Intro to Technical Diving
   

TDI INTRO TO TECH DIVING

The TDI Intro to Tech Course is an introductory course that expands on recreational training by improving dive planning methods, in-water skills, and streamlining existing gear configurations in a controlled and fun learning environment.

Who this course is for:

  • Certified open water scuba diver who wants to expand diver knowledge
  • Certified open water scuba diver who is considering technical training
  • Certified technical diver who is seeking a refresher course

Course prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 18, 15 with parental consent
  • Minimum certification: SDI Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent
  • Proof of 25 logged open water dives

What you can expect to learn:

  • In-depth dive planning
  • Advanced buoyancy control
  • Gas management
  • Situational awareness
  • Proper trim, gear configuration and selection

What’s in it for you:

  • Exposure to in-depth dive planning
  • Introduction to more advanced technical diving and equipment
  • Opportunity to become a more proficient diver and expand on diver skills and knowledge

TDI Intro to Tech minimum requirements:

  • Execute proper gear selection and preparation as well as buddy gas matching
  • Mastery of S.T.A.R.T, trim, finning techniques, body positioning, and diver skills
  • Overall demonstration of mature, sound judgment concerning dive planning and execution

Cost:

  • $450.00
  • Includes elearning component and certification
  • Student must have own equipment/gear

Pre-Course Study: Prior to the start of the course, students must successfully complete either the Student Manual with IQ Review or Online Training.

Open Water Dives: With a qualified instructor, students will complete a minimum of three dives in an open water environment.

Course fees do not include gear, tanks, airfills, travel, accommodations, training materials.