Congratulations to Frédéric Pagé, UTD's newest Foundational Instructor. Fred completed his IDC in cave country in Florida last week and did a great job. Living in Montreal but spending a few months each year in Florida, Fred will be teaching all the UTD Foundational classes, giving us a great presence on the east side of Canada and another instructor who will be teaching in both French and English.
A long-time instructor with a deep passion for diving, particularly cave diving, we are…Continue
We now have two new UTD instructors in Spain. Mike Van Splunteren and Roland Bozo from Octopus Mallorca Dive Center in Mallorca completed their IDC's this week at Rivemar Dive Center in La Azohia. It was a great week of endless diving, dry runs, lectures, and late night dinners. Please join me in welcoming them to the UTD Instructor Corps. …Continue
Please join me in welcoming our three newest instructors: Jon Edwardsen, Tanya Kuck, and Chris Neidhart of their dive shop: Submerged in Rockville, Maryland.
These guys began the process of becoming UTD instructors several months ago and spent this week in an intense foundational IDC. They all did a great job and we're happy to have them aboard.
Please join me in welcoming Paul Okishev to the UTD Instructor corps. Paul divides his time between Florida and Russia and is joining us as a technical instructor. We had a long week filled with pool, ocean, and classroom, and we look forward to having Paul as part of the UTD team.…Continue
After an intense week of training at HQ in Carlsbad, we are happy to announce that we have two new UTD Foundational Instructors. Sacha Greene is now a UTD instructor at Ocean First Divers in Boulder, Colorado and will be teaching out of the shop with UTD Tech Instructor George Watson.
Also joining us is Casper Dreiøe of Copenhagen, Denmark. Casper is a cave-trained pSCR 2 diver and works for Dyk, the Scandavian Diving Magazine…Continue