CDA Technical Institute

Located in Florida, CDA Technical Institute provides tools for success in the diving and welding fields. Training prepares attendees to be air/mixed gas commercial divers, emergency and dive medical technicians, or maritime and industrial welders. Candidates may have to pass physical tests for admission. Its programs are accredited and feature quality certifications.

CDA’s Maritime Welding Program is one of its most popular options. Courses get students ready for lasting careers in the industry. They are able to experience real-world challenges in the field, such as small spaces and hazardous materials. Because of the school’s proximity to water, a lot of training takes place in an environment suited to the job.

Programs & Courses

Commercial Diving

  • Dive Medical Technician
  • Scuba Diving Instructor

Campus Locations

Jacksonville, FL 91 Trout River Dr., Jacksonville, FL 32208

Financial Aid Services

Most forms of financial assistance are accepted at CDA Technical Institute. The Free Application for Federal Student Aid determines qualifications. Applicants can also look to outside scholarship agencies or private loans. Staff members are available to answer questions related to paying for school.

Student Services

Students at CDA Technical Institute learn in state-of-the-art facilities near actual bodies of water. Dorms, dining halls, and meal plans are available to those who need them. Career services like job placement support and recruitment events are there to help, as well.

Veteran and Military Services

Those who have served in the armed forces receive waived registration, dorm, and food fees. Students who qualify for the GI Bill can use their benefits at CDA Technical Institute. The school has been rated as military friendly. Counselors offer advice and resources to help veterans enter into civilian life.