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TECH SIDEMOUNT DIVER Tech Sidemount Diver Course

The TECH Sidemount Diver Course with REMOTE AREA DIVE

Who is this course 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)



The TECH Sidemount Course will be scheduled according to customers demand. If you are interested in taking this course but there is no course scheduled in the calendar below just contact us and we will organise one according to your schedule and the availability of our instructors.