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man that made it all happen! Matt is the real deal and knows everyone
Matt has been at Crystal Dive since 1999 working his way through
the ranks, initially as a Divemaster, progressing to Instructor
and eventually the top position of Senior Instructor.
In 2003 Matt accepted the position of Operations Manager and under
his leadership; Crystal Dive has grown from a small size Koh Tao
diving center into one of the world's most popular & successful
PADI scuba diving centres.
Matt has received numerous performance awards from PADI, both
on behalf of Crystal Dive Resort and also for his own achievements.
Matt has also won the 'Outstanding Contribution to Instructor
Development' award in the Asia Pacific region in 2008, 2010, and
also 2013 when Crystal Dive's Instructor Development Team was
recognised as THE most successful Instructor Development Centre
in the World!
As a PADI Course Director, Matt has an international reputation
as one of the worlds few 'elite' Instructor Trainers.
As well as conducting over 100 PADI Instructor Development Courses
(IDC's) on Koh Tao - teaching many of today's Dive Centre Managers
and Course Directors - Matt was selected to conduct the first
ever PADI IDC's in India, Timor Leste and Oman.
recently, in March 2016 he was selected to conduct the first ever
PADI IDC in Penang Island, Malaysia as part of a Malaysian Government
initiative and once again maintained his 100% record with all
14 Malay candidates posting high scores on the IE.
7/1 Moo 2, Koh Tao, 84360, Thailand
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