Why PADI TEC 50?

 

This course completes your training as an entry-level Tec diver taking you past the limits of recreational diving. During your training you will make actual decompression dives as deep as 50 metres/165 feet. You will be using enriched air nitrox and/or oxygen for decompression and use desk top decompression software to create custom dive tables and plan your dives. By the end of the course you will qualify to make technical decompression dives independently.

 

What do I need to start?

 

  • Be a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or hold a qualifying certification from another organisation)

  • Be a PADI Enriched Air Diver (or hold a qualifying certification from another organisation)

  • Be a PADI Deep Diver (or hold a qualifying certification from another organisation)

  • PADI Tec 45 (or hold a qualifying certification from another organisation)

  • Have a minimum of 100 logged dives, of which at least:

  • 20 dives must be enriched air dives

  • 25 dives must be deeper than 18 metres/60 feet

  • 20 dives must be deeper than 30 metres/100 feet

  • At least 18 years old

  • Have a medical statement signed by a physician

 

What will I do?

 

The course builds on the TEC 45 content with extended coverage of equipment considerations, oxygen tracking, decompression dive planning along with practical experience using twinsets and stage cylinders.

  • 1 session of theory review and exam.

  • 2 days Open Water diving where you will practise:-

  • Gas shut downs

  • Gas sharing ascent

  • Stage cylinder removal and replacement

  • DSMB deployment

  • Deco gas switching

  • Swim techniques

How long will it take?

  • 2-3 days

 

What will I need?

 

  • PADI  TEC Manual & Crew-Pak

  • A twinset/wing + stage cylinders are required for the TEC 50 course

  • Dive site entry fees and gases

 

How much does it cost?

 

£425             Incl materials?             No          Incl Gear Hire?     No-but available

 

Where can I go from here?

 

Completion of TEC 50 (following on from TEC 40 and TEC 45 - or equivalent) combine to create the DPADI TEC DEEP Qualification, and PADI TriMix Diver

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Gary Instructor Traning in Gozo on a 15ltr stage, cause students took the rest

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