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PADI Tec Trimix Instructor Course

Course Price
1200
Minimum Age
18
Duration
6 days

You'll be one of the elite who can teach the Tec Trimix

** Course price does not include any required training materials **

Tec Deep Instructors provide the most comprehensive technical instruction available. If you are both a Tec Deep Instructor and Tec Trimix Diver, then the Tec Trimix Instructor trainer course is for you.

The Fun Part

Explore the outer edges of technical deep diving.

What You Learn

The PADI Trimix Diver Instructor course incorporates instructional philosophies and course goals that directly address the demanding and challenging nature of technical diving instruction with helium gas mixes.

What You Can Teach

As a Tec Trimix Instructor you'll be one of the elite who can teach the Tec Trimix Diver. During the course you'll learn how to teach diving at the cutting edge depth of 75 metres/247 feet to 91 metres/300 feet.

The Scuba Gear You'll Use

You use technical scuba gear, which typically uses two to four or five regulators,  a dive computer, and some accessories. You can locate most items at your local dive shop.

Additional equipment requirements include:

  • Double cylinders (minimum 12 l/70 cf each, with larger preferred) with isolator manifold
  • Primary and secondary regulators, one with two metre/seven foot hose (approx.) for gas sharing, and one with SPG
  • Stage/decompression cylinders with regulator, SPG, mounting hardware and proper labeling/markings. Two per diver will be required
  • Backup decompression cylinders as appropriate and required for the environment
  • BCD and harness – redundant buoyancy control is required (double bladder BCD or dry suit if suitable for weight of equipment worn)
  • Depth gauge/computer and backup depth gauge/computer
  • Dive watch and backup timing device
  • Trimix decompression information (tables/trimix computer) and backup decompression information
  • Exposure suit appropriate for environment and dive duration. (If students will use dry suits, they should be trained/experienced with their use in recreational and technical diving prior to using them for trimix training or diving.)
  • Argon dry suit inflation or other inflation system as needed (students should not inflate dry suit with trimix)
  • Weight system (if needed)
  • Jon line (if needed for current diving environments)
  • Inflatable signal tube
  • Reel
  • Lift bag (bright yellow or per local community practice preferred)
  • Dive knife / cutting device and backup
  • Slate
  • Backup mask (optional)
  • Compass
  • Dive lights (optional)
  • Drift kit (if drift decompressing)

The Learning Materials You'll Need

  • Tec Trimix Lesson Guides CD-Rom
  • Tec Trimix Instructor Guide with binder
  • Tec Trimix Instructor Cue Cards

Use of twin sets stage cylinders and weights are included in the price however, Gases and equipment hire are not included