Become a Full Cave Diving Instructor with SSI

The SSI Full Cave Diving Instructor certification is the pinnacle of cave training for dive instructors and is the next step to take after becoming an SSI Cave Diving Instructor. In this comprehensive cave diver course, you will learn all you need to train divers to independently plan and conduct complex cave navigation including how to manage a traverse, jump, tee, and gap within a cave system. Explore the most challenging dive environments there are. Start this SSI cave diving training online today and become an SSI Full Cave Diving Instructor!

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Facts and Training Standards

Amount of Academic Sessions

 

4

Amount of Pool/Confined Water Sessions

 

2

Amount of Open Water Sessions

 

4

Maximum Training Depth

 

100 m / 330 ft

Suggested duration (h)

 

30

SSI Standards

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