CAVE DIVING COURSES

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CAVE DIVING COURSES

 

This activity requires a mastery of basic diving techniques, mind control, stamina, and a willingness to learn and improve techniques. This activity also requires humility because this beautiful natural environment can be dangerous.

 

The courses are focused on total control of buoyancy, trim (horizontal position of the diver), propulsion, and perfect knowledge of equipment. The minimum required level for cave courses is TDI Intro To Tech TDI Side mount Diver Side mount Diver, or equivalent.

Cave courses are divided into three levels, Cavern Diver, intro to cave, and finally Full Cave Diver. Subsequently there are specialized courses for people interested in more advanced techniques.

 

After completing your course, If you want to improve or push you further your learning. Cenote Cave Diving offers specialty courses such as courses Scooter, Survey, mapping , side mount advanced diver...

 

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Cave diving gear
Sidemount cave diving course
Intro to cave - Cenote Car wash
DPV cave course
Land drill intro to cave TDI
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Zero vis intro to cave TDI
Land drill cave course
Cave diving survey
Stage cave diver

BASIC CAVE DIVING COURSES

CAVERN DIVER TDI

 

With the Cavern Diver course you will learn the techniques and knowledge necessary to plan and execute dives in the cavern area in the limits of your competence.

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Intro To Tech or Side mount Diver or equivalent.

- At least 25 logged dives.

- Course length: 3 days minimum / 4 dives - Intro to Tech or Sidemount diver plus Cavern Diver: 7 days

- Required equipment: Configuration DIR / Hogarthian double tank or Side mount.

INTRO TO CAVE DIVER TDI

 

This course is the second level of the TDI cave series. It will allow you to review the knowledge and skills acquired during the cavern diving course. It will also provide the knowledge and skills needed to explore the caves beyond areas illuminated by daylight. The successful student of INTRO TO CAVE TDI is qualified to dive underground cavities without supervision and within its prerogatives.

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Cavern diver.

- At least 60 logged dives.

- Course length: 3 days minimum, Cavern Diver plus Intro to Cave: 7 days.

- Required equipment: Configuration DIR / Hogarthian double tank or Side mount.

FULL CAVE DIVER TDI

 

This level of cave diver is the highest of the TDI cave diving series. It will teach you how to plan and execute dives in complex underground systems.

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Intro To caveDiver.

- At least 100 logged dives.

- Course length: 4 days minimum / 8-9 Cave dives.

- Required equipment: Configuration DIR / Hogarthian double tank or Side mount.

SIDE MOUNT CAVE DIVER TDI

 

The Side mount configuration allows the diver to advance in the narrowest passages. The Cave Side mount Diver TDI course provides the diver with the training and knowledge needed to perform safe and secure speleology diving with Side mount configuration.

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Side mount diver and Intro To cave Diver or Full Cave Diver.

- At least 25 logged cave dives.

- Course length: 4 days minimum / 6-7 dives.

- Required equipment: Configuration Side mount.

SPECIALIZED CAVE DIVING COURSES

ADVANCED SIDEMOUNT CAVE DIVER TDI

 

This course is the most advanced level for cave divers. It provides the knowledge and competence needed to dive in constricted galleries where it is sometimes necessary to remove tanks in order to proceed.

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Full cave diver and Sidemount cave Diver.

- At least 25 logged cave dives.

- Course length: 4 days minimum / 6-7 dives.

- Required equipment: Configuration Side mount.

STAGE CAVE DIVER TDI

 

This course is for full cave divers who want to push their limits in cave diving penetration. In this course you learn the planning and management of additional tanks (stage).

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Full Cave Diver.

- At least 25 logged cave dives.

- Course length: 3 days minimum / 6 dives.

- Required equipment: Configuration DIR / Hogarthian double tank or Side mount.

DPV CAVE DIVER TDI (Scooter)

 

The DPV Diver course is for cave divers who want to use underwater scooters. Divers learn to prepare, plan, and use one or two scooters to achieve their cave dives.

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Full Cave Diver & Stage Cave Diver.

- At least 25 logged cave dives.

- Course length: 4 days minimum / 6 dives.

- Required equipment: Configuration DIR / Hogarthian double tank or Side mount.

SURVEY CAVE DIVER TDI

 

This course provides basic knowledge for making surveys of caves.

Prerequisites:

- At least 18 years of age.

- Training level of : Full Cave Diver & Stage Cave Diver.

- At least 25 logged cave dives.

- Course length: 3 days minimum / 4 dives.

- Required equipment: Configuration DIR / Hogarthian double tank or Side mount.

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