PADI TecRec Tec Sidemount Diver Course


Tec Sidemount offers the same benefits as the PADI Sidemount Diver course but gives you the opportunity to dive with 2+ cylinders for extended dive times.

The Tec Sidemount Diver course is a great way to get started into technical diving because the skills you learn in this course will train you to handle multiple cylinders on a single dive. You can combine what you learn in the Tec Sidemount Diver course with other open-circuit tec courses that you take, or certifications you’ve already earned, to take advantage of sidemount’s cylinder configuration and handling advantages.


  • Be certified as a PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or have a qualifying certification from another training organization
  • Have logged 30 or more dives
  • At least 18 years old
  • Certification as a PADI Enriched Air Diver is recommended

The Courcess

PADI TecRec Discover Tec Diving
PADI TecRec Tec 40 Course
PADI TecRec Tec 45 Course
PADI TecRec Tec 50 Course
PADI TecRec Tec Sidemount Diver Course
PADI TecRec Tec Trimix 65 Course
PADI TecRec Tec Trimix Diver Course