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COVID-19 – The Diver Medic announces live and on-demand webinars


COVID-19, The Diver Medic

The Diver Medic has something for everyone in this enforced downtime from the COVID-19 pandemic, whether you are new to diving or a hardened veteran.

First of all, Chantelle Newman, founder of The Diver Medic, would like to thank all the frontline medical workers and all essential workers dealing with this life-changing virus. She said: “You all have been a critical lifeline in the time of need – thank you.”

The Diver Medic will now be bringing you online training and live and on-demand webinars to keep you updated with Diving Medicine, Prehospital Emergency Care, and some other exciting subjects not related to medicine.

Special guests so far announced include cave-diving specialist and explorer Jill Heinerth, underwater photographer Ellen Cuylearts, and from the realm of diving medicine, Dr David Charesh and Dr Alessandro Marroni.

The next live Webinar is taking place tomorrow (Saturday 11 April) at 4pm (Europe/London time) and is with Dr David Charash on ‘children and diving'…/children-and-diving-by-dr…

The following webinars are: Jill Heinerth – Monday 13 April at 6pm (Europe/London time)…/jill-heinerth—immersion…

Andrea Zaferes – Tuesday 14 April at 6pm (Europe/London time)…/andrea-zaferes—the-art-…

Mark Powell – Wednesday 15 April 6pm (Europe/London time)

Dr Doug Ebersole – Thursday 16 April 6pm (Europe/London time)

Chantelle Newman – Friday 17 April 6pm (Europe/London time)

Gareth Lock – Monday 20 April 4pm (Europe/London time)

To register your interest on the Webinars, simply head to:

EFR-approved Diving Emergency Medical Responder course

For those of you who would like to do your EFR-approved Diving Emergency Medical Responder course, the online course is now at a very affordable price of $65, down from $150. This will be for the online-only, and the price will last until the end of May 2020.

There are EFR-approved DEMR Instructors around the USA and other countries waiting to take you through your practical class.

Here is the link to start your course:

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Mark Evans
Scuba Diver's Editorial Director Mark Evans has been in the diving industry for nearly 25 years, and has been diving since he was just 12 years old. nearly 40-odd years later and he is still addicted to the underwater world.
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