Diver Training Expert 321267 FL


Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in diver training. My experience includes all levels of SCUBA diving. My expertise includes: rebreather training; pulmonary embolisms; instructor training; wreck diving; equipment manufacturing; public safety diving; and safe diving protocol. I have prior experience as a criminal investigator. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: SCUBA related fatalities; Diving equipment failure; Diving equipment design; Life support equipment application; SCUBA related accidents; Rebreather design and application; Technical diving accidents; Standards for instructor training.


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Scuba training standards, text and material development; Scuba equipment application, design and marketing; Scuba accident analysis; Internationally recognized expert on safe diving procedures; Internationally published expert on diving accident analysis.


Professional Experiences




Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
BSCriminal Justice minor in forensic PsychologyAppalachian State University
US Army Criminal Investigators School

Licenses Certifications

Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI)
SCUBA Schools International (SSI)
International Association of Nitrox and Technical Divers (IANTD)
Instructor Trainer Certifications include all recreational diver levels and technical specialities
Over 60 international diving certifications at instructor trainer / certifier
master levels

Awards & Affiliation

Numerous international and regional seminars presented

Primary Affiliation

Technical Diving Division of SCUBA Schools International


Partial List of Consulting Expert Witness Cases



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