DAN First Aid Level 1 – Emergency Life Support
This basic program, with a nominal duration of 8 hours, is available to any person who is 12 years or older and covers some basic procedures that should enable you to assist an injured or ill person until medical aid is accessed. You do not need to be a scuba diver to take this course however, here at Mermaids Dive Career Centre Pattaya, Thailand most of us are:)
Topics include: assessment and safety, external bleeding, management of the unconscious victim, cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), shock, cross infection, basic orientation to first aid in the workplace, first aid kits and moving of injured persons. You will participate in both theory and practical sessions, during which your skills will be assessed.
After the competent completion of all of the required skills, you will receive a Statement of Attainment from DAN when the registration procedures have been completed. The program is accredited by (US) State and National government recognition authorities under National Training Recognition Scheme (NTRS)
All DAN Courses offered by Mermaids CDC – Pattaya, Thailand:
- DAN – Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries
- DAN – On-site Neurological Assessment for Divers
- DAN – Automated External Defibrillators
- DAN – First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries
- DAN – First Aid – Level 1 – Emergency Life Support
Mermaids Dive Career Centre Pattaya, Thailand offer the full range of DAN (Divers Alert Network) courses in house. All DAN training can take place on your schedule with a little notice.