P. 503.620.6993
Email. info@uwwscuba.com

Hours: Monday- Friday 10-6. Saturday 10-4.
12170 S.W. Main St. Tigard, OR. 97223


Dave Ishmael

Master Instructor 26593, Training Director, Diving Equipment Technician

Contact: dave@uwwscuba.com

As a child I learned of Scuba Diving by watching Sea Hunt and Jacques Cousteau TV programs.  I decided as a boy I wanted to become a professional diver and explore the underwater world.  I became certified as a NAUI Scuba Diver in 1976 and worked my way up the NAUI ranks. In 1986 I became a PADI Instructor, and have also been a Certified Equipment Technician for over 20 years.  My diving has taken me to the Caribbean, Mexico, Hawaii, and Canada, although my favorite dives have been here in the Pacific Northwest. 

I've been fortunate to be with Hilde and Under Water Works for over 25 years. Between helping Hilde with dive store operations, diving equipment repair and teaching Scuba diving, I've lived my passion.  Please visit our dive store so we can show you our experience and professionalism, and we can get you on the road to exploring the under water world.