Stage Cave Diving is aimed at qualified Cave Divers that use Open Circuit Back Mounted Twins as their configuration of choice. In this course additional stage cylinders are used to extend the penetration into caves and or allowing longer bottom times.
Stage Cave Diving is aimed at expedition level Diving.
Day 1 - Dive Planning, Gear Configuration 1 x Site Dive
Day 2 - Dive Planning, 2 x Site Dives
Water skills include an elevated level of proficiency (beyond Full Cave) in all skills including hand, light and tactile communications, finning techniques, trim and buoyancy whist performing all skills including loss of gas scenarios, no mask / black out mask following a line, laying and retrieving line, managing / dropping / retrieving Stage Cylinders during dives.