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Tec 40 Training

Class Description: Tec 40 training takes you from recreational diving into technical diving by allowing you to go beyond the no-decompression limit and training you how to use a higher enriched air gas to add conservatism to your decompression.

About the Class: You begin by reviewing the Tec Deep Diver Manual and completing the Tec 40 Knowledge Developments. There is one pool dive and three open water dives, where you practice skills associated with the Tec/Rec program. You complete the Tec 40 Diver Exam prior to completing the course.

What You Can Do: Your depth limit is 130 feet. You are allowed to make longer dives with up to 10 minutes of decompression. You can use a single cylinder of gas with up to 50% Nitrox to add conservatism to your decompression.

Prerequisites: Advanced Open Water Certification, Deep Diver Cert., Enriched Air Diver Cert. and have at least 30 logged dives with at least 10 of them using enriched air at a depth of 60+ feet. You also need a signed medical form.

Equipment: You can use typical recreational scuba gear with slight modifications to adapt to tec diving needs.

Costs: Info coming soon.

What's Next: Once you have completed your Tec 40 training, you can continue with Tec 45 and Tec 50.

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