The ERDI Diving in Contaminated Water Ops Component is one of the most challenging public safety diver training programs. Students must demonstrate proficiency of all contaminated water skills and techniques, a high level of awareness and a proper attitude prior to certification. Dives incorporate hazard recognition and handling, use of specialized equipment; helmets and surface supplied air delivery systems require additional training.
- ERD I or equivalent
- Minimum age 18
- SDI/ERDI Dry Suit Diver or equivalent
- SDI/ERDI Full Face Mask Diver or equivalent
Qualifications of Graduates
Upon successful completion of the ERDI Contaminated water Component, students will have developed the knowledge and skills necessary to plan and execute contaminated water diving operations