There’s no doubt that a prepared diver is a safer diver. The Diver’s Alert Network (DAN) is the leading agency studying diving related deaths, injuries, and illnesses for the past 40 years! They have put together an online, video-based course called Prepared Diver that takes you through some important checklists to keep you ready for anything. And the best part — it’s completely FREE! Amazing.
DAN’s Prepared Diver course is
based upon real-life dive accidents and uses engaging
video modules to help divers learn more about the
science of diving so they can make informed
decisions and minimize risk.
The course addresses the 5 main issues that seem to account for a majority of diving accidents and tells you how to prevent and prepare for them. These main topics are:
We hope you’ll check out the Prepared Diver Course. Continuing education is important in all skills, and diving is no different. DAN is an industry leader in diving education and the absolute authority on diving medicine. Check out their website for many great resources.
Prepared Diver Course – where to sign up
To access the course, visit DAN.DiverELearning.com, log in or create an account, and then look for the course under the “Available” tab. If you’ve started or completed the course previously, it may be found under the “My Courses” or “Completed” tab.
If you’ve taken the course, let us know about your experience in the comments below!