Khun Ning is in charge of the daily operations at Sawasdee Divers Krabi. She can assist you with all Thai related questions and issues you may have during your stay. She speaks English and French fluently and of course her native tongue is Thai. Khun Ning has lived in both Switzerland and France, so she can very much relate to the level of service foreign visitors expect.
On regular days you will find her at the reception of our dive center or she might even be driving you around town.
Course Director / Senior Instructor
Yann, Khun Ning’s partner, is the PADI Course Director at Sawasdee Divers Krabi. Originally from Martinique and Brittany, he grew up in Geneva, Switzerland.
Yann discovered scuba diving in Thailand in 1992. Professional since 1994, he has more than 5000 dives under his belt. After rigorous specialized training, he has reached the PADI Course Director certification which allows him to train future instructors. To date, he has trained and certified over 1500 PADI divers from beginners to advanced divers, dive masters, instructors and staff instructors.
Yann has worked in the dive industry in Thailand, Egypt, the Maldives, as well as Switzerland and France. And at this moment he is also the owner of Sawasdee Divers in Ao Nang, Krabi, Thailand.
“I strongly believe that first aid skills are an essential part of any sporting activity, but especially in scuba diving. Therefore I have furthered my knowledge by following an Emergency First Response Instructor Trainer syllabus which allows me to train future first aid instructors.
I have worked in the dive industry in Thailand, Egypt, the Maldives, as well as Switzerland and France. And at this moment I am also the owner of Sawasdee Divers, Krabi, Thailand.
So now, as a PADI Course Director in Krabi, Thailand, I am conducting PADI instructor courses here. This region offers great opportunities to gain experience within the diving industry. And here we will quickly make you feel at home you you can successfully work towards your PADI instructor certification.”