EMT-D RN- D
Emergency Medical Responder - D
EMT -D and EMR -D Course
Learn how to be prepared and act confidently with the knowledge and skills necessary to deal with any diving based medical emergency.
The EMT - D Course is designed for all certified EMTs.
The EMR-D course is designed for all certified EMRs
(NON-US Medical personal may also take this course) If you do not have a medical qualification we suggest you take the Diver Emergency Responder course that starts on the 19th March to 23rd March 2017 at the same location.
The EMT -D/ EMR-D course is field based only. We want you to put all of your skills learned as an EMT/EMR to be able to tackle any Diving Emergency and feel confident you did everything you could to help. We have a very busy schedule and you will be expected to do a number of real-life scenarios through the 2 days. This is the perfect course for those of you who may attend a Scuba Diving injury along the coast or at an inland Dive Site or even in your Emergency Department.
We will be covering the following subjects:
Diving Physics - Laws in Diving
Universal Gas Equation
Pathology and manifestation of DCI
Types of DCI
Recognition and managment of DCI
Understanding of treatment tables used in a recompression chamber
Carbon Monoxide Toxicity
High Pressure Nervous Syndrome
Inert Gas Narcosis
Hydrocarbons/Breathing Gas Contamination
Ear Nose and Throat structures
Barotrauma to the ears
Recognition and management of injuries
Correct use of Otoscope
Arterial Gas Embolism
Marine Life Injuries
Treament of marine life injuries
Diving Emergency scenarios
We have a New Jersey state registered physician who is our Medical Director for this course.
What certificate will I get? The Diver Medic brings you this amazing course. You will receive a wall and card certificate valid for two years. EMT's will receive the EMT - D Certification and EMR's will Recieve a EMR-D Certification.
How much is the course? The cost of the course is $270.00 (BTS Special - Normally $350.00). You will receive a handout and wall certificate and certification card.
For more information please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Call: 917 299 4308
The course is of an Advanced Level of First Aid. We want you to put all of your skills learned in the 5 days to be able to tackle any Diving Emergency and feel confident you did everything you could to help. We have a very busy schedule and you will be expected to do a number of real-life scenarios through the course, so a lot of hands on.
Having learned CPR and First aid in the past would be of an advantage, however you will learn everything you need to during the course. You must be of good health and able to do a lot of moving and handling of people.