TDI Sidemount

The TDI Sidemount Diver Course is the ideal specialty for any diver wishing to use this increasingly popular kit configuration either as stand-alone course OR inconjunction with one of TDI's other open circuit courses such as Decompression Procedures, Trimix or Advanced Wreck. The course teaches you how to utilize side-mounted primary cylinders as an alternative to the more traditional back-mounted configuration.

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What you will learn during the course-

  • Gas management utilising independent cylinders
  • Psychological considerations of technical diving
  • Equipment considerations including-
    • Cylinder options
    • Regulator options
    • Harness options
    • Proper weighting
    • Equipment configurations
  • Communication
  • Problem solving in a sidemount configuration
  • Diving in tight or confined spaces
  • Water entires and exits
  • Buoyancy and trim
  • Finning techniques
  • S-Drills
  • DSMB Deployment

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Course prerequisites-

  • Minimum age 18
  • Minimum certification SDI Open Water or equivalent

The course involves three dives and costs £250 this includes-

  • Any additional equipment required
  • Air fills
  • Certification
  • Entrance to Wraysbury Dive Centre

To get your bit on the side call us today on 01784 488007