Education & Events

Promoting dive safety through education is at the core of DAN’s mission. We offer first-class dive safety training and education to divers, dive professionals, dive center operators and medical professionals around the world. DAN Instructors are among the most experienced and capable in the industry. Their passion for teaching combined with DAN’s ongoing commitment to keeping divers safe set our programs apart. Learn more about our programs below, and start making your dives safer today.

Shows and Events

DAN offers a variety of educational opportunities throughout the year. Whether you’re a medical professional, a diver or a dive business owner, we hope to see you at an upcoming continuing medical education course, dive safety seminar or trade show. Never miss a public lecture, DAN training opportunity or webinar again. Get the details you need ahead of time — check out our full schedule of upcoming events.

First Aid Courses

DAN’s first aid courses were created with divers in mind. But they will give you the skills to respond to almost any emergency no matter where it occurs. These engaging and rewarding courses can be completed in as little time as a single afternoon and can equip you to save lives both on and off the water. Don’t wait until an emergency strikes to find out if you’re ready to respond, find a DAN Instructor near you and start a course today.


Learn at your own pace from wherever you are with DAN E-Learning. Whether you want to gain new first aid skills, refine the safety of your dive operation or better educate your students about dive safety or diving science, DAN has a course for you. Log in now to find out what there is to learn.

Become a DAN Instructor

When you become a DAN Instructor you can help build a more skillful and better trained community of divers. As a DAN Instructor the possibilities for professional growth are endless.