Are you ready for it?

After successful completion of the PADI Tec 50 course you'll be able to conduct gas-switch extended no-decompression dives, decompression dives and accelerated decompression dives using air and enriched air to a depth of 50 metres/165 feet. You'll also understand the hazards and risks involved in technical diving, as well as how to prepare for and handle reasonable foreseeable technical diving emergencies.

Course duration 3-4 days.


  • PADI Tec 45 Diver (or qualifying certification from another organisation)
  • PADI Rescue Diver (or qualifying certification from another organisation, including proof of CPR and firt aid training in the last 2 years)
  • Have a minimum of 100 logged dives of which 20 must be enriched air dives, 25 dives must be deeper than 18m and at least 15 dives must be deeper than 30minimum
  • Minimum age18 yrs old and must have a fit to dive certificate from a licensed physician

You also have the option of completing  Tec40/45/50 courses in one 10 day course known as Tec Deep Diver if the above last three prerequisites are met.