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    1. Training

    This is the instructor level certification course for Instructors that want to teach the TDI Normoxic Trimix program. This course is designed to train Instructors how to plan and conduct deep dives involving staged decompression, using gases containing Helium with no less than 18% oxygen, to a depth of 200 feet.

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    TDI Normoxic Trimix Instructor

    Pre-requisites Certifications for TDI Normoxic Trimix Instructor Course:

    * Minimum age of 21 years old

    * Have a minimum certification as a TDI Advanced Nitrox Instructor and a Decompression Procedure Instructor, or equivalent.

    * Have a minimum certification as a TDI Advanced Trimix diver, or equivalent.

    * Show proof of 200 logged open water dives.

    * Show proof of a minimum of 20 logged Trimix Dives outside of training, within the last twelve months .

    * Have certified at least fifteen students in Advanced Nitrox or Decompression Procedures, with at least ten of these certs being Decompression Procedures.

    * Assist with teaching at least one TDI Normoxic Trimix course.

    Required Equipment for TDI Normoxic Trimix Instructors:

    * TDI Standards and Procedures Instructor Manual.

    * TDI Normoxic Trimix Instructor Manual.

    * TDI Normoxic Trimix student manual and workbook.

    * TDI Advanced Trimix Diver Manual

    * TDI Evaluation forms

    Number of dives associated with the course:
    At least 4, and two of these must be deeper than 150 feet.

    Any other dives as deemed necessary by the Instructor Trainer, in order to fulfill all skill requirements.

    Skill Performance Requirements:

    * Candidates must attend a workshop at Dayo Scuba in order to fulfill the requirements for the TDI Normoxic Trimix Instructor course. After this is completed, and the appropriate fee paid to TDI, the Instructor may apply to upgrade in their rating with TDI.

    * During the workshop, Instructors are required to demonstrate proficiency in performing and teaching all skills required in the TDI Normoxic Trimix course.

    * They must satisfactorily complete the TDI Normoxic Trimix course written examination and be able to adequately explain each answer to a prospective student.

    * They must satisfactorily complete the TDI Normoxic Trimix Instructor written examination with a minimum grade of 80%.

    * Demonstrate mature, sound judgment concerning training and execution.

    * Present one graded presentation on a Normoxic Trimix topic.

    Cost: See Professional's Price Page

    * As this is a professional course, you are expected to buy your own academic materials, as listed above.

    * The Instructor Upgrade with TDI is $40.