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Intro To Cave Diver TDI Course

from $720.00$600.00

The purpose of the Intro To Cave Diver course is to master the technical methods required for diving into caves with a maximum depth of 40 m (130 feet). In this course, a student learns to dive while following the main guideline into the parts of the cave where daylight does not penetrate anymore, up to the first T-junction.

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  • Vacation Style Holiday Type
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  • Activity Level Challenging
  • Group Size Small Group
All about the Intro To Cave Diver TDI Course.

Within the Intro To Cave Diver course, the following topics will be covered:

  • Limitations based on non decompression dives
  • Equipment configuration and its preparation for diving
  • Using guidelines, connection to the guideline
  • Working with personal line markers and arrows
  • Body posture during the dive, propulsion techniques
  • Emergency procedures (buddy search in a cave, equipment failure, silting conditions, etc)
  • Navigation, signals
  • Cave protection, preserving their natural integrity


Course duration is 2-3 days, with 4 dives in the overhead environment.


Course Prerequisites:

  • Minimum 18 years of age (15 years with the written permission of parents or guardian)
  • Minimum certification level – Cavern Diver
  • 25 logged dives


The Result:

Upon successful completion of this course and passing the exams, you’ll get an international certificate: the Intro To Cave Diver TDI. A certified cave diver may be engaged in independent non decompression dives (with a dive buddy, with no instructor supervision) into the cave, using one main guideline, to a maximum depth of 40 meters/130 feet. With the Intro To Cave Diver certificate, a diver can apply to the third level of the course: the Full Cave Diver.

The tour package inclusions and exclusions at a glance
What is included in this tour?Items that are included in the cost of tour price.
  • Knowledge Development
  • 4 dives in the overhead environment
  • Certification
Whats not included in this tour.Items that are not included in the cost of tour price.
  • Equipment rental
  • Training materials