SDI COMPUTER NITROX CERTIFICATION
Have you ever been on a dive where you had the gas supply to carry on but you were restricted by the no-decompression limits of your computer or tables but you were itching to keep exploring?
The SDI Computer Nitrox is the course you need to extend your bottom time in the recreational limits and get the most out of your gas supply on dives. The course covers safe use of Nitrox mixtures between 22-40% oxygen, how to correctly analyse your cylinder contents and ensuring you can program your dive computer to get those lovely longer dives with the interesting stuff!
The SDI Computer Nitrox Course includes two parts:
- Online learning – once you have signed up for the course, we will provide you a code to sign up for the online learning in advance of your practical training to work through at home. You will then go through key areas in greater detail with your instructor and cover areas such as:
- Physiology of using different breathing gas mixtures and equipment considerations for using nitrox
- How to safely use nitrox mixtures up to 40 percent with a dive computer
- Advantages and disadvantages of utilizing nitrox mixtures, how to analyze a nitrox mixture
- Practical training – After you have covered the key knowledge through the online learning, you will then join us at the center to review this with your instructor. They will then take you the following key practical skills required:
- Tank analysis and labelling
- Setting up a nitrox compatible dive computer
- Logging nitrox analysis
- 10 years and above
- SDI Open Water Scuba Diver or equivalent from an alternative agency
- Good physical health – You will need to fill out a self certification medical statement. If you have any medical conditions you think may prevent you from scuba diving please feel free to contact us