Diving under ice presents hazards not common to the emergency response diver and special training is required. The purpose of this course is to acquaint the diver with many of the hazards associated with ice diving and how to plan and execute an ice dive.
1. Minimum age 18
2. Certified as PSD 1 or equivalent
3. DAN BLS or equivalent
4. DAN O2 FIRST AID or equivalent
Qualifications of Graduates
Upon successful completion of the PTRD Ice PSD program, students will have developed the knowledge and skills necessary to plan and execute ice diving operations within the scope of a team’s operational guidelines.