Get to Know Your PADI Regional Training Consultants

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Although most of you talk regularly with your PADI Regional Training Consultants, have you ever wanted to know more about them? We asked each of your PADI Regional Training Consultants to answer some questions, to help you get to know them a little better!

Tony Cook – New Zealand & Fiji

Name:  Tony Cook with a y and without an e

Region: 22 – New Zealand & Fiji plus I have a hand looking after our Resellers across Asia Pacific

OW Cert Location: St Tropez in the south of France (BSAC) & Paphos in Cyprus (PADI Rescue Diver)

Number of Years Working in the Dive Industry: 25+

Bucket List Dive Site: Somewhere under ice on my own

Highest PADI Rating: PADI Course Director & Instructor Examiner

What do you love most about diving?: Sharing my passion for diving and having fun.

Brigit Jager – NT, QLD, PNG & Pacific Islands

Name: Brigit (Brechje) Jager

Region: 23 – Papua New Guinea, Australia (QLD, N.T.) and the Pacific Island countries

OW Cert Location: Pulau Seribu (Jakarta), Indonesia – 1984

Number of Years Working in the Dive Industry: 30 – this September

Bucket List Dive Site: Antarctica and Galapagos

Highest PADI Rating: Course Director / Instructor Examiner

What do you love most about diving?: Freedom! That blissful, magic moment each time I descend and the ocean embraces me, effortlessly floating mid-water and wondering what will we see this time? Oh and sharing my passion for the underwater world, plus conservation of our ocean planet and all aquatic life, of course…

Mark Cummins – NSW, ACT, VIC, SA, WA & TAS

Name: Mark C.

Region: 24

OW Cert Location: Sydney

Number of Years Working in the Dive Industry:  24 years

Bucket List Dive Site: Truk Lagoon

Highest PADI Rating: Course Director/Examiner

What do you love most about diving?: No Gravity

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