Rebreather experts recognised

At last week’s DEMA show and the Tec Xplor day that followed it in New Orleans, Mark Caney, Vice President, Rebreather Technologies presented some awards on behalf of the PADI Technical Diving Division to some of the experts who have helped to design and review the range of TecRec rebreather courses in the role of …

PADI Rebreather Courses

With PADI rebreather courses due to launch later this year we need your help! As with other programs in the past, PADI will conduct the initial instructor/trainer and cross-over courses at a variety of locations worldwide. We would like to invite you to complete a quick 10 question survey to let us know your rebreather …

TFC Profile #2 – Dr. Richard Pyle

  For Richard’s whole life he has been interested in fishes, and it always has been that way. Richard has had an aquarium since he was a little kid, so fishes have always come first. Scuba diving was a tool to get access to fishes. He has said “The most exciting part for me is …

TFC Profile #1 – Professor Simon Mitchell

Simon Mitchell began diving in 1972 at the age of 14. His diving career has subsequently included more than 6000 dives spanning many disciplines including sport, scientific, commercial, and military diving. In recent years his diving interests have focused on photography and visiting deep wrecks using a Mk15.5 closed circuit rebreather. Simon changed career paths …

PADI Rebreather Courses Explained

At the recent EUROTEK conference, Liesbeth Liekens of Submerge Productions interviewed Mark Caney, VP, Rebreather Technologies, about the range of PADI rebreather courses that will be released later this year. You can see the full interview here.  The interview has subtitles in the following languages: English, German, Dutch and French.  Subtitle language can be selected in the …

PADI Rebreather Courses

At the recent Eurotek conference in the UK, PADI released more information about its plans with rebreathers. Mark Caney, Vice President, Rebreather Technologies in the PADI Technical Diving Division gave a presentation on the coming range of courses. The courses will be introduced at some time during 2011 and consist of both recreational courses under …