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Jeff Loflin

PADI Course Director #18604/Technical Instructor Trainer

I’ve been a PADI Instructor since 1983, Master Instructor since 1986 and PADI Course Director since 1988. I’m an Instructor/Trainer in PADIs Trimix, Tec Deep and Blender Programs ( Nitrox and Trimix ). I teach numerous other specialties and have certified over 1,800 divers in my extensive diving career. My certifications include, but are not limited to:

  • PADI Technical Instructor Trainer
  • IANTD Trimix Instructor
  • IANTD Cave Instructor
  • IANTD Technical Cave Instructor
  • NSS-CDS Cave Instructor
  • NSS-CDS Sidemount Instructor
  • NSS-CDS DPV Instructor
  • NSS-CDS Stage Instructor
  • NSS-CDS Deep Cave Instructor
  • Dan Instructor Trainer
  • EFR Instructor Trainer
  • Medic First Aid Instructor Trainer

I’m a certified repair technician with numerous diving equipment manufacturers. I’m authorized to teach OSHA 10 and 30-hour courses in the CFR 1910 and 1926 regulations. I was the owner/operator of Adventures Underwater a PADI 5 Star I.D.C facility in Tampa, Fl. for 16 years. I served as an adjunct faculty member in the Marine Sciences Department at the University of Tampa for 8 years and taught 5 diving courses (Mar 100 through Mar 105-Underwater Techniques) approved for college credit. I have a commercial diving background and am a certified bridge inspector (CBI #309) with the Florida Department of Transportation.

Contact Information:

E-mail: colt@wfeca.net
Cell Phone: 850-326-0086
Home Phone: 850-547-1585