Jim is an advanced instructor with SDI and PADI who has been teaching since 2002. Originally from Canada, Jim fell in love with diving in the cold fresh water of the Great Lakes. He holds several specialty instructor ratings including Nitrox, Underwater Photography, CPR, First Aid, AED and O2. He is in an avid underwater photographer and has been diving and shooting all over the world. After living and working the last number of years in Chicago and “growing up” diving in colder fresh water, he and his wife decided it was time to live, work and play here in Naples.