Certifications and Certification Year: PADI IDC Staff Instructor 2014; PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer 2012; PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor 2010; PADI Dive Master 2007; EFR Instructor 2010; Oxygen First Aid Instructor 2011.....
Vanessa Haigler has always been excited about been near and in the ocean. She first tried scuba diving while vacationing on the Grand Cayman Island in 2004. V is active in a variety of athletic activities. She is a tri-athlete and former marathon runner.
Alex Colvin has unselfishly devoted most of his dive career to helping others become better divers. His experience started before he acquired his Instructor’s certification. Alex assisted UAS members with their annual club “checkout” as a dive assistant.
Jay Haigler has been excited about scuba diving from the first day he attended UAS “Introduction to Scuba Diving” class in 2005. Received initial Open Water training from Dr. Jose Jones & Sylvester Smith and continued training with Alex Colvin.
NAUI Scuba Diving Instructor:
I am a native Washingtonian who has been diving since circa 1987. Back when you did not have the fancy dive gear of today. A scuba tank was attached to a backpack.....