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TDI Intro to Technical 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 divers who want to expand diver knowledge
Certified open water scuba divers who are considering technical training
Certified technical divers who are seeking a refresher course
Minimum age 18 or 15 with parental consent
Minimum certification of 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 and 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
Course Structure and Duration:
A minimum of 3 dives must be conducted; All dives must be conducted at depths within the diver’s current level of certification but no dives should exceed 23 metres / 75 feet. If the TDI Intro to Tech is taught in conjunction with Advanced Nitrox, only a total of 4 dives are required; more may be conducted at the discretion of the instructor.
Course fees: $395.50 CAD (includes an e-learning code and certification card.)
Costs do not include air fills, charter fees, park fees, equipment rental, or transportation unless specified in advance.
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