Dave Bakker Owner, Training and Service
PADI IDC Staff Instructor # 151683
Dave has been introducing divers to the underwater world since 1997. He is also an avid underwater videographer. If you have been on one of the Adventure Scuba trips, you will probably see yourself!
As a PADI Staff Instructor, Dave teaches all levels of diving up to PADI Assistant Instructor. He also teaches a variety of PADI Specialties, including: Night, Deep, Underwater Navigator, Underwater Photographer, Project Aware, Underwater Videographer, Enriched Air, Boat, Altitude, Equipment Specialist, Dry Suit, Drift Diver, Peak Performance Buoyancy, & National Geographic. He also is an Emergency First Responder Instructor.
Nic Besel Sales Team Member, Service Technician, PADI Divemaster
Nic is an enthusiastic diver and PADI Open Water Scuba Diver Instructor. His love of diving carries forward to his ability in helping new and experienced divers find the right equipment or courses to help them achieve their goals.
Nic is also the factory trained, in house service technician for: Oceanic, Hollis, SpareAir, Apeks, and AquaLung – keeping your gear in peak performance. Having up to date knowledge of functional and technical specifications of equipment allows him to assist customers in choosing the right gear kit, tailored for the type of diving they will be doing. In holding a certified cylinder inspector number with PSI/PCI, ensures your cylinder will be inspected and held to the current USDOT, CGA, manufacturer, and SCUBA industry standards and recommendations.
Carolyn Bakker General Manager, Travel Specialist
PADI Master Diver
Carolyn started diving in 1995- Dave had gotten certified and was having a blast. So, instead of being stuck on the beach, she dove in. Little did she realize that learning to dive would change her life and lifestyle! She holds various recreational scuba ratings, including PADI Master Scuba Diver and enjoys underwater photography.
Carolyn is the Adventure Scuba Travel Specialist. She organizes the group trips as well as assists divers in planning and booking individual trips.