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The PADI tec 45 course teaches you to extend your depth limit to 45 meters or 145 feet.

Learn to do decompression dives using a single stage decompression cylinder.

With the Tec 45 course learn to use one more tank (cylinder) as a sling tank.

With the PADI tec 45 course learn how to accelerate your deco dive.

The PADI tec 45 course Take a step ahead in your tec diving by learning the PADI tec 45 course and enhance your knowledge and skills to go further by adding a sling tank (sided cylinder) to your technical gear.
You must have first a certification as a tec 40 diver or the equivalent technical diver level.

If you want to take this course and you are not a tec diver, you can! You just need to be:

This course has a duration of 4 days (if you are already a tec 40 diver) and includes the technical diving gears.

For more details, contact us now!.

Where to learn the PADI tec 45 course?

Our technical diving facility is in Scotty's headquarters in Mactan, Cebu region.
Even if we strongly recommand that you take your tec diving course at our headquarters in Mactan, depending the season, it might be possible to arrange a tec diving course in Bohol, Panglao or Boracay with added fees.

Why do you need to learn the PADI tec 45 course?

Learn to carry a sling tank (side cylinder) with the tec 45 course Because you will learn how to accelarate your decompression stops by carrying a sling tank (sided cylinder) at 50% oxygen or 100% O2. The PADI tec 45 certification will allow you to dive up to 45 meters (145 feet) of depth, and authorize you to do decompression dives.
Once certified you will use a full tec diving rig which can be a backmount twin tank (twin cylinder) or sidemount and have the knowledge to handle and dive with a sling tank (cylinder).
You will be able to use all kind of nitrox up to pure oxygen (O2) as an accelerated decompression gas.

During the PADI tec 45 course, you will learn:

  • Building up your knowledge from the PADI tec 40 course.
  • 4 open water dives to build up your skills.
  • Application, function and maintenance of tec diving equipments.
  • Strategize your gas planning and accelerated decompression stops.
  • Prepare yourself for the tec 50, AKA the tec deep diver.

When can you start to learn the PADI tec 45 course?

If you are interested in taking the PADI tec 45 course, you can contact us directly online now.
You can also call us (tap on the "call us" button at the bottom page), or you can walkin at any of our diving facilities to know more about this course.

The scuba diving gear in the PADI tec 45 course includes:

Technical diving equipments, diving spool, cutting tool, SMB, hogarthian harness, exposure suit with side pockets, BCD doughnut, back plate, twin tank (twin mounted cylinders), 1 sling tank (1 sided cylinder) 3 first stage regulators, 3 second stage regulators, 1 long hose (2.10m – 7ft), Jet fins, mask and another spare mask.
If you are a certified sidemount diver you can take this course with a sidemount scuba gear.

Want to take your diving experience further?

You might be interested also in these scuba diving course from another scuba diving agency:
SSI XR diving course.

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