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

themed object

A friendly local diving club

get in touch

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 Patterson:
Terry is yet to give me his profile so he has got this instead. sorry Terry.

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
Our hard working dive officer.


em stuartEmma Stuart
Emma describes herself as mum,  sports diver, runner, sci-fi geek, & beard designer. If you want to know anything about Dr Who then look no further.

Assistant Instructors:


Collin MitchellColin Mitchell
 Colin works hard overseeing all the dives the club puts on as well as putting on lots of dives himself. And he still finds time to instruct others!

Christine LundegaardChristine Lundegaard
Christine is a long standing member of the club. When she is not diving she is busy with her work for Trinity College arranging music exams. In her spare time she loves to play the piano.  

ChannelleChanelle Wilkinson
Chennelle is also our membership secretary and committee secretary. Thanks Chanelle!

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