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Black Hills Aquatic Adventures

Black Hills Aquatic Adventures

Start your many marine adventures here with us...

 (605) 791-1262

Hours of Operation
Wed-Fri: 10am-5pm
(Winter hours: Thu close 4pm)
Sat: 9am-5pm
Closed Sun-Tues
402 E Fairmont Blvd, Ste B
Rapid City, SD 57701

Divers Alert Network Classes
Early registration (minimum 1 week) required for all classes
due to on-line sessions

Basic Life Support: CPR and First Aid BLS

Everyone should be familiar with the signs and symptoms of life-threatening conditions. Students of this course learn to recognize these conditions and develop the skills to respond effectively. In addition to covering the basics of cardiovascular diseases, shock, choking and external bleeding, this course addresses additional circumstances that may require intervention from EMS. (4hrs) $154.99
Duel Certification can be included-(AHA) Extra

Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries EO2

Scuba diving injuries are rare and symptoms are often subtle, but recognizing problems and initiating appropriate action can speed an injured diver’s recovery and minimize lasting effects. Oxygen first aid is one of the initial responses for diving injuries. (4hrs) $84.99

First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries HMLI

Injuries caused by hazardous marine life are rare, but entering the marine environment always carries the risk of being stung, bitten or cut. Water enthusiasts of all kinds can benefit from knowing how to recognize and avoid hazardous marine life and how to respond to injuries. (4hrs) $84.99

Neurological Assessment NA

Neurological injuries are the leading cause of long-term disability. The basic assessments taught in this course aid in recognizing key signs of neurological injuries such as stroke and decompression illness (DCI). Early recognition can lead to faster response time and improved long-term outcomes. (2hrs) $49.99

CPR Health Care Provider with First Aid HCPFA

When they occur in locations distant from emergency services, some dive incidents may require team-based first-aid response. This course helps students develop the skills needed to provide basic life support techniques necessary for effective prolonged care and basic first aid. (4hrs) $119.99

Diving Emergency Management Provider DEMP

Dive accidents are rare, but they may require prompt, specific action. No single set of skills will meet all the various demands a dive accident may present. The Diving Emergency Management Provider (DEMP) program combines skills from four first-aid courses offered by your instructor to streamline and put into context the care that may be necessary.

This program meets the current recommendations from the October 2015 Guidelines Update for Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation and Emergency Cardiovascular Care issued by the International Liaison Council on Resuscitation (ILCOR)/American Heart Association (AHA). (12hrs) $349.99

Duel certification can be included-AHA 

Diving First Aid for Professional Divers DFAP

The Diving First Aid for Professional Divers (DFA Pro) course is aimed at commercial, professional, scientific divers and aquarium staff and volunteers and meets the 2015 Guidelines for Resuscitation & OSHA.

The course is comprised of information from the Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries, Neurological Assessment, First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries and CPR HCP plus Bloodborne pathogens. (12) $389.99----Duel certification can be included-AHA 

In some courses dual certifications can be arranged added fee: $25.00
Certifiying Agencies:

  • Divers Alert Network (DAN),
  • American Heart Association(AHA)
  • National Association of Underwater Instructors(NAUI),
Contact Info
  • Wednesday-Friday: 10am - 5pm
    Saturday: 9am-5pm
  • Closed Sunday-Tuesday
  • Sunday Classes 9am-4pm
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