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The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba course.
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.
If you’re a PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver who is at least 12 years old, you can enroll in the Enriched Air Diver Specialty course.
What will you learn?
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 will:
- Discuss managing oxygen exposure.
- Practice analyzing oxygen content in your scuba tank.
- Set your dive computer for diving with enriched air nitrox.
How can you start learning now?
Sign up for Enriched Air Diver Online to get started immediately. The web-based system covers all the enriched air diver course content and allows you to study at your own pace through an easy-to-use, interactive program. You also have access to an online version of the Enriched Air Diver Manual.
But you can also choose to read the Enriched Air Diver Manual and watch the Enriched Air Diving video.
How long will it take?
The PADI Enriched Air Diver Speciality course consist of an theory class (or e-learning) followed by a session of practical application exercises. Everything can be done in one day.
What's included in the price?
- All instruction
- Use of oxygen analyzer to measure nitrox percentage
- Certification card processing
This course counts towards your PADI Master Scuba Diver qualification!
Be aware of enriched air scuba diving equipment considerations