Paul Toomer

Paul is a force of nature in the diving world and his unique approach to training is legendary. Since he became a diving professional, Paul has reached the pinnacle of the world’s leading diver training agencies; teaching divers, instructors and instructor trainers. When it comes to caves, wrecks and rebreathers, Paul has been there and done that all over the world. An avid writer and presenter, his contributions include articles for various dive magazines and formal presentations at training agency member events, DEMA, OZTek, EuroTek, TekCamp, the British Scuba Industry Trade Association, the London International Dive Show, Hollis/Oceanic Dealer Seminar and many more.
After a decade of teaching rebreather and technical courses, Paul was appointed International Director of Technical Training for SSI. Now Director of Diver Training at RAID, Paul brings a wealth of real world experience to that position.

Paul Toomer upcoming events

  • 17/08/19 - 17/08/24 All day
    Here's the plan: a handful of working technical instructors, and equipment manufacturers from various backgrounds captive for six-days of workshops, try-dives, presentations, and certifications at a lakeside venue in Central Ontario. Right now, we are simply asking if the idea of learning about and diving rebreathers, riding scooters, checking out and diving various sidemount harnesses, listening to presentations, taking part in skills development, talking with equipment designers, and so on appeals to you. Complete the form to be added to the list of invitees, and to get updates about this unique event.