Tec Trimix Instructor

Who should take this course?


Becoming a Tec Trimix Diver takes you to the outer edge of technical diving. Earning the Tec Trimix Instructor rating makes you the person who trains these extreme divers. It’s a respected tec diving instructor certification that few achieve. If you’ve got the experience and are up for the challenge, then it could be your next step. As a Tec Trimix Instructor you can teach the full range of deep open-circuit tec diving courses, including Tec Trimix 65 and Tec Trimix Diver.

To enroll in a Tec Trimix Instructor course, you must:

Be a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer
Be a PADI Tec Deep Instructor, or have completed the PADI Tec Deep Instructor training course
Be a PADI Tec Trimix Diver
Have a minimum of 200 logged dives, with 20 tec decompression dives of which at least 10 dives were deeper than 40 metres/130 feet using trimix.
Prior to sending in your Tec Trimix Instructor application, you must also:

Be a PADI Tec Deep Instructor
Have assisted with at least one Tec Trimix Diver course
Have a minimum of 350 logged dives, with 50 decompression dives deeper than 40 metres/130 feet of which 30 dives must be deeper than 40 metres/130 feet using trimix and 10 dives deeper than 50 metres/165 feet using trimix with less than 21 percent oxygen.
Have successfully completed the Tec Trimix Instructor course exams


What will you learn?


You begin your training by reviewing the Tec Trimix course content and practical skills. Then, you complete multiple practice teaching scenarios in the classroom and in the water to ensure you know how to cover all the materials, organize skill practice and control open water dives.

Next Step


Become a Tec Trimix Instructor:

Enroll in a Tec Trimix Instructor course at a PADI Dive Center or Resort that offers TecRec Instructor training.
Visit the PADI TecRec Blog.
Browse the PADI Course Catalog.

 

Who should take this course?

Diving beyond recreational depths with open-circuit technical gear has allowed tec divers to discover amazing wrecks and photograph never-before-seen organisms. Tec Deep Instructors contribute to deep exploration by training the next generation of tec divers. When you earn this rating, you can conduct Discover Tec programs and teach Tec 40, Tec 45 and Tec 50 Diver courses.

To enroll in a Tec Deep Instructor course, you must:

•  Be a renewed PADI Instructor
•  Be a PADI Enriched Air Diver
•  Be a PADI Enriched Air Instructor, or have completed a PADI Enriched Air Instructor course.
•  Be a PADI Deep Specialty Instructor, or have completed a PADI Deep Specialty Instructor course.
•  Have a minimum of 100 logged dives, with at least 20 enriched air dives, 25 dives deeper than 18 metres/60 feet and 15 dives deeper than 30 metres/100 feet.

Prior to sending in your Tec Deep Instructor application, you must also:

•  Be a renewed PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer
•  Be a PADI Enriched Air Instructor
•  Be a PADI Deep Specialty Instructor
•  Be a Tec 50 Diver
•  Have assisted with at least one Tec 50 Diver course or one Tec 45 Diver course
•  Have a minimum of 270 dives logged, with at least 25 stage decompression dives deeper than 40 metres/130 feet.
•  Have certified a total of 10 or more PADI Deep Divers and/or PADI Enriched Air Divers.
•  Have successfully completed the Tec Deep Instructor course exams.
•  Meet a peer review waterskill requirement.

Note that qualifying certifications from other diver training organizations may apply – ask your Tec Instructor Trainer.

 

What will you learn?

If you aren’t a certified tec diver, then your instructor course will include the entire Tec 40, 45 and 50 Diver courses as necessary. In fact, the first part of the course makes sure you have a good grasp of the knowledge and skills required for technical deep diving. During the second part of the course, you practice conducting knowledge development, practical application and open water teaching segments. Your Tec Deep Instructor Trainer will also go over organization and marketing considerations for TecRec courses.

 

Next Step

Become a Tec Deep Instructor:

•  Enroll in a Tec Deep Instructor course at a PADI Dive Center or Resort that offers TecRec Instructor training.
•  Visit the PADI TecRec Blog.
•  Browse the PADI Course Catalog.

 

Hours

Monday10:00AM - 6:00PM
Tuesday10:00AM - 6:00PM
Wednesday10:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday10:00AM - 6:00PM
Friday10:00AM - 6:00PM
Saturday10:00AM - 5:00PM
Sunday10:00AM - 5:00PM

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