Blue Magic Scuba

Enriched Air - Nitrox

The most popular PADI specialty course. Scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression time, especially on repetitive scuba dives.


Description

The PADI Enriched Air Diver (NitroX) course is a half day classroom (only) course, US$ 179. 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. Learn nitrox in Cozumel, become nitrox Certified in Cozumel, have your scuba lessons here in Cozumel!

If you would like to save time while here in Cozumel, it is possible to complete all  the Nitrox theory at home, on-line, to your own schedule. This will make the remainder of your course here so easy, typically just 90 minutes, allowing you to dive with Nitrox tomorrow!!  
If you choose this option, your Nitrox course here is only $75.  Click here to register for PADI’s e-learning course.

 


Course

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, and an optional scuba dive, you’ll:

  • Discuss managing oxygen exposure.
  • Practice analyzing oxygen content in your scuba tank.
  • Set your dive computer for diving with enriched air nitrox.

You may be able to get college credit for the PADI Enriched Air Diver course – ask your instructor to learn more.

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Equipment

Most modern scuba equipment and dive computers can be used with enriched air, but your PADI Instructor will let you know if your gear meets manufacturer recommendations and local requirements.