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Cave Diver

Introduction to Cave

This course includes 2 days of instruction, including classroom lectures, field lectures, open line drills and a minimum of 6 cave dives.

PREREQUISITES
NACD or NSS-CDS Cavern Certification or equivalent
Minimum of 2 students in the class

COURSE RATIO
In cave ratio is three to one. Only six students maximum are allowed for each class.

CERTIFICATION AVAILABILITY
NACD AND NSS-CDS

REQUIRED GEAR
Same as Cavern Gear PLUS

- 7 foot hose - 2 first stages
- 3rd backup light - 3 Plastic Clothes Pins
- 3 Dorf Markers (Line Arrows) - Primary Reel
- H-Valve Tanks  

RECOMMENDED GEAR

- Drysuit or Semi Drysuit - Rubber Fins
- Spring Heel Straps - Backplate and Wings with Single Tank Adapter
- HID canister light

 

 

Full Cave Course

This course consists of 3 days and 8 dives.

PREREQUISITES
NACD or NSS-CDS Intro to Cave Certification

CERTIFICATION AVAILABLE
NACD or NSS-CDS

COURSE RATIO
In cave ratio is three to one.

MINIMUM EQUIPMENT REQUIRED
- Same as Intro to Cave PLUS
- Double Tanks with a minimum capacity of 71.2 Cubic Feet per tank with a dual manifold
- 30 watt or more powerful Primary Light or HID equivalent with at least two hour burn time.
- Jump reels or Gap reels
- Drysuit or Semidry suit is highly recommended