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 (Excluding Public Holidays)

Decompression Procedures CCR Diver

This is the second level certification course for divers wishing to dive a KISS Closed Circuit Rebreather (CCR) using air diluent.

– This course covers all KISS CCR models –

Course Length: 3 to 5 Days                   Course Fee: $1,500

Prerequisites:      18 years old



Why take the TDI KISS Decompression Procedures CCR Course?

The objective of the course is to train divers in the benefits, hazards and proper procedures for diving a CCR and to develop basic CCR diving skills to a maximum depth of 45 metres using an air diluent for formal decompression diving.

What’s involved in the course?

During the dives your TDI Instructor will teach you all the necessary theory, methods, procedures and skills to conduct planned decompression CCR dives to a maximum depth of 45m. During the course you will complete either:

Advanced Nitrox & Decompression Procedures Certified Divers:

1 Confined water and 7 open water dives (420 minutes) to a maximum depth of 45m.

KISS Air Diluent CCR Certified Divers:

240 Minutes in open water.

CCR Cross-over:

1 Confined water dive and 180 minutes in open water.

Who can take the course?

You must be either a TDI Advanced Nitrox and Decompression Procedures certified Diver or; have been certified as a TDI KISS Air Diluent 30m Diver or equivalent with over 30 hours and over 30 dives experience on the CCR unit and have more than six months CCR diving experience .

When does the course run?

This course can be run at any time of year on request.

Where does the course run?

The theory is at our Dive Centre in Mana near Porirua, Wellington.  To get the depth we need for this course the dives are usually run in Taupo.

How do I sign up?

Drop by the shop for a chat and we can talk about the course options in more detail.