Enriched Air Nitrox Diver

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CLASS DESCRIPTION:

In the NAUI Enriched Air NITROX (nitrogen-oxygen) diver course, you will learn to choose the proper blend of Nitrox for your dive profile, determine maximum depth limits for your Nitrox mixture, analyze your breathing mixture, and plan and safely execute each dive. The online course will teach you about the physiology of oxygen and nitrogen; advantages, disadvantages, and risks of nitrox; oxygen toxicity; hazards and precautions of handling oxygen; the concept of Equivalent Air Depth; use of EANx with standard Air Dive Tables; common gas mixing procedures; and more.

The advantages of using NITROX rather than air for diving include:

PREREQUISITES:

Open Water Certification (can be integrated in the Open Water course)

TIME REQUIREMENTS:

NAUI e-Learning online course at home

STUDENT SUPPLIED EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS:

Typical dive equipement (BCD, regulator, cylinder, weights, wetsuit) - Rentals available

NAUI Nitrox Information