Cave Diving

Go further than you ever thought possible and experience the thrill of underwater cave diving. The SSI Cave Diving certification will allow you to plan and conduct cave penetration dives on a single line using basic navigation and cave diving equipment. Start your SSI Extended Range Cave Diver course today!

Facts and Training Standards

Explore further than ever before and learn how to dive in the most demanding underwater conditions. The SSI Extended Range Cave Diving program teaches adventure seekers the proper procedures and protocols to conduct cave penetration dives on a single line using basic navigation. You can use either an XR Sidemount, Twinset, or Rebreather Total Diving System during your Cave Diver certification course.

The SSI Cave Diving specialty is an excellent introduction to the fascinating world of cave diving equipment. As a certified cave diver, you will understand the importance of dive safety and diving with a buddy, along with the use of well-maintained, properly configured dive equipment.

Start your cave diving journey with the SSI Cave Diver certification today!

Età minima per partecipare 18
Numero di sessioni di teoria Not applicable / mandatory
Numero di sessioni in piscina/bacino delimitato 1
Numero di immersioni in acqua libera 6
Profondità massima per l’addestramento 40m / 130ft
Durata consigliata del corso d’addestramento 18 h
Progam is available for those configurations Twin, Sidemount, SCR, CCR

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Continue your Extended Range Training

SSI Extended Range offers specific training materials with exciting, cutting-edge manuals developed by industry professionals with decades of technical diving experience. Continue your technical diving training with one of SSI’s many Extended Range specialties. As with all SSI programs, XR is designed to fit your schedule. Training is flexible to match your goals and objectives.

Ready to join the ranks of elite cave divers? Become an Extended Range Full Cave Diver and dive the most challenging environments there are. The SSI Full Cave Diving program allows complex navigation, and you learn how to manage a traverse, jump, tee and gap within the cave system. Or, take your overhead environment skills into deep shipwrecks with the Technical Wreck Diving certification. Enhance your exploring skills with the Extended Range Sidemount Diving program and learn to equip yourself properly for squeezing into smaller spaces.

Learn technical diving with SSI

SSI has developed specific training materials with exciting, cutting edge manuals developed by industry professionals with decades of technical diving experience. As with all SSI programs XR is designed to fit your schedule. Training is flexible to match your goals and objectives.

With the range of SSI XR open circuit programs providing training in either sidemount or twinset configurations, you can develop your skills up to a maximum depth of 100 meters / 330 feet. During your XR program your instructor will cover everything from supreme buoyancy, propulsion, equipment management, and effective decompression.

Learn how to extend your dive times by joining the growing community of Mares Horizon semi-closed rebreather divers. With both no-decompression and decompression programs available on this light-weight, simple unit, you will never look back to blowing bubbles again. Explore the silent world with the SSI closed-circuit rebreather programs. With a continuum of training programs available from 30 to 100 meters / 100 - 330 feet on either the rEvo, JJ, SF2, AP Inspiration or the Poseidon CCR units, you can find the perfect pathway that suits your diving needs. You will learn and master new skills designed to enhance your safety and enjoyment using this new equipment design.

Academically you can advance your knowledge and understanding of principles, procedures, and theories specific to diving safely in an overhead environment. Explorers will love the SSI overhead program options of either diving in a wreck, cave or mine. You will adapt your existing equipment or be introduced to new equipment concepts and the technically oriented dive configuration to make exploration of the overhead environment safe and rewarding.

SSI has invested in the development of specific technical diving training materials with exciting, cutting edge manuals that include review sessions, a specific XR logbook, and wetnotes. All XR programs and training materials were developed by industry professionals with decades of XR and technical diving experience. As with all SSI programs, XR works to fit your schedule. Training is flexible to match your goals and objectives.