Tec 50

This course completes the final four dives to certify you as a Tec 50 or Tec Deep Diver. In the Tec50 course you will learn how to:

  • Make actual decompression dives as deep as 50 metres/165 feet
  • Use enriched air nitrox and/or oxygen for decompression
  • Use desk top decompression software to create custom dive tables and plan your dives
  • Qualify to make technical decompression dives independently

College Credit

PADI Divers may receive credit toward various certificates and diplomas for several PADI courses aligned with the Australian national training system. These training providers recognize certain PADI and Emergency First Response (EFR) courses:

  • Technical and Further Education South Australia
  • Australia Fisheries Academy South Australia
  • Victorian Tertiary Admissions Centre Victoria
  • Western Australia Curriculum Council

Prerequisites

  • PADI Advanced Open Water Diver (or hold a qualifying certification from another organization)
  • PADI Rescue Diver (or hold a qualifying certification from another organization)
  • PADI Enriched Air Diver (or hold a qualifying certification from another organization)
  • DSAT Tec 45 Diver (or hold a qualifying certification from another organization)
  • Have a minimum of 100 logged dives, of which
    • 20 dives must be enriched air dives
    • 25 dives must be deeper than 18 metres/60 feet
    • at least 20 dives must be deeper than 30 metres/100 feet
  • At least 18 years old
  • Have a medical form signed by your physician

Course fee

A$500.00 (The fee does not include PADI application fees)