Curious about technical diving?

This short course is designed to let divers experience technical diving in confined water. The team of Koh Tao Diving Academy will introduce you to a few basic skills and procedures, while you’ll get to wear all the extra Tec diving gear and take it for a test dive!

Note: Discover Tec may be certified toward the Tec 40 course.

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What does Discover Tec includes?

One short academic section
One confined Water section
One dive in Open Water

Discover Tec Pre-Requisites:

PADI Open Water Diver
At least 18 years old
Minimum of 10 logged dives

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Tec 40

The PADI Tec 40 course is where you transition from recreational scuba diving to technical diving. You gain experience and begin building the knowledge and skills you need to continue for your Tec diver training. You will qualify to make limited decompression dives to 40 meters/130 feet.

25,000 ++

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Tec 45

The PADI Tec 45 course is the second part of the full PADI Tec Deep Diver program. You’ll extend your depth limit to 45 meters/145 feet and learn to plan and execute repetitive decompression dives using a single stage/decompression cylinder.

25,000 ++


Tec 50

The third part of the full PADI Tec Deep Diver program. You show that you’ve developed competency as a Tec diver and have the skills to dive to a maximum of 50 meters/165 feet. You know how to make extended, accelerated decompression stops using up to two gases.