INTRO TO TEC
ONE DAY £150
The Generic Intro to Tech course designed for already qualified recreational divers to have an introduction into diving with a twinset with all it’s advantages.
The specific skills this course will highlight are:
Gear Configuration and Selection.
Buoyancy, trim & propulsion (The big three!)
A perfect course for not only those who wish to see what it’s like to dive a twinset but also a useful stand-alone course for the diver who wants to become a more skilled & proficient diver. Also used as a refresher course for already technical divers who have been out of the water for some time and wish to refresh their skills.
Advanced open water diver (or equivalent).
15 years of age with parental consent or 18 years of age.
25 logged dives.
We will work with you prior to getting in the water with the knowledge required to safely enjoy the experience complete with debrief and advice to further enjoy your subsequent dive.
Open water dives
Two open water dives will be conducted using technical diving set-up comprising of a backplate, harness, wing and twin cylinders. The first dive will be to a maximum of 10 metres and for you to practice some very basic safety skills. The second dive will be a little deeper should you wish with an absolute maximum, should you wish, of 24 metres.
How much is it and what is included?
The course costs £150 and includes:
Twinset rental & air fills
Backplate, harness & wing hire
Technical regulator hire
What is not included?
Travel to and from the training locations and open water sites are your responsibility. If using NDAC Chepstow there is a fee of £17 per student per day payable directly to the centre. You should have your own kit and at a minimum your own drysuit with drysuit qualification unless we are completing the experience along some of our beach sites during the summer months.
Now you’ve taken the first step and you like what you’ve experience your next course will be one of the technical courses in either the PADI TecRec, TDI or RAID systems and they all have their individual advantages. Talk to us!