New Team Member Brett runs our PADI IDC Programmes on Dumaguete Philippines at Fish Unlimited Divers Resort.
PADI Platinum Course Director Brett is originally from New Zealand, started diving on a holiday to Koh Tao in 2001 and working as a PADI dive professional in 2005 as a Divemaster. In 2006 he took his IDC with Mark and cannot seem to get away from him ever since. Brett has worked in many countries around Asia as a PADI Instructor, a dive liveaboard owner/operator, a dive shop and dive resort owner/manager and with his current IDC centre in Bohol, Philippines. Brett who teaches in English and Chinese started working with Mark in 2011, teaching Chinese speaking candidates in Koh Tao before they forged the IDC market in Bohol alongside PADI Five Star dive centre, Sierra Madre Divers. In 2016 Brett received the Outstanding contribution to Instructor Development award from PADI for recognition of the advancement of Instructor Development in the Philippines. A Platinum Course Director since 2014 he is currently putting the finishing touches on an IDC centre at Fish Unlimited Dive Resort Dumaguete and will start running courses there with Dive Careers from January, 2019.
Becoming a PADI dive professional is one of the most fulfilling life choices that you can make. Not only will you have the opportunity and freedom to travel the world working and diving, you will build friendships with people from all over the globe that share an enduring passion for the Ocean. You will have the direct ability to educate and influence the way people interrelate with the Marine environment. In an age where protection of the Ocean is vital, dive professionals can make an important difference. Why not join the team?
PADI白金课程总监Brett生于新西兰，2001年在涛岛度假时开始潜水，并于2005年作为潜水长成为PADI专业潜水人士。 2006年，他在Mark的指导下通过了IDC (开放水域潜水教练发展课程)，从那以后似乎就无法摆脱他了。Brett曾在许多亚洲国家做过PADI教练、潜水船宿、潜水中心和潜水度假村的所有者和经营者、以及在菲律宾的薄荷自主经营IDC潜水中心。Brett以英文和中文教学，于2011年开始与Mark合作，在涛岛教授中国候选人，之后他们在菲律宾的薄荷一起打造了PADI五星潜水中心Sierra Madre Divers 的IDC市场。2016年，Brett获得PADI颁发的教练发展杰出贡献奖，以表彰他对菲律宾的教练发展进步的贡献。自2014年以来，他一直担任白金课程总监，目前正在为杜马盖地的无限鱼潜水度假村的IDC中心进行最后的润色，并将于2019年1月开始在那里开设专业潜水课程。