TDI INSTRUCTOR COURSE – ADVANCED NITROX

TDI Advanced Nitrox Instr Course
TDI Advanced Nitrox Instr Course

The TDI Advanced Nitrox Instructor Course, available in Thailand is for Instructors wishing to teach the use of EANx 21 through 100% oxygen for optimal mixes to a depth of 40 metres.

To become an Advanced Nitrox Instructor for TDI, you need to be an Open Water Instructor with 10 certified Nirox Divers and an advanced Nitrox Diver.

The object of this course is to train Nitrox Instructors to teach the benefits, hazards and proper procedures for EANx 21 through 100% oxygen for dives not requiring staged decompression, multi level dives using gas switches to extend the NDL.

Most Instructors combine the Decompression Procedures course or the Sidemount Instructor course.

 

TDI Advanced Nitrox Instructor Course Prerequisites:

  • Minimum age 18
  • Minimum certification of TDI Advanced Nitrox diver or equivalent
  • Provide proof of 100 logged dives, 25 must be nitrox dives
  • Must have certified 10 students in entry-level nitrox

Course Structure TDI Advanced Nitrox Instructor Course:

  • 3 days (one day theory – two days diving) 5 days  of which 2 days of theory and pool,  if combined with TDI decompression Procedures Instructor
  • Pre-requisites apply to all instructor level courses
  • Certification fee to be paid directly to SDI/TDI HQ

The course can be done on either advanced Sidemount setup or on Back mount configurations.

For COURSE STANDARDS and PROCEDURES – click on the logo


DAY:TIME:LOCATION:TO DO:DIVE DEPTH:
1AM & PMCLASSROOM & POOLPRESENTATIONSN/A
2AM & PMBOAT3 DIVESMAX 40 METERS
3AM & PMBOAT3 DIVESMAX 40 METERS
EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS ALL COURSES
Primary and secondary regulators (for back gas or Sidemount set-up)3 stage/decompression regulators
Mask + Back-up maskBCD (wing) and harness or Sidemount Wing (with a min lift of 60 pounds)
Depth gauge/trimix computer Timing device and backup timing device
Appropriate exposure suitKnife/cutting device and backup
Two inflatable signal tubesReel and spool
Slate and backup slateCompass
Torch and Back-up torches (Trimix Diving, Wreck diving and cave diving courses)Hood - for Cave, Deep and Wreck Diving

Although we believe each tec instructor should have his/her own kit, we do understand the travel/weight issues.. This is why Equipment rental is available. We carry Hollis, Dive Rite, Xdeep, Scubapro, Apeks wings, backplates, regulators. Please contact us for equipment rental package deals or purchases at the local retail stores in Phuket.