NAUI Worldwide Announces Partnership with DAN Europe to Promote First Aid Courses in Europe

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RIVERVIEW, FL – April 3, 2024 – In a landmark move for diving safety and education, NAUI Worldwide, a global leader in diver training and certification, proudly announces a groundbreaking partnership with Divers Alert Network Europe (DAN Europe). This collaboration aims to elevate the standards of diving safety and first aid education throughout the European Union and broader European regions by promoting and facilitating DAN First Aid Courses.

As of April 1, 2024, NAUI Worldwide will exclusively recognize and promote DAN EU First Aid courses within the territories of DAN Europe. This collaboration signifies a monumental step in NAUI’s commitment to improving diver safety and preparedness across Europe.

The partnership between NAUI Worldwide and DAN Europe represents a fusion of shared values and visions, with both organizations prioritizing the safety and education of divers. By leveraging NAUI’s renowned expertise in diver training alongside DAN Europe’s excellence in first aid and emergency management, this partnership will significantly raise the bar for diver safety training standards across the continent.

To ensure the partnership’s seamless and effective implementation, NAUI’s EU representatives have completed extensive Instructor Trainer Training. This program has equipped them with the advanced skills and knowledge required to proficiently conduct DAN First Aid Courses, guaranteeing the highest caliber of safety training for the European diving community.

“This landmark partnership enables NAUI instructors to seamlessly integrate DAN-EU courses into their curriculum, empowering our members with essential lifesaving skills. Through the dedication of Dr. Alessandro Marroni, Laura Marroni, and our European members, this alliance heralds a new era of safety and expertise in European waters,” said Cliff Richardson, Executive Director of NAUI Worldwide and CEO of NAUI Services Group. Hear more from Cliff by reading his more recent CEO Corner Update.

This strategic alliance underscores the commitment of both NAUI Worldwide and DAN Europe to foster a safer and more educated diving community. As this partnership unfolds, it promises to bring about a new era of diving safety and education in Europe.


Click here for the instructions on becoming a DAN Europe Instructor or Instructor Trainer with NAUI!

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The below presentation gives step-by-step instructions on how to activate the DAN Europe Instructor Trainer- NAUI Designation ⬇️

About NAUI Worldwide

NAUI Worldwide is a premier global organization dedicated to the promotion of underwater safety through the education and certification of divers. With a reputation for excellence, NAUI has been at the forefront of diver training, providing comprehensive and rigorous programs for divers at all levels.


About Divers Alert Network Europe (DAN Europe)

DAN Europe is a leading organization in diving safety, research, and emergency management. Known for its dedication to the health and safety of divers, DAN Europe offers a wide range of resources, including first aid training and emergency services, to the diving community.