Compressor Operator and Nitrox Gas Blender Course
Mixed Gas Operation and Diving Compressor Operator course completed in the tropics
Koh Tao, Thailand
Big Blue Tech celebrates the graduation of Pierre Piegne, Dennis G. and Anthony Sillwood from their BSAC Compressor Operator and TDI Nitrox Gas Blender Course conducted over 3 days on Koh Tao Island off the coast of Thailand by TDI & BSAC Instructor Ash Dunn
The BSAC Compressor Operator course enables the successful candidate to engage in maintenance and operation of compressed air systems for scuba diving. The student will learn to pack filters, maintenance, servicing and operation of a variety of compressors and air bank systems.
The TDI Nitrox Gas Blender course provides the training required to allow candidates to competently and safely blend Nitrox gas.
The objective of this course is to train candidates in the proper techniques, equipment requirements and hazards involved in blending Nitrox gases for recreational scuba.
In the TDI Nitrox Gas Blender Course, you will receive a foundation of skills and knowledge that is needed to blend enriched air nitrox for recreational divers. After covering academic subjects including, Responsibilities of the gas blender, Oxygen handling and Gas production equipment and oxygen analyzing You will demonstrate proficiency in blending enriched air nitrox and the proper labeling of nitrox cylinders.
Dennis and Pierre will use their certification right away as they head off to Khao Lak to work at our office there where our liveaboard has a continuous flow nitrox panel on board. Anthony is currently enrolled in a dive master internship course and will be able to gain extra work as a blender in our shop.