2014 TECH Boot Camp

2014 TECH Boot Camp @ Buddy Dive Resort:  "Try, Like, Certify!"

October 11th - October 17th & October 18th - October 27th 2014 - "Try, Like, Cerify!"  This year in October Buddy Dive Resort will team up with Dive Rite, TDI and Micropore for some exciting weeks of Technical Dive Demonstrations, Presentations and Training. Additionally New TECH Diving related Equipment, Materials and Fills will be available during the event.

Buddy Dive Resort is totally geared up for you to make the most out of your tech diving vacation. With a fleet of 5 custom dive boats and a well stocked 'Drive Thru' offering air/nitrox tanks, every divers needs can be satisfied.

Besides unlimited air/nitrox fills for the entire 6 days, qualified CCR divers will have unprecedented support for their diving including scrubbing material & tri-mix fills for FREE!  Sidemount divers will have tanks available in 80’ & 62’ sizes.  All TECH divers will have special tri-mix fills available from our special TECH BOOT CAMP Mix Menu.

“Dive Something Different, Learn Something New”:  For divers that have not experienced Rebreather or Sidemount Diving, Free Demos will be available throughout the week. Educational sessions by leading Dive Professionals will also be conducted throughout the week on topics such as “The Tech Photographer”, “Cave Diving Around the World”, Solo Diving and more!

Something for everyone:

·         Choose from tech dedicated dive boats AM & PM - dive with the tech industry pros.

·         “Try, Like & Certify”  demos that take you farther.

·         Instructor-trainers running special courses for continuing education.

·         Special presentations hosted by the presidents of Dive Rite, TDI  & more.

Stay with us during the event and book our famous Drive & Dive package with boat diving and enjoy the freedom of special TECH dedicated boats, PLUS add a Special Guided Tri-mix dive to the Windjammer Wreck (depth: 200ft) for an additional fee.  

Event Program

Sunday 6:30 p.m. Event Kick-off Party + week schedule presentation
Course sign-ups
Monday

8:15am

Morning boat dives with special guests from TDI, SDI & Dive Rite

Afternoon Demos Sidemount , CCR, Try Trimix
Courses Sidemount; Adv. Nitrox/Deco Procedures; Solo Diver
6:00 p.m. Presentation U/W photography w/ John the Digital Dr.
Tuesday

8:15am

Morning boat dives with special guests from TDI, SDI & Dive Rite

Afternoon

Demos Sidemount , CCR, Try Trimix.
Courses Sidemount; Adv. Nitrox/Deco Procedures; Solo Diver

6:00 p.m. Presentation Cave Diving around the World
Wednesday

8:15am

Tech Boat diving

Afternoon Demos Sidemount , CCR, Try Trimix.
Courses Sidemount; Adv. Nitrox/Deco Procedures; Solo Diver
6:00 p.m. Presentation The TECH Photographer
Thursday

Morning

Windjammer dive: $250 limited spaces available Or Guided Karpata tech dive for qualified divers Or Tech Boat Dive
Afternoon Demos Sidemount , CCR, Try Trimix.
Courses Sidemount; Adv. Nitrox/Deco Procedures; Solo Diver
6:00 p.m. Presentations Solo Diving & The Bonaire Tech Diver
Friday 5:30 p.m. Manager's Rum Punch Party & Intro to TECH Certification
presentations for divers who have completed all three demos and shot 1 lift bag during the week
Saturday   Departure

 

Demos will take place at Buddy Dive Dock or pool area, please sign up at our retail store.

Courses will take place at the Dive Shop classroom, please sign up: Sidemount $200. Advanced Nitrox Deco Procedures $600. Solo Diver - $350.

Presentation will take place at the Poolbar no sign-up required.

* Schedule is subject to change.


PACKAGE DETAILS

  • Accommodation for 7 nights.
  • Daily breakfast buffet (7 days).
  • Unlimited air or nitrox fills for 6 days.
  • FREE Trimix fills for CCR divers: Our available mix menu is 21/35; 18/45 or 15/55.
  • Bail-out bottles, only pay when used.
  • 63 & 80 cu/ft tanks available without extra charge for sidemount diving.
  • 4 cartridges of ExtendAir CO2 Absorbant or 4 fills of scrubber canisters (8-12 mesh softnolime) for just a $150 flat-fee add-on.
  • Pick-up truck rental for 7 days.
  • Airport transfers.
  • Welcome drink.
  • FREE Manager's Rum Punch Party.
  • All government taxes.
  • Wifi on property.
  • Buddy Dive Tech Boot Camp T-shirt.
  • Certification of completion – TECH Boot Camp 2013.
  • Course Certification cards printed & awarded live at the event.

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