If you're interested in technical diving, but haven't yet met the prerequisites for the PADI Tec 45 or Tec 50 Diver courses, you can get a start with Tec 40 and use it to build your experience. The course will lay out all the basic concepts of tech diving you'll need as you go forwards and take you through procedures for limited decompression dives down to 40m. Within the boundaries set in training this can allow you to almost double your bottom time at depths in the upper end of the range, those approaching 40m/130ft., where you may never have been able to spend long enough to appreciate the dive sites before....take the first step...get in touch with us!
Best taken over three days, the course includes self study, three knowledge development sessions, three practical applications, one confined water and three training dives. It will show you how to :
Note that if Tec 40, 45 & 50 are all taken at the same time, training duration comes down six or seven days depending how much of the Knowledge development you have completed before arrival.
Equipment can be kept simple, using a recreational configuration with some additions to increase safety on the dives you will be making. However if your intent is to progress further in technical diving it is better to start here with a full technical configuration of either backmounted double tanks, or combine your training with Tec Sidemount if that is what interests you. If you are ready to learn with this now it will help you as you progress.
You'll use the Tec Deep Diver Crew-Pak for this course and throughout Tec 45 and Tec 50. This introduces you to :
To enroll in the course you must:
For more information about this or other PADI courses have a chat with one of the Tech Asia Team members.