Full Cave Instructor

Full Cave Instructor

Far and above, the TDI Full Cave Diving Instructor rating is an outstanding accomplishment few can claim. Arriving at Cave Diving Instructor Evaluation, the candidate has conducted at least three Intro to Cave Diving courses as well as having assisted in at least one Cave Diver Course. Following the format as Cavern and Intro, the candidate, having been recommended a TDI Cave Instructor, will demonstrate many of the Intro skills as well as now adding academic subjects such as gas matching procedures for example. Additional in-water skills include air sharing through restrictions, lights out drills and traverses, gaps and circuits.

Intro to Cave Instructor Course Prerequisites

  • Minimum age 21
  • Be a certified as an open water instructor in active teaching status with an internationally recognized scuba training agency for at least 2 years
  • Have a minimum certification of TDI Introductory Cave Instructor or equivalent (e.g. NACD, and NSS-CDS), with active teaching status
  • Provide proof of at least 200 full-cave dives
  • Provide proof of teaching a minimum of 3 TDI Introductory Cave Diver courses
  • Provide proof of assisting with a minimum of 1 complete TDI Full Cave Diver course with an active TDI Full Cave Diver Instructor
  • Provide recommendation from a minimum of 1 TDI Full Cave Diver Instructor with whom the candidate has assisted in cave training, stating the candidate is prepared for the TDI Full Cave Diver Instructor Evaluation Program 

Qualification of graduates

Upon successful completion of this course, graduates will be eligible to teach and certify students for courses: TDI Cavern, Intro to Cave, and Full Cave Diver. Upon successful completion of this course, graduates can enroll in the TDI Cave Sidemount and Cave DPV Instructor course.

How to take this course

Book the course with Full Cave Evaluator Gennady Misan divecentre BaikalTek. The course can be conducted both individually and in a seminar mode. The course can be started in advance Online

The cost of the courses TDI Full Cave Instructor is 39000 rubles.