Nicholas McLaren, a professional scuba diver and first responder, has taught diving to students around the world. He has also worked as a dive master, underwater videographer, and dive center manager in Australia, the Honduras, Mexico, Egypt, and Thailand, and has dived extensively throughout North America, Central America, the Caribbean, Egypt, Japan, Australia, and Southeast Asia. McLaren also wrote seven articles in nearly two years working for ThoughtCo.
Nicholas McLaren completed open water and advanced open water scuba dive training in Thailand before continuing his dive education in Sydney, where he completed emergency first response, rescue diver, and divemaster courses. He became a master scuba diver trainer (and instructor of 17 specialties), emergency first response instructor, and Divers Alert Network instructor in the Honduras and later became a dive control specialist instructor in Thailand.
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