Our Team

Our Course Director, Instructors and Technical Trainers

Who We Are…

Scuba Playa Pro Academy is comprised of a group of experienced, professional, passionate and dedicated Instructor Trainers, Instructors and Tec/Cave Trainers. They are a mix of multi-national Instructors with different specialty areas but with a common and undeniable love for diving and teaching. With over 10, 000 dives and 1000´s of certifications between them the Pro Academy Team will exceed your expectations and there will be no looking back! We offer training in English, Spanish, French, Italian, Dutch, German and Portuguese.

Your training will take place at renowned 5* IDC Dive Center Scuba Playa in the heart of Playa Del Carmen.  We have two on site classroom, a large equipment rinse area, storage areas for personal gear as well as hot showers and private safes for all divers.  Our training pool close by and our three spacious dive boats await us on the beach only a moments walk away.


Stein Kwadijk

PADI IDC Staff, TecRec Instructor & Cave Instructor

Diving since: 1996

Speaks: Dutch, Spanish, English & German

Number of Dives: 9000+

Favorite dive site: Barracuda Reef

Anita Rosenfeld

Owner & PADI Instructor

Diving since: 1995

Speaks: Spanish & English

Number of Dives: 6000+

Favorite dive site:  Tortugas

Danilo Di Giovanni

Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Diving since: 2005

Speaks: Spanish, Italian & English

Number of Dives: 2000+

Favorite dive site: Sabalos


PADI Instructor & Cenotes Guide

Diving since: 2005

Speaks: Spanish & English

Number of Dives: 3500+

Favorite dive site: Cenote The Pit

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