Gay/Gay-Friendly Dive Instructor

DISCLAIMER: The list below includes instructors that have been suggested by individual members and others. The Bottom Dwellers makes no claim about the qualifications of anyone on the list and is not responsible for any actions of those listed.
Richard Anderson richard@sevenseasscuba.com
phone:206-265-0006
certification agency: PADI instructor
shop assoc: independent
class location(s): Seattle and Vancouver, Washington areas
Bottom Dwellers member: YES
web site: http://www.sevenseasscuba.com
notes: Richard offers Emergency First Response (EFR) courses and dive training ranging from youth dive programs through the professional level Divemaster program including these specialties: Peak Performance Buoyancy, Project Aware & AWARE Coral Reef Conservation Specialties, Enriched Air Diver, Deep Diver, Underwater Navigator, Night Diver, Digital Underwater Photography, and Dry Suit Diver.

Dave Morrison Davealanmorrison@gmail.com
certification agency: PADI instructor
shop assoc: Seattle Scuba Schools
class location(s): Westlake Ave Seattle
Bottom Dwellers member: YES
web site: http://www.seattlescuba.com
notes: Come join us in one of the most LGBT friendly shops around. I am also fluent in sign language for people who prefer to learn in ASL.

Don and Diane Peterson info@octopusgardensdiving.com
phone:360-385-3483
certification agency: SSI instructor
shop assoc: Octopus Gardens Diving
class location(s): Port Townsend or your location depending on class and class size
Bottom Dwellers member: YES
web site: http://www.octopusgardensdiving.com
notes: Don and Diane Peterson have been training divers and dive professionals for many years. They have taught classes for all dive agencies and take an integrative approch in their training. They also offer a "warm diver" open water class, combining OW and drysuit training, so you can learn to dive in full comfort.

Charlie Hill chilldive@gmail.com
phone:206-409-4831
certification agency: PADI instructor
shop assoc: Seattle Scuba Schools
class location(s): Westlake Ave Seattle
Bottom Dwellers member: NO
web site: http://www.seattlescuba.com
notes: I would love to have more gay students!!

Mari Jachetta mjachetta@comcast.net
phone:206-769-4818
certification agency: PADI/TDI-SDI instructor
shop assoc: Underwater Sports Seattle / independent
class location(s): North Seattle
Bottom Dwellers member: NO
web site: http://www.sailfindiveadventures.com
notes: Teach from open water through advanced tri-mix.

Georgia Arrow info@sevenseasscuba.com
phone:360-260-9969
certification agency: PADI instructor
shop assoc: Seven Seas Scuba, Vancouver WA
class location(s): Vancouver, Washington area
Bottom Dwellers member: NO
web site: http://www.sevenseasscuba.com
notes:

Mark Nunley surrealdivng@gmail.com
phone:206-595-5541
certification agency: PADI instructor
shop assoc: Seattle Scuba Schools
class location(s): Westlake Ave Seattle
Bottom Dwellers member: NO
web site: http://www.seattlescuba.com
notes: shop min is 6 divers for open water divers in a class