DAN Helps PADI® Club Members Explore Safely

Enjoy These Valuable Resources From DAN, Your Dive Safety Association®

24/7 Emergency Hotline

DAN’s Emergency Hotline is staffed by a team of doctors, nurses, and paramedics 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to coordinate care and manage evacuations in the event of a diving emergency.


Medical Information Line

Talk to a DAN medical specialist or Ask A Medic online when you need information about fitness to dive, prescriptions, or medical conditions related to diving.


Safety Seminars

DAN safety experts will be on-site to answer your dive safety questions at PADI Club events. We’ll help prepare you to stay safe before, during, and after your dives. 


Exclusive Webinars

With DAN, learning about dive safety never stops. Enjoy exclusive access to webinars from DAN’s Medical Services, Safety Services, and Research teams from anywhere in the world.


Digital Access To Alert Diver Magazine

PADI Club Members enjoy digital access to Alert Diver magazine online or through the DAN app, available on the App Store and Google Play.


Return To Diving Safely Program

This practical guide will help get you back to diving safely if you’ve been out of the water for a while. PADI Club members can watch the video to be better prepared for an upcoming dive adventure. 


Smart Guides

Whether you want to improve your buoyancy, your gas consumption, or your equalization, these quick guides are the resources you need to help you both above and below the water. 


Dive Medical Reference Books

PADI Club Members can access dive medical reference books about equalization, cardiovascular health, decompression sickness, and hazardous marine injuries.


Case Summaries & Quizzes

PADI Club members can improve their dive safety knowledge using DAN’s safety quizzes, dive accident case summaries, and publication library.

More Safety Resources

For newly certified PADI divers, experienced dive travel enthusiasts, and PADI Pros


Giant Stride For New Divers

This new digital guide explains scuba gear, dive etiquette, health and fitness, and dive travel safety. It’s a must-read for every newly certified PADI diver.


Prepared Diver Course

This informative and engaging e-learning course focuses on risk mitigation and how to avoid the most common triggers of dive incidents.


Travelers Medical Guide

DAN’s new Travelers Medical Guide was created to help divers and adventure travelers recognize and manage travel-related illnesses and injuries.

Monthly Giveaways

Each month, PADI Club Members will have a chance to win a DAN Annual Travel Insurance policy.*

DAN Annual Travel Insurance

*Complete program details coming soon.

Frequently Asked Questions

Does PADI Club Membership include DAN Membership?

PADI Club Membership does not include DAN Regular or Enhanced Membership. To become a DAN member, join online.

Does PADI Club Membership include DAN Travel Assist® Benefits or DAN Dive Accident Insurance?

PADI Club Membership does not include DAN Travel Assist® Benefits or access to DAN Dive Accident Insurance. To purchase DAN Dive Accident Insurance, first become a DAN member, then add your insurance.

Does DAN offer any other free safety resources for PADI Pros?

DAN offers many dive safety resources for dive professionals and businesses. DAN’s new Safety Tips For Dive Operators guide identifies many of the risks involved with running a dive operation and what can be done to mitigate them. DAN’s Hazard Identification and Risk Assessment (HIRA) program helps owners, operators, staff, and dive professionals identify hazards before they lead to injuries or losses. To learn more, contact a DAN representative for assistance.

Who do I contact for questions about my PADI Club account or benefits?

Contact the PADI Club team directly for assistance with your account or PADI Club benefits.

Where do I access my benefits after joining PADI Club?

You can access your benefits by logging in to your PADI Club Benefits page.

Will I receive a print copy of Alert Diver magazine?

PADI Club members will receive access to the digital edition of Alert Diver magazine online or through the DAN app. The print edition of Alert Diver is an exclusive benefit of DAN Enhanced Membership.


Join DAN And Enjoy More Benefits

DAN Membership is your gateway to a lifetime of safer diving. Get started today.

DAN Customer Service

Mon–Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET

+1 (919) 684-2948

+1 (800) 446-2671

Fax: +1 (919) 490-6630



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24/7 Emergency Hotline

In event of a dive accident or injury, call local EMS first, then call DAN.

24/7 Emergency Hotline:

+1 (919) 684-9111

(Collect calls accepted)

DAN must arrange transportation for covered emergency medical evacuation fees to be paid.

Medical Information Line

Get answers to your nonemergency health and diving questions.

Mon–Fri, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET

+1 (919) 684-2948, Option 4

Online: Ask A Medic

(Allow 24-48 hours for a response.)

Travel insurance coverages are underwritten by: Generali U.S. Branch, New York, NY; NAIC # 11231, for the operating name used in certain states, please see Important Disclosures.