Andy is the founder and CEO of LA Dive and Ride and is certified as a PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer. He has a multitude of certifications and is qualified to teach an additional 15 specialty dive courses including, wreck, deep, nitrox, navigation, peak performance buoyancy, night, boat etc, etc, etc. and that's in addition to the core scuba courses. Andy is also and Emergency First Response instructor and is certified through PSI as a Cylinder Inspector.
Brian is a PADI Master Instructor,
EFR Instructor Trainer, and DAN First Aid & Diver Safety Instructor.In addition, he’s qualified to teach 16
specialty courses, including 2 which he created and designed on his own:Southern California Beach Diver and Kayak
Diver.Brian’s certified divers
from the beginning Open Water Diver course all the way through Assistant
Instructor, with 6 years of teaching experience and more than 400 students.
John David, or JD as we like to call him, is a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor. He's certified as an Emergency First Response Instructor and holds many specialty certifications as well. When JD isn't in the water he's busy showing off his skills on the big screen. He's a cool cat and a great instructor.
Laura is a Master Scuba Diver Trainer and an avid underwater photographer. She likes long walks on the beach, candle light dinners and holding her students hands as they learn to dive. She's got a wide array of specialty instructor certs under her belt and is always smiles on land or in the water.