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PADI Nitrox - Enriched Air Diver

This course is designed to qualify recreational divers to use enriched air, "Nitrox", for no stop recreational diving. The program addresses the use of enriched air with 22 percent to 40 percent oxygen, with emphasis on enriched air with 32 and 36 percent oxygen.

Prerequisites: PADI Advanced Open Water Diver or an Open Water Diver with proof of at least 10 logged dives and 15 years of age or older.

Class Size: 4 to 8 Students

Course Structure: The PADI Nitrox Course consists of one or two classroom sessions and one day of two open water dive training sessions

Optional Open Water Dive Referral: Students may choose to complete their training on their vacation. 

Things to bring: PADI materials, calculator, note book and pen.

Note: Equipment for ocean training is not included, but may be rented  including tanks. Nitrox fills are not included in the course price.

Price On request