ITDA Cave Diving

Training and Certification

Technical Diving Certifications from ITDA - "International Technical Diving Agency", as the name suggests we are technical diver training specialists and from our formation back in 1998 as the ETDA European Technical Diving Agency the ITDA has developed and progressed technical diving in 60+ Countries and now offer higher and safer training standards then many other agencies...

About ITDA Cave Diving?cave

Our aim in producing this unique range of overhead training and certifications for ITDA Group International, with our Cave Diving Program covering levels from: basic to Advanced offering a new and safer standard for overhead environment training.

Specialist Certifications include: Introduction to Cave Diving - Cave Diver - Advanced Cave Diver

Training objectives include: The principles of Cave diving and safety skills required, plus the Theory Knowledge from Entry level Cave penetration program to Advanced Cave Diving;

To Cover: Environmental awareness; Custom dive-planning; Self-Rescue, Buddy Rescue, teamwork, promoting a general respect and appreciation for the Cave Diving Environment and the protection and conservation of these ecologically diverse environments.

We will also cover, from basic cave diving techniques, equipment safety, navigation, conservation, emergency procedures, and an awareness of the real hazards involved at this level of training and diving, up to advanced levels, building on previous experience and training.

We can see a very long future for the need of high quality, high standards in training agencies like ITDA Group International. We also acknowledge the very high standards and groundbreaking work of agencies like IANTD and TDI.... in the USA and around the World...  

Cave Diving Risks and Dangers

If you are NOT a very experienced diver or have not completed previous training with any training agency in Cave Diving, please DO NOT ATTEMPT to dive in Caves or any overhead environments.  This type of diving is extremely dangerous and many untrained and inexperienced divers die in cave every year…  Also diving professionals and emergency teams risk their lives recovering bodies and attempting rescues.

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We also include at Technical levels our "Diver First-Aid basic training in CPR and students may also take our IHMPihmp_card Medical Training Courses in BLS Basic Life Support and / or our Oxygen First Aid training and certification programs.

ITDA divers are trained in basic first-aid included in the training program, i.e. No extra cost for the basic training, if you wish to obtain a certification in First Aid your instructor can arrange this for you at a discounted fee.  We also have Hyperbaric Programs...

Sports Divers - Upgrades and Crossovers

ITDA are offering Sports divers the unique opportunity to cross over and upgrade any agency Nitrox certification to ITDA Ntech Advanced Nitrox (Silver Level 40%) and we will give you 33% off the cost of the course materials on line..

Please email us for a voucher code and instructions on how to use it...

What has ITDA Group Done to develop Safer Technical Diving:

  • Creating our Ntech Nitrox Programs as entry Level Technical programs for sports divers - Bridging the Gap between Sports and Technical Diving...
  • Creating entry level Trimix Training Programs
  • Creating and developing Occupational & Public Safety Diving Programs with partners
  • Developing Safer yet ever more challenging technical training
  • Creating and Developing Unique Technical Leadership and Technical Instructor Training Programs


Technical Crossovers & Upgrades

We can offer Technical Divers from any agency the ability to Cross over and upgrade by taking an ITDA Group Technical Certification Programs and we will do two things for you...

We will offer you up to 40% Discount on your on-line training materials for downloads... Plus...itp_my

We will issue you with an equal ITDA Level and cross you over for at a 50% Discount for certification. You will also pay for your course program, and pay less for training materials (with Discount) and your upgrade certification...  Many agencies may charge you full fees for your crossover!

Technical Professionals May Crossover for a minimal sum, from just $199.99 USD. Including our Instructor materials training package, including our standards and procedures manual. And receive commissions on materials from 20% to 40% on students training materials sales and 15% on Certifications, pay only a small registration fee.  Annual fees are at the lowest ever, plus you ONLY pay for your highest grade, not for each level we certify you to teach....