BASIC 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...

Link  : Advanced 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.

- Minimum certification : Intro To Tech or Side mount Diver or equivalent.

- At least 25 logged dives.

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

 

Course length : 3 days minimum. 

Price :  750 USD

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.

- Minimum certification : Cavern diver.

- At least 60 logged dives.

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

Course length : 3 days minimum.

Price : 750 US

Cavern Diver TDI + Intro To Cave Diver TDI.

Course length : 5 days minimum.

Price : 1250 USD

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.

- Minimum certification : Intro To cave Diver.

- Have completed at least 15 intro to cave level dives.

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

Course length: 4 days minimum.

Price : 1000 USD

Please note :

Prices include transportation from the dive center to the dive site and back, rental of cylinders and Air or Nitrox 32%. The necessary ballast. The entrance to the Cenotes.

Prices do not include personal diving equipment, online course or manual (ask for the price), certification (the first 40 USD and the following 25 USD), Extra day 250 USD.