The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba course. Why? Because scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression time, especially on repetitive scuba dives. If staying down longer and getting back in the water sooner sounds appealing, then don’t hesitate to become an enriched air diver.
You’ll learn why diving with air that has higher oxygen and lower nitrogen content gives you more bottom time, along with enriched air equipment considerations. During a practical session you’ll:
- discuss managing oxygen exposure;
- practice analyzing oxygen content in your scuba tank;
- set your dive computer for diving with enriched air nitrox.
The course consists of:
– theory session
– practical session
Duration: minimum half day
Prerequisites: PADI Open Water Diver or equivalent certification;
Minimum age: 12 years old
Price includes: PADI manual and certification fee.