My name is Eric Kelly, a Retired USAF Pararescueman (PJ) with 24 years diving experience. Lead instructor for 4 years at the AFCDC (Air Force Combat Dive Course) located at the US Navy Base in Beautiful Panama City Beach, FL., responsible for training over 800 Scuba Divers in over 8000 dive operations consisting of Basic / Advanced / Black-water Search & Rescue and Navigation Scuba skills. Extensive dive medicine background, previously certified as an NREMT-Paramedic, as well as a military Diving Supervisor and Diving Medical Technician. Earned my civilian Open Water Instructor Certification (in 2012) through ACUC (American Canadian Underwater Certification, my instructor #1799US), a Rigorous International Recreational Dive Organization, who prides themselves in upholding extremely high Scuba instruction standards.
Additionally a sub-contracted Instructor for TeamLGS (Team Lifeguard Systems), a public safety dive training company based in New York, training Police and Fireman across the Nation in Search & Rescue Dive Operations and Small Boat Handling classes, currently having trained over 150 candidates.