To enroll on the PADI Tec 50 course you should be certified as a Tec 45 diver, Rescue Diver, and provide proof of training in CPR and First Aid within the previous two years. The minimum age for this course is 18 years. You must have a minimum of 100 logged dives, of which at least 20 dives were made with enriched air nitrox deeper than 18 meters, and at least 15 (with or without EANx) dives were deeper than 30 meters
Who this course is for
This is for experienced divers who would like to conduct accelerated decompression dives to 50 meters, using air as a bottom gas, and high o2 gases for staged decompression.
What’s in it for you
The tec 50 course completes your air-based decompression diver training, allowing you to access some very exclusive dive sites, and paving the way for trimix training. We highly recommend combining this course with tec 45.
How to get started
Click the book online button, find a date that suits you, and choose your preferred payment method. As soon as we receive your booking, we will be in touch to finalize the arrangements. If you would like to discuss course options with your instructor before booking, or you cannot find a scheduled date that fits in with your plans, you can use the live chat option, or email us via the contact page.
There are some materials for you to enjoy which are included in your course fee, as soon as your course is confirmed we can send you an advance soft copy, and issue the hard copy when you arrive here.
Should you wish to use it all the required equipment is included in the course fee, however, for technical courses we highly recommend the use of your own equipment if available. If you would like to purchase equipment from us for use during your course please let us know when making your booking, we can have that ready for you on arrival, see our store for available dive equipment.
All participants need to be medically fit for diving, to determine this please read, and follow the instructions on the Diver Medical Form. If it highlights a condition you have that requires medical approval you will need this prior to going in the water. We recommend you do this prior to your arrival in Moalboal. We can arrange a visit to the doctor here, but facilities may not be to the same standard where you are from. You can find the form here.