PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course

Get your Enriched Air Nitrox Certification to extend your bottom time when diving and shorten your surface interval when doing multiple dives in a day.

The PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course with Dive Maui

Price per person: $186

Can be scheduled any day

1 – 1 ½ Hours

Meet at our dive shop, 1223 Front Street, Lahaina

Enriched Air Nitrox Dive maui

Increase your bottom time


Decrease your surface interval


Flexible scheduling


Small groups, personal attention

PADI’s most popular specialty scuba course!

Enriched air, also known as nitrox or EANx, contains less nitrogen than regular air. Breathing less nitrogen means you can enjoy longer bottom times on your dives and shorter surface intervals between dives.

Once you have this PADI certification, you can use Enriched Air on your dives all over the world!

No wonder Enriched Air Diver is the most popular PADI® specialty.

What is Enriched Air Nitrox?

On most dives you breathe air, which consists of roughly 79% nitrogen. It is the nitrogen that limits your bottom time when diving, especially on deeper dives.

Enriched air contains a higher percentage of oxygen, which means less nitrogen. Depending on the depth of your dive, this can increase you no stop limit by up to 50%!

In addition, taking in less nitrogen means you can have a shorter surface interval between dives and still have enough no stop time to enjoy multiple dives in a day.

Why use Nitrox?

  • Stay at depth longer
  • Enjoy shorter surface intervals
  • Obtain Enriched Air on dives worldwide
  • Dive with more conservative profiles

Our PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course is a great option prior to your Molokini Backwall, Carthaginian Wreck, or Molokai Hammerhead dive trips!

PADI Nitrox Course Package

PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course Schedule

After completing your eLearning online, you will review with an instructor and learn to plan dives, analyze tanks, and set your computer to EANx.

We can offer this course on most days and will work with your schedule while you are in Maui. The course requires 1.5 hours with an instructor in a classroom (no dives are required).

Once you register for the course, an instructor will be in touch to arrange a specific time.

Our students love our PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course

Over the years, we’ve shared the passion for the ocean with countless adventurers and wildlife enthusiasts like you. And, thanks to all the feedback and reviews, the good and the bad, we can keep on the right track and provide you with the best PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course on Maui. 

Best 5 star review

Can’t say enough about Dive Maui. I took the two day open water cert. The instructor is an exceptional teacher, a total pro and fun to be with. I will definitely be back and recommend Dive Maui to anyone who wants a top tier dive outfit. 

Peter S.

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Best 5 star review

Did my PADI certification with Dive Maui. Super professional, thorough, attentive and supportive. A great time too!! 

Scott B.

From TripAdvisor

Best 5 star review

We had a fantastic experience getting PADI certified at Dive Maui. Very glad that we found Dive Maui! Diving was the highlight of our trip and the exercises and learning that were a part of getting certified were fun while being informative.

Gustav D

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Best 5 star review

Excellent diving experience. Did OW certification shore dives. Saw numerous turtles, some sharks, and many other fish and crustaceans. Small, but top notch operation 

Kenneth J.

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Best 5 star review

Great operation, total professionals, but relaxed. I spent 2 days getting my open water cert. My instructor was awesome and made me feel relaxed. The teaching style is perfect. I would recommend Dive Maui and I will be back. 


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Your PADI Enriched Air NITROX course includes


PADI eLearning online


Personalized instruction


Practice analyzing tanks


Learn to set your own dive computer


PADI certification card

What makes this course special


Choose Dive Maui for enthusiastic, personalized instruction. Enjoy flexibility in scheduling your course – no need to cancel other vacation activities.


Get certified at Dive Maui and enjoy using Enriched Air Nitrox on your boat dives with us: Lana’i Cathedrals, Moloka’i Hammerheads, Molokini Backwall and the Carthaginian Wreck.

Frequently Asked Questions on PADI Enriched Air Nitrox Diver Course

How long does the PADI nitrox course take?

You will need to complete your eLearning prior to your course. At Dive Maui, you will spend 1-1.5 hours with an instructor.

There are no dives required for this certification.

What is the minimum age?

12 years old for certified divers.

Can I join the the course without my PADI card?

We will need proof of your prior Open Water certification or higher.

Can you do a PADI nitrox course online?

You will complete the theory online through PADI, but must also meet with an instructor in person to learn to analyze tanks and set your computer.

Is diving gear included?

This is a dry course and does not include any dives. But we encourage you to go for an Enriched Air dive after completing your course!

What is your Cancellation Policy?

There is a 48 hour cancellation policy on all courses. Dive Maui is not responsible for cancellations due to a guests failure to complete coursework or for illness. All cancellations and refunds will be rewarded minus the current MSRP value of the eLearning for the course.

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Lahaina, Maui, Hawaii 96761
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