This page attempts to explain the valuable differences in training, standards and services from ITDA-IHMP in the wider International Diving Industry and Diver Training Communities.
ITDA Professionals give nothing away, all certifications are earned and standards are upheld, across all levels...
With ITDA Certification you can be sure you have been trained NOT just to International standards but to higher ITDA standards for safety and competence.
Link to Standards
Once you have your training materials you can complete the manual or workbook, the ITDA Instructor or ITDA Trainer may offer some short presentations to help you to better and completely understand the material.
We can also supply the presentations directly by email or download to you for a small additional cost...
The in-water training can only commence when you have completed the theory and passed the quiz or exam...
If you are studying online you will need to request an application for an e-certificate from our HQ Admin. firstname.lastname@example.org
Instructors may in some circumstances combine the learning modules with in-water training directly after...
They are also able to be very flexible about helping you to organise your time, around the course program, if your time is limited.
Part 1 is the theory / Academic Study and Part 2. is the In-Water Practical Training and Skills Assessments...
We place a great deal of emphasis on Risk Assessment, Rescue training and Emergency Management from Open Water Diver
ITDA Certification Process ChartThe Chart features our "Process For Certification" in a simple diagram.
Core Learning - This simply means that everything a diver should know or be aware of for Safety...At the Certification Level is Covered by our training materials for that level.
Critical Skills Development. These are actual important skills that MUST be performed to standard before certification by Instructor Assessment.
Safety and Planning are integral to all training levels, our divers MUST have a good basic understanding of dive tables, Calculations and Decompression Theory.
(If they do not understand the Risks, How can they manage them?)
ITDA Pro levels from Scuba Open Water Instructor plus Assessor programs (Available Online for just $99 USD. from:
All the way through Instructor trainer and Course Director to Assessor Examiner.... We accept crossovers and Upgrades.