Paradise Scuba offers some of the best professionals in the diving industry in Puerto Rico. You can be assured that when you dive with Paradise, our friendly staff will make you feel at home. This is truly a family operation and we are staffed by locals and family members who know have grown up in South Puerto Rico and know the waters better than anyone else in the area. Paradise Scuba staff will take you on a spectacular and safe scuba dive in Puerto Rico.
Lic.# PADI OWSI 188070
Owner and Co-founder of Paradise Scuba & Snorkeling Center, Kiko has served as Boat Captain and scuba Instructor in Puerto Rico for over 20 years! Kiko has logged over 10,000 dives at La Parguera.
Lic.# PADI OWSI 186669 100 Tons USCG
Captain Cachi has served as a Boat Captain and PADI Instructor for diving in La Parguera for over 15 years. He knows The Wall at La Parguera and the surrounding waters better than any person in town! Cachi is the lead Instructor in charge of most of our bioluminescent bay tours and boat dives.
Captain Santos is a Padi Certified Open Water Instructor. He has been diving in Puerto Rico since the early 80’s and is an expert in the local area. Captain Santos is an asset in our operation with a vast experience as a Field Engineer, photographer and Boat Captain.
Jonathan is Kiko’s nephew and has been helping out in the shop since he was a kid. He is an experienced snorkeling guide, and First Mate on our boat the ‘Teaser’. He is in charge of all the logistics for each tour.
Matthew is a PADI Certified Dive Master who has been working with us for many years. He is a big fan of art and photography. Matthew also speaks French, English and Spanish and is a great asset with our international travelers.
Jerry is a PADI Dive Master with over 15 years experience working with us here at Paradise Scuba Center. He has a vast experience and knowledge as a contractor with NOAA in their reef restoration programs.
“Eduu” is a PADI Open Water Certified Instructor. He may be the newest addition to our operation but he is a very talented instructor and strong Dive Master. Eduu is a college student and with plans to continue studies in Marine Biology.
Andres is a college student, First mate and Rescue Diver. Andres is part of our crew we like to refer to as the “New generation” and has been diving since he was a kid.
Paradise Scuba & Snorkeling center Administrator. Ana is a college student ready to start Grad School. She has grown up around the shop and is an important part of keeping thing organized and helping the business to grow.
Miguel is indispensible as “The All Around” player and very hard worker. He is charge of air refills, equipment maintenance, boats maintenance and is also First Mate.