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Babs Doherty

Babs Doherty

Instructor, (DAN) Diver's Alert Network Courses:

Basic Life Support: CPR and First Aid (BLS),
Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries (EO2)
First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries (HMLI) (phased out 30-Jun-22, merged with  DFA Pro)
Neurological Assessment (Neuro) (phased out 30-Jun-22, merged with DFA Pro)
Diving Emergency Management Provider (DEMP) (phased out 30-Jun-22, replaced by DFA Pro)
Diving First Aid for Professional Divers (DFA Pro)


Babs has been diving since she was a teenager and loves introducing new people to the wonders of The Dive Life.  She has been diving in the Caribbean, Australia, Coral Sea, British West Indies, and the Florida Keys.  Babs has been diving with Virginia Scuba for over 7 years since she received her Rescue Diver training with us.  Her passion for the underwater world shows in her dedication to ocean conservation.   She is a contributor and volunteer for Coral Restoration Foundation and Mote Lab's coral reef restoration program.