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Crystal Dive – Divemaster Internship – Lukas Geerken

Crystal Dive – Divemaster Internship – Lukas Geerken
Name: Lukas Geerken
Hometown: Hamburg, Germany
Age: 22
Internship: PADI Divemaster

What PADI scuba diving Internship program did you complete?

PADI Divemaster

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What were you doing before you joined Crystal Dive?

Studied Bachelor of Engineering.

How long have you spent completing your scuba diving internship?

5 weeks.

What was your favourite part of your scuba diving internship and why?

Diving with other participants of the course. Gaining experience and take over responsibility for me and my buddy.

What was your least favourite and why?

We had a bit of bad luck with the rainy weather and the pool was very cold at some days.

crystaldive.com-padi-divemaster-internship-lukas-geerken-2Who was your favourite instructor and why?

My mentor, Nina Horne. She was more a friend than a teacher. Reaching a next level of diving skills was more learning from her experience while having a chat with her than just studying the dive theory.

During your scuba diving internship which of the additional Marine Conservation ‘ECO’ program activities did you take part in and which did you enjoy the most?

Dive site clean up and Reef Check intro.

Do you think our additional Marine Conservation ‘Eco’ program was beneficial to your Professional level scuba diving training and if so why?

Yes. Next to better understanding which responsibility we as diver have about the ocean I learned practical buoyancy skills for example when I cut a fisher net of an coral.

As a qualified PADI Divemaster what are your future plans with regards to scuba?

Not sure now. Definitely I am gonna do my Working Internship at Crystal to gain more experience. After that I would like to work in different dive centers I gonna meet while my travelling.

And what about Koh Tao….

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Favourite Restaurant?

Da’s Sandwich and Sunday all u can eat pizza at Neptune.

How did you spend your non-diving days?

Hanging out with my fellow Crystal Dive Divemaster candidates.

Where are, you heading to next?

First a short stop in Germany and then Australia.

Crystal Dive Koh Tao

7/1 Moo 2
Tambon Ko Tao
Koh Tao
Surat Thani
84360
Thailand

Phone+66(0)77456106
E-mail: [email protected]

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