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DAN First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries

The DAN First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries course is designed to provide divers (and interested non-divers) with useful tools to identify dangerous marine life species, to avoid possible injuries caused by them and to be ready to provide the necessary first aid.

The DAN First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries course is designed to increase the knowledge of Basic Life Support (BLS) and First Aid and integrate them with specific techniques for the management of injuries caused by dangerous marine life.

This programme also provides the basic tools to recognise potential dangers from marine wildlife and prevent injuries caused by them.

Main objectives
  • Know the different types of injury caused by hazardous marine life:
    • Poisoning
    • Bites
    • Irritations, cuts and abrasions
    • Seafood poisoning
  • Warning signs and First Aid procedures specific for the type of injury
  • How to avoid hazardous marine life injuries

Course Duration

4 hours


DAN Basic Life Support certification (or equivalent*) /First Aid

(*) A CPR/Basic Life Support course is equivalent to the DAN BLS course if it follows the latest ERC guidelines and the certification is issued by a recognised first aid organisation

Certification Renewal

Every 24 months

Getting Started

This is one of our specialist course and we run them as custom courses to enrol please book the holding course below making your purchase online through our website.

You will then receive an email asking for some more details to get you registered and also offering some help to get you started with your online materials. We will contact you to arrange more details on logistics of your course, such where to be and when.

If you are unsure simply contact us to discuss this further.

  Start Date Course Type   Price    
25 Dec 2022 First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries £ 150.00