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- Duration: 2 Days
- Number of dives: 2 open water
- 18 years old (10 with parental consent)
- Certified as an Open Water Diver.
What is PSA Basic Nitrox ?
The Professional Scuba Association International’s Nitrox Diver course is designed for those divers who wish to utilize enriched air (Nitrox) at oxygen concentrations up to and including 40% oxygen by volume.
This course provides the necessary information for a PSAI diver to know the proper procedures to:
- Determine appropriate Nitrox gas for planned dives;
- Determine appropriate diving equipment for planned Nitrox dives;
- Plan dives based on established limits and cautions
What does this certification give you ?
A diver that successfully completes this PSAI Basic Nitrox Diver program will be qualified to:
- Plan and conduct dives with Nitrox mixtures up to and including 40% oxygen;
- Obtain appropriate Nitrox gases, up to 40% oxygen, for diving.
What Will I Do ?
Your PSA Basic Nitrox course is split up into two sections.
1.Approximately four (4) hours for classroom, self study and practical demonstration (oxygen analysis and equipment marking) are required.
2.Nitrox dives are required for the PSAI Nitrox Diver course. Each dive shall have a minimum run time of 20 minutes. The PSAI instructor may waive the dives if he makes a written exception on the diver’s record based on diving background and experience to maintain proper buoyancy control and recognition of maximum operating depths.
Where Can I Go From Here ?
Once you have your basic nitrox license you have the prerequisite you require in order to complete your Advanced Nitrox diver course where you can be certified to dive with 100% oxygen !
Required Course Materials ?
PSAI Sport Nitrox Dive Table Packet and PSAI Basic Nitrox Manual (or NITROX Now! e-learning key)
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