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Small Steps to higher levels

The ITDA offers a unique process for training and educational development in scuba diving; ITDA Step-System... This is a process of development in small steps to advance skills and earn higher levels of certification / advanced theory in a simple innovation, based on building skills and knowledge in an easy way. And offering continuing education credits for experience.

ITDA Step-Systemtraining

The ITDA Step system is our unique way of offering divers from experience programs, i.e. Introduction to Scuba Diving and day courses to Open Water Diver with additional benefits for progression from each step as an incentive program.

We offer a full credit system for experience dives and offer discounts for progression at each step...  For example ITDA Experience programs offer a certification for a very low cost, from just $20 / €20 / £18. and allows up to two (2) years for students to upgrade.

How to take advantage of the ITDA Step Systembalance

Step 1. Learn to Scuba Dive

Entry Level or our Introduction to Scuba Diving is a great place to start your diving experience. As the ITDA Program at this level are designed to get you wet fast and begin the excitement that will remain with you for many years to come. 

A sad fact is that many people that learn to dive on a day course or take an experience program on holiday/vacation, never dive again. However those who do continue to progress their scuba diving experiences become safe and competent divers who have many years of adventure and fun... 

Links to ITDA Experience programs - Introduction to Scuba Diving - Day Courses (available at many resorts and vacation destinations) Spain / Canary Islands, Italy, Malta and Red Sea regions... Plus Florida and the Caribbean and expanding world-wide.

Step 2. Next Level Full Scuba Certificationroll_off

Progress from Experience level, to a full scuba diving certification with the ITDA Open Water Scuba Diver program and gain credits for your experience dives as a novice...  Link to Open Water Diver

Step 3.  More Fun, More Thrills and a journey into Advanced Scuba and Beyond

ITDA Advanced Scuba Diving, with ITDA you have a real choice of programs and you can choose from various specialist diving programs to "Try", to see if you acn find a specialist diving subject you canreally enjoy. For example: Underwater Photography / Video - Wreck Diving - Marine Life - Night Diving etc. etc.

And many more. Link here to Advanced Diving.

offersITDA Certification Process covers three areas, Theory (Academic Studies), Divingkid Skills and Instructor Assessment.  Leading to Certification in diving.

Scuba Diving is a lot about just having fun diving, but we must stress that there needs to be caution exercised as the marine environment for us, as humans requires us to use "Life Support Equipment", and to exercise caution over what we do and touch underwater...

 As there may be hazards and minor dangers, and its our job to see that your experience and training is as safe as possible and that's why we operate higher safety standards for your protection.

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About Us

The ITDA are focused on higher quality training and have created a unique assessment and skills evaluation process based on our step system, building student knowledge and skills slowly (At a pace for the student!).

We also only issue certifications based on actual ability level, sometimes this means requiring more experience before full certifications are awarded.  98% of our programs are pass first time... Link to about us page




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