Padi Tec 40

Padi Tec 40

The PADI Tec 40 course is the transition point from recreational to technical diving. It is the first stage of the complete PADI Tec Diver course, and it acts as a bridge between non-stop diving and deep decompression technique. You will gain experience and begin to learn the theory and skills needed to continue your training. You will be qualified to perform limited decompression dives up to 40 meters.

Tec 40 course requirements you must be:

In addition, you must be in possession of a Medical Certificate with Nulla Osta signed by a doctor in the previous 12 months.

Note that certificates from other organizations may be valid – ask your PADI Tec Deep Instructor for information.

The course:

The Tec 40 course consists of three theoretical development sessions, three practical sessions and four training dives. You will learn several notions about:

  • Risks and responsibilities of technical diving
  • Proper technical equipment, preparation and assembly
  • Gas planning, oxygen limits and decompression planning
  • Squad diving techniques and emergency procedures, including managing continuous supply, manifold leaks, and low-air situations


You’ll start with your basic equipment and add that technique , which essentially means doubling it down. You will be able to dive in “backmount” configuration. Your PADI Tec Instructor can let you dive with enriched air for added safety.

Included in the price:

  • Study materials.
  • The supply of basic equipment such as cylinders, regulators, stage cylinders.
  • Bi-cylinder refill with air.

Excluding refills of nitrox gas and pure oxygen.

Course price €. 650.00

* Ask for the offer for the complete pack tec 40/45/50

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