• TDI CAVE SIDEMOUNT

tdi_4color-LogoLG MEXICO UNDERGROUND & FULL CAVE SIDEMOUNT DIVER

At Mexico underground we offer full cave training to those wishing to train in overhead environments using Sidemount equipment. The cave Sidemount course is designed to teach individuals the advanced techniques and skill sets required to plan and execute Sidemount cave dives. In the warm centoes of Mexico we have great caves to master your sills sets in a realistic environment. Mexico has some of the best Sidemount cave passage on the planet and is the perfect place to become cave sidemount trained.

The objective of this course is to train divers in the proper planning, procedures, techniques and hazards when using Sidemount configuration in caves. Including rig setup and streamlining, cave control, balance & Buoyancy, finning techniques, cylinder manipulation, dealing with emergencies is all coved in our curriculum.

At Mexico Underground we run the Full Cave Sidemount course over 9 days

The class fee includes logistics and training materials, we highly recommend purchasing and owning your own equipment for sidemount diving but can rent equipment to students if required for use during your cavern and cave training.

AFTER TAKING AND COMPLETING MY TDI FULL CAVE SIDEMOUNT DIVER CERTIFICATION WHAT CAN I DO NEXT?

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OUR PROGRAM INCLUDES:

  • 9 Day of Training
  • 16 Training Dives
  • Online Learning
  • Gases (Air/O2 & Bailout)
  • Transport to the caves
  • Snacks & Refreshments
EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS ALL COURSES
Breathing System
– Sidemount Reg Set
Primary Dive Light
2 Backup Dive Light
Mask + Back up Wetnote Book or Slate
Dive computer & Bottom Timer Compass
Appropriate exposure suit
Suit – Hoot – Boots – Drysuit
Full Bladded Fins.
Preferable with Spring Heel Straps
Sidemount System
2 Cutting Tools
Student Prerequisites TDI CAVE Sidemount Course
MINIMUM AGE Be a minimum age of eighteen (18)
MIN DRIVER LEVEL Advanced Diver / Basic Sidemount
AMOUNT OF DIVES 25 logged Divers
COURSE DURATION 5 days including 8 dives to a maximum depth of 130fsw/40msw
EQUIPMENT / SYSTEM Sidemount