The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba course. 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 enriched air diver is for you.
You’ll learn why diving with air that has higher oxygen and lower nitrogen content gives you more bottom time. Enriched air equipment considerations. During a practical session you will learn more about:
• Managing oxygen exposure.
• Practice analyzing oxygen percentage in your scuba tank.
• Setup your dive computer for diving with enriched air nitrox.
Complete the independent learning portion of the Enriched Air Nitrox course on-line, anytime, anywhere, when it’s convenient for you. After completing the on-line course, call Crystal Blue Diving to schedule a time to come to come in and take the final exam and we will show you how to properly analyze your Nitrox gas mix. You should be able to complete this in under an hour. t's that easy to earn your Enriched Air Nitrox certification.
Equipment: In addition to basic scuba equipment, you will need a nitrox compatible dive
computer to complete the eLearing on-line course. If you don't have a nitrox compatible dive computer, you would have to take the traditional in-store course with Crystal Blue Diving. We offer nitrox compatible dive computers to fit every budget.
Materials: The web-based system lets you learn about seven of the most popular Adventures Dives – including the required Deep and Underwater Navigation Adventure Dives, plus Boat, Night, Peak Performance Buoyancy, Underwater Naturalist and Wreck Adventure Dives. You study at your own pace through an easy to use, interactive program. You also have access to an online version of the Advanced Open Water Diver manual and can complete sections for other Adventure Dives as directed by your PADI Instructor.
eLearning course fee: $180.00 paid directly to PADI. Includes the on-line training materials for up to one year, with unlimited access to the Enriched Air on-line manual. Certification fee is included. No additional fees paid to Crystal Blue Diving.
$180.00 paid directly to PADI for access to the online materials and videos. Enroll online by clicking the e-learning button below.
No additional fee is due to Crystal Blue Diving.
Prerequisites: 12 years old PADI (Junior) Open Water Diver rating or higher.
Crystal Blue Diving is a full-service PADI Dive Center, serving Lake In The Hills, Crystal Lake, Algonquin and surrounding areas of McHenry County and the Northwest suburbs of Chicago.