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CMAS Cave II Instructor Course

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Course Overview

The course is designed to teach instructors to train cave 1 divers to develop and establishs minimum skills, knowledge, dive planning and preparation, problem solving procedures, swimming techniques, emergency procedures and the basic abilities necessary to safely cave dive within limited penetrations, using DOUBLE TANKS throughout. Mastering buoyancy control, working with a reel, a light, and awareness in the cave is necessary to safely enjoy another dimension in cave diving.


Minumum age of 25.
CMAS 2 Star instructor certified.
Cave I instrucor certified.
Proof of 600 logged dives of which 150 are cavern dives, 75 cave dives in zone 2 or 3 in 15 different systems.
Prood of teaching at least 2 Cave 1 divers.
Proof of assisting 2 complete cave 2 divers.

Details of the course

The Cave II instructor course covers:

  • Policy for cave diving
  • Gas matching procedures and management to include dissimilar volume
  • Psychological considerations
  • Equipment consideration
  • Communication
  • Swimming techniques
  • Physiology
  • Cave environment
  • Cave conservation
  • Problem solving
  • Accident analysis
  • Review of dive tables and decompression theory
  • Cavern diving etiquette

Course duration and number of dives

The Cave II instructor course is a 3 day course and 4 dives are required.

Course Price

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Additional costs

Technical Rental equipment if needed. set p/day
Upgrade fees

Equipment requirement

The Cave II instructor course has some specific equipment requirement more than your standard recreational dive gear. The Cave II instructor program requires 3 lights, spools and main line, wet notes, cutting devices and line arrow.

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