Exploring the realm of technical diving unveils the distinctive practice of tec divers utilizing multiple tanks, a distinctive hallmark of their equipment configuration. In this context, sidemount diving has emerged as an increasingly favored method for configuring multiple cylinders in the field of technical diving. Delve into this advanced form of diving with the Tec Sidemount Diver course, where the skills acquired can be seamlessly applied to other TecRec courses. Depending on your preferences and goals, your instructor may propose an integrated approach, combining this course with Tec 40, Tec 45, or Tec 50 courses.
To qualify for the Tec Sidemount Diver course, individuals must meet specific prerequisites. As a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver, you must be at least 18 years old and have a minimum of 30 logged dives. Additionally, possession of a PADI Enriched Air Diver certification is recommended to enhance your preparedness for this technical diving endeavor.
It’s worth noting that divers with qualifying certifications from alternative training organizations are encouraged to consult with their Tec Sidemount Instructor to explore the applicability of their existing credentials. Enroll in the Tec Sidemount Diver course to unlock the proficiency and versatility of sidemount diving, paving the way for a deeper and more comprehensive exploration of technical diving.