GUE Instructor resumé



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Classes I teach:
Discover Diving
Recreational Supervised Diver
Recreational Diver 1 - Nitrox
GUE Fundamentals
Doubles Diver
Drysuit Diver

Jon Kieren

Tulum, Mexico
High Springs, Florida, United States

+1 340-227-6007
Kieren@gue.com
Jon@Kierentechnical.com
www.facebook.com/KIERENTechnical/


Professional

  • 2016- present: Owner, Kieren Technical
  • 2015-2016: Training Director, TDI/SDI
  • 2013-2016: Training and Membership Services, TDI/SDI
  • 2008-2013: Captain and Technical Diving Instructor, St. Croix Ultimate Bluewater Adventures
  • 2005-2008: Finance Director, Boucher Automotive Group

Education

  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Diving Qualifications

  • GUE Instructor
  • SDI/TDI Instructor Trainer Evaluator
  • TDI Advanced Trimix and Full Cave Instructor Trainer
  • TDI CCR Instructor, Optima, Hammerhead, X-CCR, Defender CCR
  • NSS-CDS and TDI CCR and OC Full Cave Instructor

Diving Experience

  • Open Water certified in 2001
  • 4000+ dives
  • 1000+ cave dives
  • 800+ hours on CCR
  • 200+ open circuit technical dives
  • 50+ dive professionals trained
  • 150+ cave/technical divers trained
  • 400+ recreational divers trained

Community Involvement

  • Karst Underwater Research Team Diver
  • Host and trainer to numerous Rolex Our World Underwater Scholarship Society scholars 2013 - present

Special interests

  • Skydiving
  • Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

Publications

  • Contributing author: "Under Pressure, Diving Deeper with Human Factors" By Gareth Lock 2019

Languages

  • English