DSAT Tec 50 Diver

DSAT Tec 50 Diver

Course Goals

The DSAT Tec 50 will further develop skills learned in the Tec 45 stage of training to extend divers abilities. The program will focus on expended decompression planning and the use of 2 stage/deco bottles. Successful students will be able to plan dives utilizing one stage and one deco bottle or two deco bottles.

Prerequisites

  1. Certified as a Tec 45 diver or provide a qualifying certification from another training organization. For the purposes of this level, a qualifying technical certification is one that qualifies the student to make decompression dives to 45 metres/145 feet using air, EANx and oxygen using open circuit, double cylinder scuba equipment.
  2. Certified as a PADI Rescue Diver or provide a qualifying certification from another training organization. For this course, a qualifying certification is proof of training in diver rescue. Students who meet this prerequisite through a qualifying certification must provide proof of training in CPR and First Aid within the previous two years.
  3. Minimum age: 18 years.
  4. Have a minimum of 100 logged dives, of which at least 20 dives were made with enriched air nitrox deeper than 18 metres/60 feet, and at least 15 (with or without EANx) dives were deeper than 30 metres/100 feet.

Equipment Requirements 

Contact Ocean Quest Staff for specific equipment recommendations.

Tuition - $695.00 (students are responsible for materials and mixed gas fills)