PADI Enriched Air Diver


The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is PADI’s most popular specialty scuba diving course, and it’s easy to see why. Scuba diving with enriched air nitrox gives you more no decompression dive time.

This means more time underwater, especially on repetitive scuba dives. Scuba diving with enriched air nitrox means more time underwater. You can typically stay down longer and get back the water sooner. No wonder many divers choose this as their very first specialty.

After completing the PADI Enriched Air Nitrox course with Seastyle you will receive a PADI Enriched Air Diver certification card allowing you to obtain and use enriched air world-wide.


To qualify as an Enriched Air Nitrox Diver you must be at least 15 years old and possess a PADI Open Water Diver certification or equivalent.

By the end of the course you will be qualified to:

Decide the optimum gas blend for the depth you are diving to increase your no-stop limits.

Obtain and analyze enriched air with a 22-40% oxygen content.

Calculate your oxygen exposure and repetitive pressure groups.

Understand the theoretical and operational considerations for Enriched Air diving.

There are 2 different options for the PADI Enriched Air Nitrox course with Seastyle.

Option 1 - Theory only

This will certify you to dive with Enriched Air Nitrox, and covers the classroom theory and practical applications - without any dives.

The cost of option 1 includes all your course materials and certification,

Option 2 - Comprises of two open water dives using enriched air and a knowledge development section.

Option 2 includes , PADI Enriched Air crew pack, tanks, nitrox, weights and use of Seasyle school equipment (if required)

Course fees do not include transport or dive site entry fees

Where can I go from here?
You may also count this Specialty certification toward one of the five required Specialties for the PADI Master Scuba Diver Certification.