Learn to Scuba Dive

Meet the Learn to Scuba Dive in Thailand Team


Richard Black

Scuba Diver & Owner - Scuba Diving Thailand

Richard Black was born in Montreal, Canada and grew up in Quebec, working in the construction and transport Industries. Richard has been diving for many of his 56 years, having learned in in the late 1970′s diving in Subic Bay, the Philippines. Richard has been a full time scuba diving instructor since 1996 and has taught hundreds of people how to scuba dive.

Richard moved to Thailand in 2003 and set up Scuba Diving Thailand as a lifestyle business. Scuba Diving Thailand now teaches hundreds of new students to dive each year, in the stunning waters of the Andaman Sea, Phuket, Thailand.

The Scuba Diving Thailand Team

Mr Sun

Boat Manager

Born Koh Samui, Thailand in Nov ‘67, More than 10,000 logged dives as an instructor.

Captain Ramirez

Dive Boat Captain

Born Iloilo, Philippines in Oct ’52, worked as a Captain for over 33 years.

Mr Bank

Boat Engineer

Born Phang Nga, Thailand in Feb ’71, worked as a boat engineer for 10 years.

Michael Gable

Tour Leader

Born Manila, Philippines in Nov ’82, more than 2,000 logged dives as an instructor.

Geena Green

Tour Leader

Born Mackay, Australia in Sep ’81, more than 1,500 logged dives as an instructor.

Jason Davis

PADI Instructor

Born Sydney, Australia in May ’78, dive Instructor since the age of 22.



Born Bangkok, Thailand in May ’71, worked as a Boatman for over 18 years.



Born Phuket, Thailand in June ’92, worked as a Boatman for over 8 years.



Born Surathani, Thailand in April ’87, previously a Hotel chef in Karon,