Sat, Feb 11|
First-Aid & Safety Workshop
Are you prepared to handle emergency situations while diving? Join our PADI Down Under Dive Shop Diving First Aid and Safety Workshop and gain the essential skills and knowledge to keep yourself and others safe while diving.
Time & Location
Feb 11, 2023, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Gulf Shores, 1129 Gulf Shores Pkwy, Gulf Shores, AL 36542, USA
About the event
Down Under Dive Shop is proud to present a comprehensive diving first aid and safety workshop, conducted by our team of certified instructors. This hands-on training will provide participants with the essential skills and knowledge to handle emergency situations while diving. The workshop will cover a wide range of topics, including managing shock, injury, and administering oxygen.
Our PADI certified instructors are experienced professionals who have a wealth of knowledge and expertise in diving first aid and safety. They will provide participants with a thorough understanding of the equipment, procedures, and protocols required to manage emergency situations. The training will be conducted both in the classroom and in the water, providing participants with the opportunity to practice the skills they learn in a realistic environment. Lunch will also be included.
This workshop is suitable for divers of all levels, from beginners to experienced divers, and is an excellent opportunity to improve your diving skills, knowledge and safety.
Some of the key takeaways from the course include:
- Understanding of the equipment, procedures, and protocols required to manage emergency situations while diving.
- Knowledge of the signs and symptoms of common diving injuries and illnesses, and how to administer first aid.
- Familiarity with the use of oxygen equipment and emergency oxygen administration techniques.
- Hands-on training in the use of emergency signaling devices and emergency evacuation procedures.
- Practice in assessing and stabilizing a diver in distress and providing emergency care in both the classroom and in-water scenarios.
- Understanding of the importance of dive accident management, dive accident investigation and the role of the dive professional in dive accident management.
- Opportunities to improve your diving skills and knowledge, and to become a safer and more responsible diver.
- PADI Divers First Aid for Dive Professionals certificate upon completion of the course.
Participants will be able to respond to emergency situations with confidence and take the appropriate actions to help and assist in the best possible way, which will be useful not only in the diving context but also in the everyday life.
The cost of this event is $107