TecRec Trimix in Athens, Greece; April 2010

Report by Petteri Nyström, PADI CD 73995, Tec Trimix IT We enjoyed an excellent Tec Trimix week with Mr. Spyros Kollas and the PADI Sea Breaze Technical Diving facility. The service was excellent from the pick-up at arrival at the airport until the end of the week. Our dives where with very different profiles and …

Tec 45 Course

Report by Alex Boulton, TDD Technical Consultant, PADI Asia Pacific  Just completed the Tec 45 Course with PADI Examiner Thomas Knedlik.  Have to say this course really begins to focus the diver on those key skills needed for planned decompression diving and lays good foundations for the accelerated deco to come in Tec 50. Some skills …

Tec 40 Course in Vancouver, British Columbia

Report by Greg McCracken, DSAT IT and owner of Ocean Quest Dive Centre Earlier in December, I completed a Tec 40 class in Vancouver, British Columbia. The course consisted of 3 students; Stuart Werner from Vancouver, Todd Verbeke from Saskatoon, Saskatchewan and Terry Johnson from Port Alberni, British Columbia. The course was also joined by …

Deep Wrecks Explored in Lebanon

HMS Victoria expedition in Lebanon

DSAT Trimix Divers at 144m in Jordan

Report by Rod Abbotson, DSAT Tec Trimix Instructor Trainer Looking down into the abyss, perched on the edge of cliff at 75m , we simultaneously wrote on our slates “We need to come back with a different mix”. This was the final dive of a Tec Trimix course I was running in 2007. My student was …

Tec Diving in South America

By Felipe Mongillo, PADI Master Instructor Chile is a country in South America occupying a long and narrow coastal strip wedged between the Andes Mountains and the Pacific Ocean. There are a lot of good locations in the coast to make waters sports, including scuba, and increasingly, tec dives. I offer DSAT Tec Deep & …