DEEP BLUE: CCR TRIMIX course Switserland (Thun) 25-30 oct 2011

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Here some information about the upcoming CCR hypoxic Trimix course in Thun!

We organise together with Joël Gallien from IANTD France an IANTD rEvo CCR training at the awsome lake of Thun in Switserland. In a beautyfull location at the foot of the alps in the Swiss Oberland, the lake offers us perfect conditions for this course.

Places available:
(1/8/2011) We have 3 subscriptions – one place still available. All students are diving rEvo’s for now. If you have an other unit please check with us.

6 day course: one or two dives a day, combined with theory sessions:
Arriving on monday 24/10
course day 1 : tuesday 25/10 (zone 20m: FUNdamentals)
course day 2 : wednesday 26/10 (zone 40m: Source management // BO – self sufficient, offboard gas)
course day 3 : thursday 27/10 (zone 50m Normoxic : source management; +diver rescue)
course day 4 : friday 28/10 (zone 60m Normoxic BO – record gas used)
course day 5 : saturday 29/10 (zone 70m – Hypoxic; team BO scenario)
course day 6 : sunday 30/10 (zone 80m – Hypoxic)

training 125 EUR/day
excluded: certification costs, training material, gas, Lime, hotel, transport

Hotel stella del lago (in front of the dive-base).
Hotel chartreuse (a few minutes from the dive base).
Panorama hotel, a few minutes away in the mountain, nice chinese food!
If you want we can assist you with the booking.


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Prerequisites (according to IANTD standards):
As this is an advanced course with deep diving, students unknown to us will be invited for an assessment in addition to the below conditions.
1. Must be qualified IANTD Technical Diver, Technical Cave Diver, Technical Wreck Diver, Normoxic Trimix Diver or equivalent.
2. Must provide proof of a minimum of 200 logged dives, of which at least 25 were to depths between 140 fsw (42 msw) and 200
fsw (60 msw) or sufficient experience doing technical dives to satisfy the instructor that the student has the ability and
knowledge to continue into this level of training.
3. Must be a minimum of 18 years of age.
4. (RB) Must be qualified as an IANTD Normoxic Rebreather Diver, or if entering the Program based on equivalent experience,
must be qualified as either (OC) Normoxic Trimix Diver or (OC) Trimix Diver or must be taking the Normoxic Rebreather Diver
and Trimix Diver course on an approved Rebreather for mixed gas diving, with all dives other than confined water made on
Trimix or Heliox. Note all Rebreather Trimix Divers must have completed the Normoxic Rebreather lectures and skills.
5. (RB) 50 hours of dive time is required on the specific Rebreather for which the diver is being trained.

Water temperature:
Estimated as follows:
0-6 meter 18c
6-18 meter 14c
18-25 meter 10c
25-100 meter 8c
So nice and warm in the shallows.

Some Impressions:
a 100m Wall dive in Thun
rEvo CCR training in Thun

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