The third part of the full PADI Tec Deep Diver program is Tec 50. As a Tec 50 diver, you show that you’ve developed competency as a tec diver and have the skills to dive to a maximum of 50 metres/165 feet.
You know how to make extended, accelerated decompression stops using up to two gases. It’s not easy to reach this level and earning your Tec 50 certification opens the door to deeper diving expeditions.
What Will You Learn?
The Tec 50 course includes two knowledge development sections, three practical application sessions and four open water dives.
A primary focus of this course is mission planning and execution. You also learn more about handling emergencies and how to think like a technical diver.
To enroll in the Tec 50 course, you must:
Similar to many PADI Tec-Rec courses, the Tec 50 course is a self-study course.
You'll receive quality training materials from PADI Tec Rec, specifically designed to teach you what you need to know.
You'll then complete two theory and practical sessions with a qualified PADI Instructor will ensure that you fully understand the information.
Confined Water Dives
You'll practice skills in drills in confined water before moving to open water.
Open Water Dives
2 x No-Stop dives
2 x Deco dive
Equipment & Gas
Tec50: Standard technical rig with twin cylinders plus two stage / deco cylinder
Gases: Air, EANx or Oxygen
Limits: 50 metres. Accelerated decompression is permitted with two decompression gases
PADI TecRec Manual
PADI certification fee
We offer flexible course timetabling to meet your schedule and work with small groups to ensure personal tuition at all times.
How Much Does It Cost?
£495 (does not include gases)
Call 01603 485000 or click the 'Contact Us' button to find out about dates and availability.