To enroll on the PADI Tec Instructor course you must be certified as a DSAT Tec 45 diver, be a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (or PADI Instructor with a higher rating), a PADI Enriched Air Instructor and a PADI Deep Diver Specialty Instructor, you must have certified a total of ten or more PADI Deep Divers and/or PADI Enriched Air divers (any combination that totals ten is acceptable). You must have a minimum of 100 dives logged, where at least 20 dives were made with enriched air nitrox, 25 dives were deeper than 18 meters, and at least 15 dives were deeper than 30 meters, you must have also logged at least 20 stage decompression dives that had a maximum depth deeper than 40 meters
Who this course is for
This course is for experienced instructors and technical divers, that would like to broaden their professional abilities and teach PADI’s Tec 40 program
What’s in it for you
You will learn how to conduct effective technical diving courses, and evaluate technical divers in training. Successfully meeting all course requirements earns you the title PADI Tec Instructor.
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.
You will need a copy of the PADI Tec Instructor Manual for this course, which you can purchase from us or PADI, If purchasing from us we can send you an advance soft copy when your course is confirmed. PADI produce some instructor wetnotes, which are not mandatory, but very useful, again these can be purchased from us or PADI.
For technical courses, we highly recommend the use of your own equipment. If you would like to rent or 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.