This is the entry level closed circuit rebreather course.
Here you will learn all the basics of technical diving and rebreather diving as well. In comparison to other training organisations, you will not need to complete two or three technical prerequisite courses. This course is integrating all this knowledge in one. Because of this course is very extensive and requires a good self-study before the course.
This integration however makes this course more affordable/cheaper then the sum of all prerequisite courses and CCR course of other organisations; without leaving out anything what you will need to dive safely your rebreather.
By the end of the course you will be able to plan, prepare and execute dive to the maximum depth of 40 meters with single stage decompression not exceeding 10 minutes.
To start the PADI Tec 40 CCR Diver Course, you must be Enriched Air Nitrox Diver, Deep Diver and Rescue Diver with minimum of 50 logged dives.
A medical approval signed by a physician is also required to start the course, so please bring one with you. If you need the form, you can download it here.
The course takes approximately six to seven days. It will be conducted in class, pool and open water. You will also participate in practical application sections to learn how to setup , prepare and take care of you rebreather. There is also a theory exam which will be administered any time after your fourth open water dive and you must score at least 80% on it.
The course fee is 60.000 Thai Baht. The price includes everything but the Manual and the CCR Key Skills DVD. The price for those materials very depending on exchange rates, but is around 4.500 Baht together. It is strongly recommended to purchase this materials in advance. If you wish, this materials can be shipped to you. For details on that or to book the course please contact me.
Don’t forget to have a look at the next level course, the PADI Tec 60 CCR Diver Course, and check out the requirement for it too.