XTC Tec Diving is a dedicated Technical Diving operation located in Xcalak, Mexico (Caribbean Coast) offering World-Class diving and training in a purpose-built facility, designed with the modern Tec Diver in mind.

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Trimix Gas Blender


Trimix Gas Blender Course

The PADI Enriched Air Diver course is the most popular specialty course and the number of technical divers is increasing, which means that the demand for Enriched Air or Trimix gas blends will grow too.

Whether you are a recreational or a technical diver, you may be wondering how your mixed gases are being prepared.

This course teaches you how to blend Nitrox and Trimix blends accurately and safely, using different calculation methods, analyzing mixes, gas handling techniques as well as different gas blending methods. It furthermore provides hands-on practical experience on maintenance and cleaning of equipment.

The course qualifies you to handle pure oxygen and use several gas blending techniques to create custom Enriched Air and Trimix blends and oxygen-clean the associated equipment.

Includes: Tuition, use of on-site gas blending facilities, EANx and TMx gases and oxygen cleaning materials for use during practical sessions.

Pre-requisites: 18 years old, PADI Enriched Air Diver or equivalent.


To enroll in the Trimix Gas Blender course you need to meet the following requirements:

Be at least 18 years old

Be a PADI Enriched Air Diver

If you do not currently have the certifications and dives necessary to start the program please contact us with details of your current level and we can put together a program to meet your needs.

Duration, Price and Materials

Duration: 1-2 days, no dives
Price: $250

Included: 2 Training Days including classroom sessions, O2-cleaning workshop and blending sessions using different methods, gases, certification fees.

Required materials: Gas Blender Manual – $25

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