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TECH SIDEMOUNT DIVER Tech Sidemount Diver Course

The TECH Sidemount Diver Course with REMOTE AREA DIVE

 Who this course is for:

The certified diver looking to use a sidemount cylinder instead of the standard back mount unit. This course can be taught and used in conjunction with Advance Nitrox / Decompression Procedures.

Course prerequisites:

  • Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent
  • Minimum age 18, 15 with parental consent.

What you can expect to learn:

The Sidemount Diver Course takes an in-depth look at all of the following and more!

  • Gas matching procedures to include dissimilar volumes
  • Gas management utilizing independent cylinders
  • Psychological considerations of technical diving
  • Equipment considerations including:
    • Cylinder options
    • Regulator options
    • Buoyancy compensator/harness options
    • Proper weighting
    • Equipment configurations
  • Communication (light and hand signals)
  • Problem solving in a sidemount configuration
  • Diving in tight or confined spaces
  • Conservation
  • Water entries/exits
  • S-drills specific to sidemount diving


Online theory completed at home

Day #1-10:00am to 5:00pm (Theory Revision, Gear config & Pool Session)
Day #2- 6:00am to 5:00pm ( Dives 1 & 2)

Price: $400.00

(Price includes training material, instructor and gas however does not include equipment or trip)