PADI Tec Instructor

$800.00

Tec Instructor has a nice sound to it, especially if you’re a PADI Instructor interested in technical (tec) diving and ready to combine your interests. The Tec Instructor course is your entry into the tec diving world and your opportunity to join the PADI TecRec professional ranks. As a Tec Instructor, you’ll be qualified to conduct Discover Tec programs, teach the Tec 40 course and assist a Tec Deep Instructor with Tec 45 Diver courses (which is a great way to gain experience).

Not Sure?Contact Us

Who should take this course?

Tec Instructor has a nice sound to it, especially if you’re a PADI Instructor interested in technical (tec) diving and ready to combine your interests. The Tec Instructor course is your entry into the tec diving world and your opportunity to join the PADI TecRec professional ranks. As a Tec Instructor, you’ll be qualified to conduct Discover Tec programs, teach the Tec 40 course and assist a Tec Deep Instructor with Tec 45 Diver courses (which is a great way to gain experience).

To enroll in a Tec Instructor course, you must:

  • Be a renewed PAID instructor having attended a PADI Instructor Development Course
  • Be a PADI Enriched Air Diver
  • Be a PADI Enriched Air Instructor, or have completed a PADI Enriched Air Instructor course.
  • Be a PADI Deep Specialty Instructor, or have completed a PADI Deep Specialty Instructor course.
  • Have a minimum of 100 logged dives, with at least 20 enriched air dives, 25 dives deeper than 18 metres/60 feet and 15 dives deeper than 30 metres/100 feet.

Prior to sending in your Tec Instructor application, you must also:

Note that qualifying certifications from other diver training organizations may apply – ask your Tec Instructor Trainer.

What will you learn?

If you aren’t a certified Tec diver, then your Tec Instructor course will include the entire Tec 40 and 45 Diver course. Part One of the course focuses on the knowledge and skills required for technical deep diving. Part Two fine-tunes your ability to conduct knowledge development, practical application and open water teaching segments. You’ll also go over the philosophy, organization and marketing considerations for technical diver training.

How can you start learning now?

Become a Tec Instructor:

Additional Information

Course Prerequisites

Be a renewed PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Dive Numbers

15 dives deeper than 30 metres/100 feet, 20 enriched air dives, 25 dives deeper than 18 metres/60 feet, minimum of 100 logged dives

You may also like…

PADI Instructor Development Course
PADI Instructor Development Course
Becoming a PADI Scuba Diving Instructor (OWSI) will allow you the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing industry, where you will come into contact with people from all walks of life and become instrumental in changing their and your lives for the better!
As an OWSI you will introduce your students to the awesome landscape and creatures of the underwater world, assist them in taking their very first breaths underwater and have the opportunity work in an environment where the scenery changes daily!
$1,150.00 Book Now
PADI Specialty Instructor Course
PADI Specialty Instructor Course
More scuba diving and more fun sharing what interests you – that’s what teaching specialty diver courses is all about. The best way to learn how to make your specialty diver courses really special is to take a specialty instructor course from your local PADI Course Director. Specialty instructor courses provide teaching tips and hands-on experience that you can implement right away. With 25 standard PADI Specialty Diver courses, and numerous distinctive specialties, you have lots of choose from – so get going.
$175.00 Book Now
TecRec Deep and Sidemount
PADI Tec 45 Diver
The PADI Tec 45 course is the second part of the full PADI Tec Deep Diver program. You’ll extend your depth limit to 45 metres/145 feet and learn to plan and execute repetitive decompression dives using a single stage/decompression cylinder. It puts you in a complete tec diving rig, which can be either backmount or sidemount. You’ll also make accelerated decompression dives using EANx or pure oxygen. This is a course where you’ll rise to the challenge and make the commitment to become a technical diver.
$500.00 Book Now
Enriched Air (Nitrox) Diver on Utila Honduras
PADI Enriched Air Diver
Many PADI students in Utila choose to take the popular PADI Enriched Air Diver course. Scuba diving on Enriched air Nitrox generally allows divers to increase the length of their dives and enables them to spend less time on the surface between dives.Spend more time on the fantastic dive sites around Utila as a PADI Enriched Air Diver! Don’t miss out on turtle, eagle ray, dolphin or whale shark sightings due to short decompression times! Diving on Nitrox is sure to give you more time spent under the waves especially when doing repetitive dives thereby increasing your chances of such sightings!
$213.00 Book Now
PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (PADI MSDT)
PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer (PADI MSDT)
Now that you have successfully completed your PADI Instructor Development Course(IDC) and can begin teaching scuba, you will be qualified to train your students up to the PADI Master Scuba Diver level once you have completed your MSDT training in Utila.  As a successful candidate of the MSDT program you will be a more employable scuba professional, showing your commitment to continuing your dive training as well as being prepared to help others to continue their dive education by having the ability to teach PADI Specialty Diver courses!
$600.00 Book Now