• Divers First AID

    When a diving accident occurs, multiple things happen. Separate small problems can compound to create a larger problem. Respond Right Australia Divers First Aid program prepares you to handle the kinds of multifaceted accidents that may occur. It’s an easy and fast way to take four of Respond Right Australia┬ácore first-aid courses in one program.

    Diver First Aid (RR-DFA)This program meets the requirements for all diving Rescue courses and all dive Professional required training. Includes:

    (1) Provide Basic Emergency Life Support 

    (2) Perform Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation

    (3) Provide Basic (O2) & Oxygen Administration for Divers

    (4)Use of an Automated External Defibrillator

    The Divers First Aid program prepares you to address multiple problems at once and with confidence. It combines the knowledge and skills from the following four courses into a single approach to managing diving emergencies:
    Basic Life Support: CPR and First Aid, Neurological Assessment, Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries and 

    First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries.

    You will learn the content and skills of the four courses:

    • Provide CPR 
    • Use of AED
    • Neurological assessments
    • Decompression illness 
    • Care of a Stroke victim 
    • Respiration and circulation
    • Oxygen safety
    • Oxygen first aid for scuba diving injuries 
    • Envenomations from marine life
    • Traumatic injuries
    • Life-threatening complications
    • Marine life injuries