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Why DAN Europe?

" Keep up the great work in dive research and diving accidents so as to keep us all safe.
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Education

Are you ready to handle an emergency situation?

DAN Education aims to educate the public on the appropriate care for an injured person, and on how to interact with medical professionals . This education takes on many forms, disseminating information on topics related to both diving and non-diving safety, through articles, seminars, lectures and training programs.

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Search for DAN instructors and Instructor Trainers within the DAN Europe territories

#whywedoit
The call of the deep blue is different for everybody. The feeling, the passion and the immense sense of discovery. We are all unique in WhyWeDoIt.
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Exploring Antarctica - Research and Conservation with DAN

Put your headphones on, adjust your mask, and dive Antarctica with freediver Guillaume Néry, photographer Greg Lecoeur and filmmaker Florian Fischer. Our new #WhyWeDoIt episode is an epic adventure in the world’s southernmost continent, contributing to ocean conservation, exploration, medical research and much more

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News

Meet the winners of the Sustainable Tour 2022 competition

During the second edition of DAN Europe's Sustainable Tour, our team travelled around UK and Ireland to raise awareness among the diving community about the threat of Ocean Acidification.

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Restart a Heart Day, 16 October 2022

You can save a life!
Every 16th of October, national resuscitation councils across Europe hold various national events to champion the goals of Restart a Heart Day. It’s the right time to learn more about CPR (Cardiopulmonary resuscitation) and the use of AED (Automated External Defibrillator). Organised by the European Resuscitation Council (ERC), the event intends to raise awareness about cardiac arrest and help people to learn CPR, providing them life-saving skills and the confidence to use them.

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Emergencies in Cyprus: a note from the insurer

The following is a statement from our insurance subsidiary, IDA Insurance Limited, addressed to all those DAN Europe Members (resident and tourist divers, dive professionals, and dive businesses) visiting or operating in Cyprus.

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New National Emergency Hotline for UK resident Members

June 9th 2022 - DAN (Divers Alert Network) Europe is thrilled to announce the start of a new partnership with the Midlands Diving Chamber. DAN Europe members with declared residency in the UK can now rely on a new National Emergency Hotline number: 07931 472 602.

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Next Events

09
Feb
2023
20
Apr
2023

Diver Medical Technician course

9-12 February 2023

Where >> Online + The Netherlands

Instructor >> Chantelle Taylor-Newman

Info & Registration >> cnewman@daneurope.org

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Rebreather Forum 4

20-22 April 2023 | University of Malta campus

We are pleased to announce that we will be holding Rebreather Forum 4 (RF4), Thursday through Saturday, 20-22 April 2023 at the old University of Malta campus in Valletta, Malta, sponsored by DAN Europe, DAN, PADI and Heritage Malta.

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Emergency

International Emergency Number
+39 0642115685
Email
emergency@daneurope.org
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DAN Store

Here you find a variety of products related to diving safety and diver health. You will also find emergency oxygen equipment, AEDs and first-aid kits.

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Alert Diver Magazine

Read more about medical issues, research studies, accident prevention and incident insight

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COVID-19
and diving

Latest news, updates, and helpful resources on medical and safety issues related to COVID-19.

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DAN Ambassadors

Meet our special crew!

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