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Black Hills Aquatic Adventures

Black Hills Aquatic Adventures

 (605) 791-1262

Divers Alert Network Classes
Early registration (minimum 1-2 weeks) required for all classes
due to on-line sessions

DAN Mission Statement DAN helps divers in need with medical emergency assistance and promotes diving safety through research, education, products and services.

All, Divers Alert Network, first aid training courses are written to meet the Guidelines for Resuscitation as released by the International Liaison Council on Resuscitation (ILCOR) and the American Heart Association in 2020

Basic Life Support (BLS): CPR and First Aid 

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.
Certification in ADULT, CHILD, and INFANT CPR/AED. (5hrs) $154.99
Duel Certification can be included-(AHA) 

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

Diving First Aid for Professional Divers DFAPRO

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 the Basic Life Support (BLS), Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries, Neurological Assessment, First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries, plus Bloodborne pathogens.(12hrs)  $389.99----Duel certification can be included-(AHA) 

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

The role of the Instructor is to conduct provider-level courses in a positive learning environment. At the end of each course, students should feel comfortable and confident in recognizing the signs and symptoms of diving injuries as well as providing first aid to injured individuals while activating Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and calling DAN. 
This course was designed for Dive Masters, Diving Instructors, Commercial Diving instructors (FOR OSHA COMPLIENTS) (22 HRS)
price includes instructor kit: 

Two (2) week Minimum registration time for this class, due to scheduling purposes and delivery of student kits.  

This course introduces the philosophy of the Instructor Qualification Course to be conducted by approved DAN Instructor Trainers. This version is for Instructor Trainer candidates who wish to offer the full suite of DAN first aid courses to their instructor candidates.(16 hours)
price includes instructors Kit: $675.00

Two (2) week Minimum registration time for this class, due to scheduling purposes and delivery of student kits.  

Certifying Agencies:

  • Divers Alert Network (DAN),
  • American Heart Association(AHA)

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 Phone: (605) 791-1262
 402 E Fairmont Blvd, Ste B
 Rapid City, SD 57701