DFAPRO

Instructor Qualifying Course

Pre-requisite for becoming a DAN Instructor:

  • Active DAN member
  • Active status dive educator (Divemaster, Instructor)
  • Current CPR Instructor
    • completion of one of the DAN CPR provider courses during the IQC meets this requirement

Role of the Instructor

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 recognising the signs and symptoms of diving injuries, as well as providing first aid to injured individuals while activating Emergency Services and callin Divers Alert Network.

Dive Emerency Management Provider (DEMP) Instructor

May teach the full DEMP course and the following individual provider level modules:

  • BLS: CPR and FA
  • EO2
  • HMLI
  • NEURO

Diving First AId for Professional Divers (DFAPRO) Instructor

May teach the full DFAPRO course and the following individual provider level modules:

  • BLS: CPR and FA
  • EO2
  • HMLI
  • NEURO
  • CPR: HCP