Ice diving is cutting a hole in the ice on a lake or other body of water and descending below the ice. There is a good bit to learn before you should start ice diving. A good team that is knowledgeable about every aspect about ice diving is important. There is some special gear and procedures that must be practiced before ice diving. Getting the proper training before you decide to ice dive is essential.
Some training agencies offer ice diving training, such as NAUI and PADI. Ice diving training includes planning, organization, techniques, and potential problems as well as site selection, preparation, special equipment, and safety diver procedures. Contact your instructor or training agency to determine exactly what they offer.