The TDI Intro to Tech course is the perfect course for divers who have heard about technical diving and want to find out more about this exciting branch of advanced recreational diving.
Why take the TDI Intro to Tech course?
TDI’s Intro to Tech Course is a useful stand-alone course for the diver who wants to become a more skilled, more proficient diver regardless of if he intends to move on to technical diving. The course may also be used as an introduction to the TDI Advanced Nitrox course and the TDI Decompression Procedures course. And finally, it is also a good refresher for certified technical divers who may want to refresh their skills or have them re-evaluated by a TDI technical instructor.
What’s involved in the course?
This course walks students through the special techniques, planning procedures and skills that set technical diving apart from traditional sport diving. It will show them how to improve their dive planning methods, in-water skills and streamline their existing gear configuration, in a non-threatening and fun learning environment. The specific skills this course will highlight are advanced buoyancy control, gas management, situational awareness, trim and gear configuration and selection.
Who can take the course?
To take this course you must hold Advanced Open Water certification, be at least 15 years old and have 25 logged dives.
This course runs year round on request.
Where does the course run?
The course is run at our Dive Centre in near Porirua, Wellington and a variety of local dive sites.
How do I sign up?
Register online above with your details, it’s that simple! You can also come by the store or give us a call or email. Don’t forget to let us know when you would like to do the course.