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  • € 350
  • Advanced course
  • 3 day(s)


PADI Tec 45 certification course

PADI Tec 45 is the second part of the full PADI Tec Deep program, extending your depth limit to 45 metres.
You will Learn to plan and execute repetitive decompression dives using a single stage/deco cylinder.

Course Description:

Building on the knowledge and skills you aquired in the PADI Tec 40 course, you will extend your depth to 45 meters, learning to plan and execute repetitive decompression dives using a single stage/deco cylinder.
It puts you in a complete tec diving rig, which can be either backmount or sidemount.
You’ll also make accelerated decompression dives using nitrox or pure oxygen.
During this course you’ll rise to the challenge and make the commitment to become a technical diver.

Course Prerequisites:

-Be a PADI Tec 40 diver.
-Be a PADI Rescue Diver.
-Have a minimum of 50 logged dives, with at least 12 dives on enriched air nitrox deeper than 18 metres and 10 dives deeper than 30 metres.
-Be at least 18 years old.
-Have a Medical Statement signed by a physician within the last 12 months.
-Note that qualifying certifications from other diver training organizations may apply.

Course structure/aims:

Your Tec 45 training consists of three knowledge development sections, three practical application sessions and four open water dives.
Building on what you learned in the Tec 40 course, you focus on the function and maintenance of tec diving equipment and associated issues.
You continue fine-tuning gas planning and calculating accelerated decompression stops.
You'll learn to think like a technical diver.


You’ll use full technical equipment, which includes wings and doubles plus an additional deco cylinder, or you may use a technical sidemount configuration.
Your PADI Tec Deep Instructor will explain the gear required for your tec diving adventures.


2 to 3 days.

Included in the price:

Hire of twinset, stages and weights, gases, instructor, land transport to dive sites and certification card.

Excluded from price:

Manuals (PADI Tec crew pack), logbook, other personal Tec equipment and dive supplements.

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