TecRec Instructor Trainer Course

PADI recently introduced a route for tec instructors to become TecRec Instructor Trainers without also having to be a PADI Course Director and ran our first course this month at EMEA HQ in Bristol, UK! This allows for two different routes to become a Tec Deep Instructor Trainer (the first level of TecRec IT) both requiring …

Are you missing out? TecRec Distinctives

Did you know we have two PADI authored TecRec Distinctives and the guidelines for you to write several others yourself! PADI Authored TecRec Distinctives: Tec Basics - Designed to be a gentler introduction into TecRec this course is run within recreational limits but introducing tec skills. Tec Basics can (if requirements are met) also credit towards …

This time last week…

...it was International Women's Day. To be honest I’m always in two minds about Women’s events, awards, records etc. I understand the need to highlight inequality and injustice and fight for change. I also realise that we often measure people on sports that are traditionally male e.g running, jumping, strength etc, so we split competitions into male and female for …

“I swim through this dark world, to show people who can’t” states Jill Heinerth, by Rosemary E.Lunn

Jill Heinerth had a pretty cool start to 2017. On 10th January I reported that she was to receive the 'Sports and Education' NOGI. The NOGI Awards are acknowledged as the oldest and most prestigious in the diving industry, yet they are probably the least well known. There are five categories: arts, distinguished service, environment, …

NEW – TecRec IT Course 2018

PADI will be conducting a TecRec Instructor Trainer Course from 18th - 22nd June 2018 in Bristol, UK This course is for experienced Tec Deep Instructors (and higher) who want to become PADI Tec Deep Instructor Trainers. Successful candidates who also hold other TecRec instructor level certifications will be able to apply for further TecRec …

Poseidon Se7en with M28 handset can now be used at Tec 100 CCR level

Poseidon Se7en

GREAT NEWS!!!! Poseidon have registered the Poseidon Se7en Tec Rebreather with the M28 handset for use on PADI's Tec 100 CCR courses. With lots of additional features and the facility for even more the M28 is a great addition to the Poseidon Se7en and, of course, can be used at preceding levels of recreational and …