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EMT-D and EMR -D Course (Field Diving accidents and Emergencies)-Bermuda
Sat, 29 Apr 2017, 08:00 – Sun, 30 Apr 2017, 17:00 ADT
EMT -D and EMR -D Course
Learn how to be prepared and act confidently with the knowledge and skills necessary to deal with any diving based medical emergency.
The EMT - D Course is designed for all certified EMTs.
The EMR-D course is designed for all certified EMRs
(NON-US Medical personal may also take this course) If you do not have a medical qualification we suggest you take the Diver Emergency Responder course that starts on the 26th April to 30th April 2017 at the same location.
The EMT -D/ EMR-D course is field based only. We want you to put all of your skills learned as an EMT/EMR 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 2 days. This is the perfect course for those of you who may attend a Scuba Diving injury along the coast or at an inland Dive Site or even in your Emergency Department.
We will be covering the following subjects:
Diving Physics - Laws in Diving
- Boyles Law
- Charles Law
- Universal Gas Equation
- Henry's Law
- Dalton's Law
- Pathology and manifestation of DCI
- Types of DCI
- Recognition and managment of DCI
- Understanding of treatment tables used in a recompression chamber
- Neurological Assessment
- Oxygen Toxicity
- Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
- High Pressure Nervous Syndrome
- Inert Gas Narcosis
- Hydrocarbons/Breathing Gas Contamination
- Ear Nose and Throat structures
- Reverse Block
- Barotrauma to the ears
- Recognition and management of injuries
- Correct use of Otoscope
- Tension Pneumothorax
- Flail chest
- Chest Injuries
- Subcutaneous Emphysema
- Arterial Gas Embolism
Marine Life Injuries
- Venomous Injuries
- Other injuries
- Treament of marine life injuries
Diving Emergency scenarios
We have a New Jersey state registered physician who is our Medical Director for this course.
What certificate will I get? The Diver Medic brings you this amazing course. You will receive a wall and card certificate valid for two years. EMT's will receive the EMT - D Certification and EMR's will Recieve a EMR-D Certification.
How much is the course? The cost of the course is $270.00 (Bermuda Special - Normally $350.00). You will receive a handout and wall certificate and certification card.
For more information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Call: 917 299 4308