This program provides you with the knowledge and experience required to independently plan and conduct cavern penetration dives within the light zone at depths shallower than 40 meters. You will learn how to use specialized cavern diving equipment, gas management concepts and buddy team skills to safely conduct cavern dives. You will earn the SSI Cavern Diving Specialty certification after completing this program.

Minimum Age: 18
Certification Prerequisites: Advanced Open Water Diver certification & 24 logged dives
Academic Sessions: Varies
Pool/Confined Water Sessions: 1
Open Water Dives: 4
Maximum Training Depth: 40 meters / 130 feet
Suggested Duration: 12 hours
Specialized Equipment: See SSI Training Standards

Please refer to the  SSI Training Standards for more detailed information