Come to the Dark Side! Open up new worlds in your dive exploration.
Take your diving to new levels with the skills, knowledge and training that you’ll experience with IVS’s Technical Diving programs. Going deeper, staying longer, expanding your dive missions, planned decompression diving, using multiple accelerated deco gasses including Nitrox Blends to 100%, incorporating Helium & Trimix blends in your dive planning, choosing gear configurations including Back-mounted Doubles, Sidemount, Rebreathers, Cave Exploration setups – learn how to go where few dare, safely, with confidence, and find the real explorer in you!
Tec 100 - Intro to Technical Diving
The Intro to Tech course is the perfect course for divers who have heard about technical diving and want to find out more about this exciting branch of diving, while staying inside of recreational diving limits. This course walks students through the special techniques, planning procedures and skills that set technical diving apart from traditional sport diving. It will show them how to improve their dive planning methods, buoyancy control, in-water skills and proper gear configurations, in a non-threatening and fun learning environment. The skills learned during this course will increase the student’s self-confidence and notably decrease anxiety as divers move forward through the technical diving courses.
Intro to Tec / Tec 40 / Solo / Advanced Nitrox
Advanced Open Water, Deep Diver
- IVS Model Release
- PADI Continuing Education Administrative Document
- PADI Liability Release and Assumption of Risk
- PADI Liability Release and Assumption of Risk for Discover Tec Diving
- PADI Liability Release and Assumption of Risk for Self Reliant Course
- PADI Tec Diver Statement of Understanding and Learning Agreement