and have given us a number of items to give away to our students during this course.
SUUNTO, Drink Tank Ltd, Buddy Watcher, SKB Cases
What certificate will I get? The Diver Medic brings you this amazing course. You will receive a wall certificate valid for two years.
How much is the course? The cost of the course is $550.00 (DEMA Special - Normally $750.00). You will receive a handbook, student kit, Diver Medic t-shirt and wall certificate and certification card.
Venue is very close to the Las Vegas Convention Centre (8 Min drive) DEMA 2016
Extra option - If you would like a seperate certification card for CPR Provider and Oxygen Administration Provider, we can provide you with the certifications at a cost of $25.00 per certification.
For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Our other course running in Las Vegas - http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/o/the-diver-medic-and-andi-international-11349897000