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PADI Nitrox Diver Specialty Course (Excl. e-Learning)

Enriched air, also known as nitrox or EANx, contains less nitrogen than regular air. Breathing less nitrogen means you can enjoy longer dives and shorter surface intervals. No wonder Enriched Air Nitrox Diver course is the most popular PADI® specialty.
 

How to Earn an Enriched Air Nitrox Certification

Learn why nitrox allows you to make longer dives and how to dive nitrox safely through online independent study. Meet with your PADI Instructor at Ocean Encounters for hands-on practical exercises, then make two (optional) dives. Check out our multi-day boat diving packages to start planning today. 
 
The PADI Enriched Air Diver e-Learning course can be completed in as little as an afternoon. After completing your online learning you’ll apply the knowledge you’ve learned by practicing procedures for obtaining and analyzing enriched air with your Specialty Instructor. 

PADI e-Learning Course

Become a PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver today!

Online learning makes it easy to fit scuba lessons into a busy schedule. Complete the knowledge development section of your course whenever, wherever it’s convenient for you.

Work at your own pace, online or offline, using a computer or mobile device. Connect with your instructor for inwater training, or whenever you have a question.

  • eLearning time commitment: 2-4 hours

Enroll today in the PADI e-Learning course to complete the theory online. (not included in the course price). In addition there is an instruction which can be requested frequently.


After finishing your independent study, you’ll learn how to analyze a tank, fill out an enriched air log, and set your dive computer for nitrox. There are two optional dives.
  • Prerequisites: PADI Open Water Diver (or qualifying certification)
  • Total time commitment: 1-2 days
  • Minimum age: 12 years or older

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