Cave Surveying Diver

The Underwater Cave Surveying course is designed to give the trained cave diver the minimum knowledge and basic fundamentals of how to survey in the unique underwater cave environment. The intention of this program is to encourage a standardization of cave surveying on all projects; encourage the use of cave maps in dive planning while increasing the diver’s awareness and knowledge of the surroundings in this environment. Safe techniques, procedures and skill perfection associated with surveying in cave diving is emphasized.  Training includes:

  • Gas Matching Procedures and Management
  • Body Position and Control
  • Survey Techniques
  • Cartography
  • Equipment Check and S-drill
  • Demonstrate use of Guidelines and Reels