Purpose of the course — mastering the technical techniques necessary for diving into caves with a maximum depth of up to 40 m. In this course, the student learns to dive along the main running end into those parts of the cave where daylight no longer penetrates, until the first T-shaped intersection.
Limitations based on decompression-free dives
Equipment configuration and preparation ready to dive
Usage of the walkers, connecting to the running end
Working with personal markers and arrows
Body position during the dive, movement technique
Emergencies and the way out of them (search for a partner
in the cave in case of its loss, equipment breakdown,
water turbidity, etc.)
Protection of caves, preservation of their natural integrity
After completing the course and successfully passing the exams, an international certificate Intro To Cave Diver TDI is issued. A certified cave diver has the right to participate in independent decompression-free dives (with a partner, without an instructor) into the cave, using one main running end, to a depth of up to 40 meters. Certificate availability
Intro To Cave Diver entitles a diver to apply for a third-level Full Cave Diver course.
The price includes: theory, 4 dives in an overhead environment, certificate.
Paid additionally: equipment rental, training materials.
Duration of the course is 2-3 days: 4 dives in an overhead environment.
Requirements for admission to the course:
Intro To Cave Diver TDI
Minimum age of 18 years (allowed from 15 years with the written permission of parents or guardian)
Minimum level of training Cavern Diver
The presence of 25 dives registered in the logbook.