Extend Your Bottom Time!
To train the diver the techniques and skills necessary for diving with multiple stage/deco bottles in sidemount configuration.
18 years of age
Must be a certified PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or equivalent
30 logged dives (10 sidemount dives)
RSTC Medical Form signed by a Doctor if the diver has any medical conditions. Download the Medical Form Here
What is Involved?
Knowledge Development (classroom)
1-Limited Open Water Dive
4-Open Water Dives
Required Course Materials:
PADI Sidemount Diver Manual
Mask, Fins, Snorkel, & Booties
Sidemount BCD with weight system
2 independent regulator systems (one with 7' LP Reg Hose, & SPG; one with 36" LP Reg Hose, LPQD Hose, & SPG)
2 main cylinders with stage kits and hose retainers (1 with left handed modular valve; 1 with right handed modular valve recommended)
2 independent stage/deco bottles (each with 1st & 2nd stages and SPG)
How Many Students In The Course?
We are Proud to Offer PRIVATE / SEMI PRIVATE COURSES!
Our courses are smaller, allowing us to focus on your every need, as you become a certified PADI Tec Sidemount Diver. We enroll an average of 3 students per instructor. Many of our courses are PRIVATE, with 1 on 1 Instruction.
How Long Is The Course?
The PADI Tec Sidemount Diver Certification Course averages 2 days long.
PADI Tec Sidemount Diver Course - - - $400
Includes: Course Materials, Rental Equipment, Course Tuition, Additional Air Fills, & Certification Fee