As a dive professional, you are a champion of safety, working on the front lines every day to protect the divers in your care. While being a dive professional has many perks, DAN understands that it also comes with the significant responsibility of safeguarding lives.
That is why DAN is here to champion you. DAN provides all dive shops, dive instructors, divemasters and dive leaders access to risk mitigation and safety programs designed to protect both divers and dive professionals. From diver protection to accident prevention to emergency management, DAN’s Professional Membership program offers the tools you need to realize our shared vision of making every dive accident- and injury-free.
CPR and First Aid
Webinars and Videos
Discounts on Retail Products
Receive preferred pricing on oxygen units, first aid kits and safety products.
Member pricing can be accessed through your online account.
DAN Professional Members gain access to DAN World’s suite of e-learning courses. There is a range of courses you are able to complete at no cost to improve your own diving health and safety knowledge such as HIRA Levels I and II for Dive Professionals, Emergency Planning for Dive Operators and Professionals, and more. In addition, you are welcome to utilize DAN’s Prepared Diver Course, which is a multimedia learning program for students and new divers that details proper diving behaviors and safe diving procedures.
There is also an opportunity to become a DAN First Aid Instructor and teach our suite of courses to your local community to generate additional revenue and introduce scuba diving to nondivers.
Teaches fundamentals of recognizing dive injuries and responding to and managing dive emergencies with oxygen
CPR and First Aid
Covers lifesaving skills including how to perform CPR, manage shock and assess common injuries
Ideal for professionals and other specialists seeking a certification that meets OSHA guidelines for workplace CPR and first aid
Become a DAN Instructor
Go to the instructor directory and select a DAN Instructor Trainer or DAN Examiner near you. They will assist you through the completion of the e-learning modules and the Instructor Qualification Course.
This video-based course is perfect for new divers, those undertaking refresher training, or anyone who wishes to brush up on their knowledge of the problems divers face. Each module covers one of the five main triggers of incidents and can be accessed and reviewed independently.
- Respect Your Limits
- Be Aware of Your Air
- Listen to Your Ears
- Maintain Good Buoyancy
- Control Your Ascents
How To Invite Students To An E-Learning Course
- Log in to your e-learning account.
- Find the course you want to share with your student and click “Invite Students.”
- From the email invite page, enter the email address of each student you wish to invite to the course.
When your divers are underwater, you want to be certain that they have the knowledge needed to explore safely. We’ve made it our mission to deliver extensive educational resources to help keep your divers safe — both in and out of the water.
Health & Diving Library
Learn more about the medical and fitness topics that most commonly affect divers.
These quick-reference guides cover the health and safety issues most relevant to divers.
Public Safety Campaigns
These campaigns highlight important issues faced by the dive community.
These summarized guidelines cover diving with diabetes, flying after diving and more.
Resources For Dive Operators and Professionals
- Prepared Diver Program
- Case Summaries
- Online Seminars
- Workshop Proceedings
- DAN Annual Diving Report
Discounts on Retail Products
Business Members receive special prices on DAN’s first aid kits, oxygen units and safety products.
Every day, operators around the world trust DAN’s oxygen units and first aid kits to perform in an emergency. That’s because DAN’s products have been developed, tested and refined with input from leading doctors and researchers to meet the discriminating requirements of the dive community.
DAN’s oxygen units are designed to withstand the rigors of professional use. Waterproof cases provide protection for internal components in even the harshest marine environments.
First Aid Kits
DAN’s line of first aid kits ranges from compact kits suited for minor injuries to solutions designed to help you respond to serious emergencies.
Why DAN Products?
- Designed by our medical and research experts to treat injuries in the worst conditions; proven to save lives
- Available in various sizes and configurations that can address everything from the most minor injuries to life-threatening ones in remote environments
- Easy to transport
- Customizable; supplies and equipment can be added as needed
Phone: +61-3-9886 9166
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-9 p.m. AEST
Latin America & Caribbean
Phone: +1-202-470-0929 (English)
Phone: +52-55-8421-9866 (Spanish)
Monday – Friday 8.30 a.m.- 5 p.m.
24/7 Emergency Hotline
DAN medics are available
24 / 7 / 365.
Medical Information Line
Get answers to your non-emergency-related health and diving questions.
Monday–Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. ET
+1 (919) 684-2948
Online: Ask A Medic
Please allow 24-48 hours for a response.
Dive Safety Resources