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.
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