IMCA Diver Medic Technician (DMT) Course (Nigeria)


The Diver Medic Technician (DMT) course is an International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) approved certification that is recognised internationally by the commercial diving industry.

The DMT Certificate is valid for two years.

Students must bear in mind that the E-Learning element MUST be completed before course commencement. Class sizes are reduced due to social distancing, courses book up really fast.

We have noticed that many Nigerian students have difficulty paying their deposit via Credit Card or PayPal. Truthfully PayPal does work in Nigeria, setting up an account is relatively straightforward.

If paying in Nigerian Naira is your only option please continue to book the course and quit when it comes to course payment. You can contact our local representative to arrange a securing payment: [email protected] 

Early booking is advised.

The 60% securing deposit is transferable to other course dates  if needed and is 100% refundable  if you cancel your course  before course date commencement.


The Diver Medic Technician (DMT) course is an International Marine Contractors Association (IMCA) approved certification that is recognised internationally by the commercial diving industry.

What does this course include?

The course also include Certificates in; Occupational First Aid, Oxygen Administration and AED Operator.

Subjects Covered

  • Advanced airway management and oxygen administration
  • Respiratory and cardiac arrest. Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use
  • Wound management & wound closure techniques
  • Haemorrhage control including use of the CAT tourniquet
  • Care & transport of the critically ill
  • Diving incident management including triage
  • Chest decompression
  • Urethral catheterisation
  • Vascular access and intravenous infusion
  • Intraosseous infusion and management
  • Clinical analysis: venipuncture, blood glucose analysis and urinalysis

The Diver Medic Technician (DMT) course has 60 hours contact time, The theoretical component is delivered by e-learning and the clinical skills are class based.  class-time is 5days with a 5 day pre-learning package. The exam will be delivered on the e-learning platform at the end of the course.

Although open to any divers with a medical interest, IMCA certification will only be issued on successful completion to those holding a relevant offshore qualification for the diving industry (e.g. minimum HSE Part 1 or equivalent, LST or Offshore Supervisor).

TRAUMA-Training have now fully embraced the advantages of e-learning. The students will have access to a huge e-learning resource from the point of booking, which will essentially include the entire course content. The content is also accessible after the course is completed, so keeping your skills refreshed has never been easier.

Social distancing measures are in place. The use of PPE during scenarios will reflect the medical reality now existing.

Where Is The Course Held:

Abol Life Support Training Center, 35 Airport Rd, Warri, Delta State, Nigeria.


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