Technical diving is one of the more challenging, but rewarding forms of diving. Through it you transform experienced divers into technical divers. You help them improve their dive skills and knowledge to levels they never realized were possible. The Tec diving instructor opens new doors for students and provides them the keys to begin to explore so much more of the underwater world.
This will train you to teach the Sidemount Course. It was developed to allow recreational instructors to teach divers the sidemount configuration. However, many instructors who intend to teach Tec classes find value in developing a solid foundation in sidemount diving before they add the complexity of commonly used Tec equipment.
This course will train you to be a Tec Instructor. Upon successful completion, will be able to independently conduct the Tec 40 Diver course. While teaching this course, you will establish the foundation of skills and knowledge the students will use as they progress through their Tec diving careers. Correct fundamental skills are critical teaching this course, so this course will begin with a review of your Tec knowledge and skills.
This is a more intermediate sidemeount instructor course. During this course, you will learn how to teach students how to apply the sidemount equipment configuration to Tec diving. This is an intensive course designed to test and improve your own sidemount skills while training you to teach the configuration. Sidemount skills covered in this course will be used by divers from Tec 40 up through Trimix.
This is an advanced technical diving instructor course. Upon successful completion, you will be able to teach Tec 40, 45, and 50. As a Tec Deep Instructor you will guide your students down the path to become full technical divers. You will teach them emergency procedures, accelerated decompression, advanced dive planning, how to use up to 100% oxygen and much more. This is a very rigorous instructor course for those experienced Tec divers who are ready to take the next step.
This is a very advanced Tec course. In this course will will not only learn to teach students about Trimix, but will learn how to safely conduct deep dives with them. This is a very intensive course. Only Trimix divers with supurb skills should consider it. Your mastery of dive skills will be tested as will your knowledge.