Technical Divers – Diving Diseases Research Centre needs your help

The Diving Diseases Research Centre based in Plymouth, UK is conducting a research project relating to technical divers. Diving Diseases Research Centre If you can spare a few minutes of your time to help them to gain a better insight into the general health and diving practices of technical divers, they would be very grateful. …

Critical Decisions in Tec Diving

Karl Shreeves talk on this topic was well received when he delivered it in the technical section of DEMA on Thursday, November 15.  

 New Standards Published by Rebreather Training Council

Type R rebreathers in Malta

The Rebreather Training Council (RTC) is the body representing training agencies providing courses for divers using rebreathers. In the last two years, the RTC has published training standards for recreational and technical rebreather divers. Now, the RTC has published two further standards delineating two further stages in a diver’s development, both advanced technical diving levels. …

What it Takes to be a Tec Diver

renee power

In 1988, when Renee Power made a deal with her boyfriend that she’d learn how to dive if he’d take ballroom dance classes with her, she had no idea diving would one day turn into an impressive career. And not only that, she’d be an active PADI Master Instructor with PADI technical ratings as well …

PADI TecRec Instructor Trainer Course 2019 – Malta

A Date for your diary. PADI EMEA will conduct a TecRec Instructor Trainer Course in Malta, from 17th June - 21st June, 2019. The course is for experienced PADI Tec Deep Instructors (or higher), who want to become PADI Tec Deep Instructor Trainers.  There will be more details later this year, but we thought you would …

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 …