IANTD Introductory to Cave Diver

One of IANTD differentials in the formation of any confident and safe IANTD Diver is our training philosophy known as:
  • WATER – Wisdom, Attitude, Training, Experience and Repetition.

A relaxed confident diver is a safe diver who will enjoy exploring inner-space and pursue diving adventures for a lifetime.
by Tom Mount


This Program is designed to provide an introduction to the cave diving environment for Sport Divers.

How deep can you dive with the IANTD Introductory to Cave Diver Program?

No dives may be conducted to depths greater than 130 fsw

What do you need to enroll in this program?

    • IANTD Wreck Diver or IANTD Cavern Diver or IANTD Limited Mine Diver or equivalent.
    • Must be a minimum of 15 years old.
    • Must provide proof of a minimum of 30 logged dives or sufficient experience to satisfy the instructor that the student has the ability and knowledge to continue into this level of training.

What is the minimum materials requirements?

  • IANTD Introductory to Cave Diver Student Kit.

What this program must include?

  • Academic Sessions
    • The Overhead Environment;
    • Planning Dives in Overhead Environments;
    • Operational Aspects of Overhead Diving … and much more.
  • Confined Water Sessions
    • Survival Skills;
    • Practice of SCUBA diving equipment configuration including redundancy and streamlining;
    • Practice use of reel and line … and much more.
  • Open Water Sessions
    • Out of Gas Scenario;
    • Regulator Failure Drill, Practice of ALL Emergency Scenarios and much more …

What makes an IANTD class different?

  • More knowledge!
  • More Practical Skills & Emergency Drills
  • Focus on have better, more confortable and safer divers

Why you should enroll to an IANTD Programs?

  • Simply because Train Divers is What Does Best;
  • IANTD is always ahead of time and leading the diving education as we are known to be always the First to Teach;
  • IANTD has a well elaborated and progressive training.

Just to list a few of classes you can enroll in after this one!

  • Rebreather Cave Diver
  • Open Water Sidemount Diver
  • Wreck Diver

Wherever you want to go, IANTD can take you there!!

Copied from  IANTD Cave & Mine Programs