TDI Diver News

Holiday Gift Ideas for Divers

Holiday shopping for the scuba divers in your life is nothing to panic over. With so many fun gadgets to choose from, it’s practically impossible to go wrong.

 

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A Passion for Exploration

Nathalie Lasselin is an award winning filmmaker, a TDI Cave and Technical Instructor, and she has dove and filmed in over 40 countries, always striving to explore, document and protect the mysterious underground world.

 

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A Dive Collaboration: The Mission “Keep’em Wet”

Our latest Technical Diving Workshop was hosted at Blue Stone Resort/Quarry in Thomasville, North Carolina.

 

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TDI’s John Garvin Goes Hollywood

TDI’s own John Garvin was an instrumental part of James Cameron’s Deepsea Challenge 3D.

 

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The Secret Sauce for Surface Marker Buoy (SMB) Deployment

This article focuses on one specific aspect of deploying an SMB: methods for inflating the SMB.

 

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Thowback September

At our last SDI/TDI/ERDI Marketing meeting here at Headquarters, we were inspired to dedicate next month’s content theme to Throwbacks.

 

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Signs and Symptoms of Decompression Sickness

A brief discussion of decompression sickness (DCS) symptoms, as well as, how to prevent and immediate treatment.

 

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Survivor or Statistic… Which One are You?

Knowing that we are going to have some sort of equipment malfunctions, environmental/navigation emergencies, and will just simply make mistakes at some point in our technical diving careers, how do we avoid becoming a diving fatality statistic?

 

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5 Things Your Instructor Would Love for You to do Before Class…

Class preparation is a vital part of your overall learning experience. Here are a few tips and tricks to get the most out of your course by showing up prepared and ready to learn.

 

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6 Skills Every Technical Diver Should Master

Whether you are just starting your TDI Intro to Tech Course, or have over 200 Advanced Trimix dives, these six essential skills should be practiced on every dive.

 

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