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. …

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 …

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 …

Mistakes Can be Good – In the Right Setting!

Written by Donny McFadden What’s that old saying? “We learn from our mistakes”? It's certainly true with most things in life however in some of life’s more adventurous activities mistakes have the potential to be costly. Technical diving certainly has an acceptably low level of risk, however it does have its own particular set of …

First Standard Published by Rebreather Training Council

The Rebreather Training Council (RTC) is the body representing training organisations providing courses for divers using rebreathers. The RTC has just published its first training standard which indicates the minimum requirements for a level of training. This first standard is named the RTC Rebreather Diver Level 1 and delineates a stage in a diver’s development …