The PTRD Nitrox or Trimix Blender course is a Speciality certification for adults: minimum age is 18 years.
The aims and main focus of the Nitrox Gas Blender training are:
-To give the student an extensive knowledge about the risks connected to mixing and filling gases. Especially the handling of pure oxygen under high pressure.
-To teach the student to calculate how to make a desired gas mix and how to use tables and computers do facilitate this calculation.
-To make the student aware of the health and life risks connected to improper mixing and handling of breathing gases.
-To teach the student how to oxygen-clean the equipment as well as to check this status.
The aims and main focus of the Trimix Gas Blender training are:
-To give the candidate an extensive knowledge about the risks connected with gas mixing and cylinder gas filling.
-To teach candidates gas-blending calculations for Trimix diving and the use of diving gas tables and computers to facilitate this end.
-To teach the calculation of best mix.
-To make candidates aware of the health and safety risks connected with improper mixing and handling of Trimix gases.
To participate in the Trimix Blender course you need a To participate in this course certified PTRD Nitrox Blender or equivalent from a recognised training agency.