International Technical Diving Agency - ITDA

Training and Certifying Divers and IHMP First Aid & Medical to International standards since 1998...

ITDA Operate through training partners in 65 Countries and our certifications are highly sought after as we operate to higher standards.

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Who are ITDA?

We are simply a training and certification agency and a higher education organisation offering a range of both academic and vocational training for the diving industry and the wider aquatic needs of the general public...

Plus First Aid - Specialist Diving & Occupational (at work) diving... Operating in 65 Countries, worldwide.

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What do we do?

We offer a unique range of training programs with the latest technology for the certification of non-divers, Scuba divers, Technical & Specialist Divers, Occupational and Professional Diving.

And IHMP First Aid Programs from CPR/BLS to ALST / Hyperbaric Medicine and more...

All to International Standards. UK HSE - ISO - ANSI/EN and national federations etc.

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How are we different?

Simply put ITDA-IHMP are very different from other training and certification providers operating around the world today. The first big difference is that we have a unique "Certification Ladder" Pic here.

We require a minimum number of dives experience to progress in our system, we also offer upgrades and higher education programs from ITDA Academy.

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Compare ITDA-IHMP with the top players in the diving industry and you will discover the magic that is the ITDA Difference. Referred to above...
ITDA offers more theory, more dives, more experience and more real life challenges in training skills, drills and exercises.

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Featured Course Programs

ITDA are unique in the diving industry offering diver training and certification to International standards in:  Non-Diving - Scuba Diving - Rescue - Advanced & Specialist - Leadership - Professional - Technical - Occupational & Higher Education.

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From learning to swim to snorkelling and Free Diving - Scuba Experience.

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Junior diver

Scuba Diving

From Day Courses & Experience to Open Water Scuba Certification.

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Surface Rescue

Rescue Diving

From Scuba Rescue to Advanced and Professional Rescue.

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Cave Diver

Advanced & Specialist

After Rescue level comes ITDA Advanced & Specialist Diving.

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Technical Diving

From Entry Level - Advanced Nitrox to Mixed Gas CCR and Cave Diving.

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First Aid AED

IHMP First Aid

From CPR / BLS to ALST and First Responder to Dive Medic Tech...

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Featured Professional Diving Programs

ITDA offer Professional - Diving at Work Specialist Diver Programs as "Occupational" Diving - plus Leadership - Instructor Training to Assessor Examiner.

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Scuba Instructor

From Club Instructor upgrades from Leadership to Open Water Instructor.

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Specialist Instructor

Advanced & Specialist Scuba Instructor levels to Occupational.

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Dive leadership

Instructor Trainer

Small intimate groups for our trainer programs, plus upgrade workshops.

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Deep Rescue

Assessor Programs

ITDA instructors may become academic assessors for higher ed.

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RIB Diving

Course Director

ITDA Course Directors are a cut above the average in the dive industry.

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Assessor Examiner

Assessor Examiners are our professional levels certifying staff.

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ITDA Academy

The ITDA Academy was formed in 2019 to offer ITDA Members and the general diving community a route to expand diving certifications into formal academic qualifications, using the same standards as Colleges and Universities for credit systems.

Certificate and Diploma Courses in Diving, Advanced and Specialist Dive Theory, Applied Diving Physics - Dive Physiology and Certificate and Diploma in diving education and training. For Divers & Professionals...

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