Contaminated Specialist Diver


The program must include academic classes of diving techniques in contaminated water up to category 1, encapsulated with full face diving, snorkeling encapsulated with diving helmet, decontamination.

How deep can you dive with the IANTD Open Water Diver Program?

Maximum depth 100 fsw in training.

What do you need to enroll in this program?

  1. Must be certified as Public Safety Diver
  2. Minimum Age 18 years old
  3. Being a police officer, firefighter or working directly on public safety

What is the minimum materials requirements?

IANTD Contaminated Water Specialist Student Kit

What this program must include?

  • Academic Sessions
    • Physics
    • Equipment
    • Physiology
    • Diving
    • … and much more.
  • Confined Water Sessions
    • Survival Skills;
    • Bouancy Skills;
    • Propulsion Skills;
    • … and much more.
  • Open Water Sessions
    • Operating simulated public safety diving in waters contaminated with Category 2. The operation must comply with all the steps of receiving the mission until the debriefing.

What makes an IANTD class different?

  • More knowledge!
  • More Practical Skills & Emergency Drills
  • Focus on have better, more confortable and safer PSD divers

Why you should enroll to an IANTD Programs?

  • Simply because Train Divers is What Does Best;
  • IANTD is always ahead of time and leading the diving education as we are known to be always the First to Teach;
  • IANTD has a well elaborated and progressive training progression.

Just to list a few of classes you can enroll in after this one!

  • Hull Search Diver
  • Lifting Specialist Diver
  • EANx Diver (Nitrox)