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

Nikos Vardakas

Athens , Greece

+30 22910 41775
+30 6976103254
nikos@gue.com
nikos@scubalife.gr
www.scubalife.gr


Professional

  • Owner & Manager, Scubalife Dive Center, 2012-present
  • Scuba Instructor, 2002-present

Education

  • BA in Acting, Agia Varvara School of Drama, 2013
  • BTEC HND Business & Management, University of Sunderland, UK, 2001-2003

Diving Qualifications

  • GUE Recreational 1/Fundamentals Instructor
  • SSI Hypoxic Trimix Instructor
  • SSI Trimix Blender Instructor
  • CMAS** Open Water Instructor
  • GUE Technical 2 Diver
  • CMAS Scientific Diver

Diving Experience

  • 3500+ Dives
  • 350+ Mixed gas dives
  • 200+ Decompression dives
  • 200+ Wreck dives

Community Involvement

  • Representative of GUE Greece
  • Project Manager, Project Baseline: Saronic Gulf
  • Diver, 100 Years of Kea's Shipwrecks Centennal Event, Kea Island, Sep 2016
  • Exploration Diver, Cyclades Dive Project, Serifos & Milos Island, May 2016
  • Exploration Diver, Lemnos Dive Project, Sep 2015
  • Exploration Diver, HMT Marquette Project, Thermaikos Gulf, Oct 2008
  • Exploration Diver, DIR In Effect Project - Beirut, Lebanon, Oct 2004
  • SKAI Broadcast television interviews

Special interests

  • Wreck Exploration

Publications

  • "A Unique Liveaboard Opportunity for GUE Divers in Greece", Quest, Vol.14, No.2

Languages

  • Greek, English

Additional Info

Available for classes in Greece, Bulgaria, Israel & Cyprus.