North Glos BSAC Instructors


North Glos BSAC Instructors

You will be trained by qualified diving instructors. These are experienced club members that have worked hard and given their time freely to gain instructor status. Without these wonderful people the club would be unable to function, so a round of applause please!

Red Sea Hard Boat

As well as UK diving we also arrange holidays abroad.

UK Diving

Diving in the UK offers abundant marine life


We often dive the Farne Islands where we are greeted by friendly seals

Undersea Wonders

Red Sea? Barrier Reef? No, this photo was taken in Cornwall.

Tropical diving

The Red Sea offers warm and clear water

Hardboat dive

Farne Islands

UK Hard Boat dive

As well as our club's own dive RIB, we also charter large dive boats

Boat handling course Plymouth

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A friendly local diving club

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Instructors perform a vital service to the club by freely giving their time to train members through progressive diver grades


Open Water Instructors:



Rich GardnerRich Gardner
Our very own rock star! A very long standing member of the club, Rich is an active instructor who specialises in life saving courses. In his spare time Rich is an ace keyboard player.

Adrian AyreAdrian Ayre
Where would be without Adrian. One of the original founder members of the club, Adrian is also our equipment officer and makes sure everything is tested and up to date. You will find him instructing at the pool every week.

Simon ProbynSimon Probyn
Longstanding member of the club and active diver - well he is when he's not diving abroad somewhere exotic anyway.

Steve CresswellSteve Cresswell
Hard working Steve helps out whenever he can. A bit of a magician too!

Terry PattersonTerry Paterson
Keen reef diver Terry loves to study sea life. As an instructor he tries to ensure trainees enjoy their diving and have a good time.

Richard Carey
Richard is a PADI Dive Master who has crossed over to BSAC and is now a great asset to our club as an instructor.

Dave PhillipsDave Phillips Advanced Open Water Instructor:
One of our most qualified instructors. When he is not diving Dave runs a funfare! a man of many talents.

Chris JordanChris Jordan
Keen diver and instructor

Assistant Intructors  

TonyTony Stuart aka Gandolf
Tony is a long standing and long bearded member of the club and is now also an Assistant Instructor.

Christine Lundegaard
Christine has been diving for 35 years. When she is not diving she spends her time playing the piano.


Chanelle Wilkinson
Chanelle works in marine insurance so if our boat sinks we know where to come

Emma Stuart
Keen diver and science fiction fan!


action manMathew Lundegaard
Scuba diving action man with 10 pieces of equipment!

AlexAlex Dunstan
Avid diver and keen photographer, Alex was addicted to hokey pokey but turned himself around!


Colin MitchelColin Mitchel
A keen diver and sailor, Colin is able to instruct the BSAC boat handling course.