Course Description

In today’s world, more people are learning the benefits of diving with enriched air, but there is a lack of facilities that offer alternate breathing gases. The PADI Gas Blender course will train you to become a competent and qualified gas blender, allowing you to provide gas mixes to appropriately certified consumers. You will learn the physical properties of oxygen, its associated hazards, handling requirements and what cleaning equipment is necessary.

You may already be a certified gas blender, but are you prepared to teach others how to provide gas mixtures? If the thought of becoming a PADI Gas Blender Instructor interests you, then you will find that the PADI Gas Blender course is one of the most informative and comprehensive programs in the market today. PADI’s instructional philosophies and course goals directly address the emerging and demanding nature of gas blending. This course is conducted in conjunction with the PADI Gas Blender course. Trimix Blender Instructor course option available.

The PADI Gas Blender Instructor course is conducted over one day .


Minimum Certifications Required Current PADI Instructor or completion of an IDC or OWSI course within the last 12 months and be certified as a PADI Enriched Air Specialty Instructor or having completed the PADI EANX Specialty Instructor course.
Minimum Age 18 years old


Course Materials
PADI Gas Blender Manual
PADI Gas Mix Calculator
PADI Gas Blender Instructor Manual

Recommended material:
PADI Gas Blender lesson Guide

Course Preparation – Independent Study
Complete the knowledge reviews in the manual before class


PADI Gas Blender Instructor Course (include Gas Blender certification) $250.00
PADI Trimix Blender Instructor Upgrade $50.00
Gas Blender Instructor Application Fee paid to PADI $59.00
Career Package (follow link for details) $2999.00