PADIvertTec Rec Deep 40, 45, 50

Minimum Age for this Course: 18 years old

Tech 40 – Tec 40 qualifies divers to make limited, single gas decompression dives of no more than 10 minutes deco to 40 m/130 ft. Divers use air and up to 50% EANx. The minimum required equipment is a cylinder with dual outlet valve and two regulators or a primary cylinder and a large pony. Full tec diving gear is recommended, however.
Requirements, Pre-requisites.

  • 18 years old
  • Nitrox diver
  • Deep Diver or equivalent
  • Rescue diver or equivalent
  • 30 logged dives with 10 dives to 100 feet or deeper.

Tech 45- Tec 45 qualifies divers to make extended no stop dives, and accelerated decompression dives to a maximum of 45m/145ft. Divers use air and any EANx mix and oxygen with a maximum of two gas mixtures. Double tank configurations are required, with side-mounted doubles being acceptable.
Requirements, Pre-requisites.

  • 18 years old
  • Rescue diver or equivalent
  • Tec 40 diver or equivalent
  • 50 logged dives 10 deeper than 100 feet

Tech 50- Tec 50 qualifies divers to make accelerated deco dives to maximum of 50 m/165 ft using multiple stage cylinders. Divers use more than two gas mixtures,
Requirements, Pre-requisites.

  • 18 years old
  • Rescue diver or equivalent
  • Tech 45 or equivalent
  • 100 logged dives with15 deeper than 100 feet