Scientific Diver First Aid, CPR, AED, Oxygen Administration

4 hours
Upon initial assignment and every 2 years
UW Diving Safety Officer approval
Course mode: 

This course teaches scientific divers to provide first-aid, CPR, AED, and emergency oxygen. It focuses on skills specific to the learners' work environments. This is a Diver's Alert Network (DAN) course.

To schedule training, please email our Diving Safety Officers.

Accommodations and language services 

The University of Washington is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodations to individuals who need them. 

  • To request a disability accommodation, please contact the UW Disability Services Office at 206-543-6450 (V), 206-543-6452(TTY), or email at 

  • To request safety training in a language other than English, please contact EH&S training at and notify your supervisor. EH&S will work with you and your supervisor to arrange for interpretation or translation services. 

  • For other accommodation requests, please contact EH&S Training at  

Intended Audience 

Required for active status UW Scientific Divers and Scientific Divers-in-Training in the UW Diving Safety Program. Retraining is required every 2 years.


Diving and Boating Safety Program Contact

(206) 543-7262