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Matt in a Seasoft Dry-SuitHello, My name is Matthew Rice. I am a PADI certified Open Water SCUBA Instructor and Master Diver. I have been SCUBA diving since April, 2011 and love it almost as much as I enjoy coding.

My Certifications

I have a collection of SCUBA certifications that I have earned over the years and the list continues to grow. Currently, I hold the following certifications:

PADI Recreational:
  • Open Water
  • Advanced Open Water
  • Rescue
  • Enriched Air Nitrox (EANx)
  • Dry Suit Diver
  • Deep Diver
  • Underwater Photographer
  • Sidemount
  • Search & Recovery
  • Master SCUBA Diver
PADI Professional:
  • Divemaster
  • EFR (First Aid)/CPR/AED (Automatic External Defibrillator) Instructor
  • Open Water SCUBA Instructor.
  • Advanced Nitrox

I was certified by Chicagland SCUBA back in 2011 and I try to get in the water as often as I can.