JJ-CCR Level 1 instructor
Andreas starting dive courses and hanging around dive shops from
2008, and obtained his first instructor rating in 2012 (PADI).
Since then he has been an active instructor, always eager to learn.
At first he taught dive courses part time and during vacations,
then, in 2013, while working for a international construction
company in more than 20 countries he decided to make diving his
full-time ocupation and founded his own dive centre in
In 2014 Andreas decided to make diving his full-time occupation and has spent most of his time from that moment on working towards making CCR TECDIVE a world-class facility, offering all kinds of training and diving in Austria, Croatia and Malta at all levels including professional, technical, an das well CCR diving; his true passion. Andreas has been an active Trimix and CCR diver since 2012, actively training divers in Technical diving at all levels. Since 2012 PADI has awarded him several awards for training
Over his carreer as a diver and 4 + year career as a dive instructor Andreas has dived and taught in a variety of climates and enviroments (holding instructor an ratings from several agencies including IANTD, BSAC, PADI, and RZOR Sidemount), including diving in dry suits in the mountain lakes. Andreas also runs a large SCUBA program (100+ students per season) . Over this time Andreas has issued certification cards for 400+ individuals at all levels.
Andreas started diving CCR in 2012, and went for a JJ in 2013. He became enamoured by not just the simplicity and elegance of the system itself but also by the field-developed set of procedures that accompany it, making it, with the right training, the ultimate diving tool, infinitely expandable and flexible. Andreas is looking forward to providing top-notch training on the JJ-CCR and to further develop his own diving skills on the system to new levels.