Enriched Air Diver 1: Nitrox

Course Description

This course is designed to qualify recreational divers in the use of enriched air (“Nitrox”) for “no-stop” recreational diving.

Course ID: REC 1340P
Course Format: Classroom

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CRN Start date End date Format Location Cost
16613 Jun 22, 2016 Jun 23, 2016 Classroom Atlanta, GA $165
18547 Feb 19, 2018 Feb 26, 2018 Classroom Atlanta, GA $150

Prerequisites

Required:

  • 12 or older (Note: 12-14 year old divers must have a Junior Advanced Open Water Diver certification or similar certification from a recognized training organization and must be accompanied by a parent during the class)
  • Open Water Diver certification or have a qualifying certification from a recognized training organization, or
  • PADI Open Water Diver student (Scuba 1) taking the PADI Enriched Air Diver course concurrently

How You Will Benefit

The course addresses the use of enriched air with 22 percent to 40 percent oxygen with emphasis on enriched air with 32 and 36 percent oxygen.

Content

  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Diving with Enriched Air
  • Equipment and its use
  • Oxygen Exposure
  • Oxygen Analysis
  • Using Formulas
  • Using Dive Tables (EAN x32 & EANx36)
  • Diving with Enriched Air Computers
  • Using Blends with 40% to 60% Oxygen
  • Diving Emergencies

Materials

Provided

  • PADI Enriched Air Diver Manual and Dive Tables

For Course-Related Questions

Please contact the course administrator: Jim Consuegra