CDA Technical Institute's Air/Mixed Gas Commercial Diving Program is extensive, comprehensive and thorough. CDA prides itself on on being among the top diving schools in the world. We provide and internationally-recognized Unrestricted Surface-Supplied Diver credential, which requires intensive in-water diving training. This in-water experience provides our students with the expertise to maximize their success both in school and upon graduation. We make every effort to control our cost, but never at the expense of proper safety training.
Air/Mixed Gas Commercial Diver Program Fees:
|Air/Mixed Gas Commercial Diver Tuition||$23,500.00|
|Books and Equipment||$3,800.00 (estimated / plus tax)|
|Open Water Diver Certification (if not certified) includes basic scuba equipment||550.00 (plus tax)|
Dorms & Meal Plan (Optional, includes three meals a day,
seven days a week)
|$5,425.00 (plus tax)|
For off campus students, the dorms & meal plan are required
Required Tools with Bag
$1,085.00 (plus tax)
$200.00 (plus tax)
Click here to view the list of books and equipment as a PDF file. All of these items will be issued to students on the first day.
Every possible effort is made by CDA Technical Institute (CDA), formerly Commercial Diving Academy, to avoid increases in the cost of training; however, CDA reserves the right to change the charges for tuition and expenses without written notice. CDA Technical Institute offers a price guaranty and is willing to match any advertised price.
Speak with our Admissions Team: 888-974-2232
Or email admissions using our Ask An Expert page (Choose Drew Duffy)
Total Cost of Attendance for the Air/Mixed Gas Commercial Diver Program:
|TOTAL On Campus||$34,500.00 (plus applicable sales tax)|
|TOTAL Off Campus||$29,825.95 (plus applicable sales tax)|
Advanced Training Program Fees:
|Underwater Welding Training||Included in 20 week Air/Mixed Gas Program|
|Dive Medic Technician||
$125.00 for the NBDHMT Registration Fee
|Emergency Medical Technician (Graduates will qualify to sit for both the Florida and National EMT Board - the registration and examination fees are not included.)||
|NASE Sport Diving Instructor*||
$1,200 Recreational Equipment & up
|Hyperbaric Chamber Technician||
*Requires a complete set of of recreational gear, which is available through our store.
**Requires a current and appropriate physical performed by a Board Certified Hyperbaric Physician.
The costs listed above represent the minimum price per item and are subject to change.