Neil ( Course Directors Team )

  • Course Director

    PADI Platinum Course Director - Scuba Diving since 2012

    • Sidemount Diver Instructor

    • Full FaceMask Instructor

    • Poseidon Rebreather

    • Optima Rebreather

    Out of high school Neil Joined the Navy and was an Aircrewman in both MH-53E and MH-60s helicopters. After nine years of being in the Navy he got out and finished his degree in Business. A week after completing his degree he was on his way to the Keys to become an instructor. 2017 was a big year for Neil, he completed his Masters Degree and became a Course Director!

    • Favorite Dive Site:

      Spiegel Grove

    • Favorite Specialty Class:

      Wreck

    • Favorite Fish:

      Eagle Rays

    • Favorite Restaurant:

      Hobos

    • Favorite Movie:

      anything with Action and Comedy

    PADI Specialty Instructor Certifications:

    • Wreck Diver

    • Deep Diver

    • Enriched Air/Nitrox Diver

    • Boat Diver

    • Peak Performance Buoyancy Diver

    • Night Diver

    • Search & Recovery Diver

    • Self Reliant Diver

    • Sidemount Diver

    • Gas Blender

    • Underwater Naturalist

    • Underwater Navigator

    • Digital Photo/Video

    • Diver Propulsion Vehicle

    • Drift Diver

    • Dry Suit Diver

    • Equipment Specialist

    • SMB/DSMB Diver

    • Project Aware

    • Coral Reef Conservation

    • Invasive Lionfish Tracker

    • Dive Against Debris

    • Fish Identification

    • Shark Conservation

    • Whale Shark Awareness

    • Coral Watch Health Chart

    • Sea Turtle Awareness

    • TecRec Gas Blender

    • PADI Emergency 02 Provider

    • EFR Primary/Secondary Care

    • EFR Care for Children

    • Ocean Reef Full FaceMask (IDM)

    • Ocean Reef FFM w/Coms

    • PADI Full FaceMask

    • Poseidon Diver

    • Optima Diver

My Dive Gear:

  • Regulators:

    Aqua Lung Legend LX

    Legend LX image - medium If the only two things you are concerned about is safety and comfort, look no further. This third generation Legend regulator has the same great breathability as its predecessors but with a new feature. The MBS is the new easy way to adjust the breathing ...

  • BCD:

    Aqua Lung Pearl

    Pearl image - medium This mid-level BCD has su perior fit benefits designed for female divers. Its patented sports bra design helps to ensure a more comfortable and secure fit. Having hybrid air cell gives the same buoyancy benefits as the Soul i3, but with a lower ...

  • Dive Computers:

    Suunto D6i Wrist Top Dive Computer

    D6i Wrist Top Dive Computer image - medium The Suunto D6i is the wristop dive computers of choice for those who take their diving seriously. With a new tilt-compensated 3D digital compass and wireless air integration, it's an essential tool when other people rely on your diving skills. The D6i is ...

  • Mask:

    Aqua Lung Deep See Mistique

    Deep See Mistique image - medium Looking for an inexpensive single or two-lens mask with a lifetime warranty? ...

  • Fins:

    Aqua Lung Express ADJ

    Express ADJ image - medium The Express ADJ fin rep- represents the latest in technology and material innovation. Comfort, power and efficiency are the hallmarks of this propulsion machine. Strap a pair on and see for yourself. ...

  • Snorkel:

    Atomic SV-2 Snorkel

    SV-2 Snorkel image - medium The SV2 includes a Scupper Valve lower section with a sleek semi-dry top. The SV2 semi-dry top employs horizontal vents engineered to diffuse splashed water that would normally freely enter the snorkel top. The small gaps between the vanes of the vent res...

  • Octopus:

    Aqua Lung Legend Octo

    Legend Octo image - medium This balanced second stage is the perfect pairing for the Legend LX regulator. Its breathability is unmatched. In fact, it breathes easier than most primary regulators! Made with the same high quality parts and materials as the Legend LX, quality and dura...

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