Diving instructor Valters Preimanis

Underwater search with a metal detector

CV of diving instructor Valters Preimanis

Started diving on October 20, 2005, after training at the Diving Instructors Professional Association, DIPA (Ang. PADI - Professional Association of Diving Instructors ), trained in the professional development of diving in the North Atlantic Islands, the Red Sea, the Norwegian Sea and the Mediterranean. Participated in an underwater archeological project in Latvia. On July 24, 2006, he created "Daivings.lv". Has done more than 5,000 dives with an underwater breathing apparatus.

Contacts Tel./WhatsApp +371 220-77-202, e-mail: daivingslv@gmail.com

  • October 20, 2005 - Open Water Diver
  • July 24, 2006 – the birthday of the Diving club Divings.lv
  • April 5, 2007 - Diving Master (PADI Divemaster)
  • April 8, 2013 - Recreational craft manager (CSDD, <12 meters)
  • November 14, 2015 - Master Scuba Diver Trainer (PADI MSDT)
  • 2015 - Emergency First Response Instructor
  • 2016 - PADI Technical diving Instructor
  • 2020 - Freediving Trainer (AIDA 3 Star Freediver / PADI Freediver Instructor)
  • In 2021 – International pleasure boat driver's license (Sailing and motor yacht driver, C1S, C1M)
  • February 10, 2022 - Diving pool's birthday  

Professional diver

  • Technical works of divers in the ports of Ventspils, Liepāja and Rīga
  • Archaeological technical underwater works in Lake Aluksne
  • Survey of the Baltic Sea, Irbe Strait on behalf of the LMA
  • Survey of wrecks and anomalies in the Baltic Sea at a depth of 30 meters
  • Diving instructor in Latvia, Egypt, Norway, Canary Islands, Malta
  • Public safety diver in underwater filming areas

Awards and achievements

Teaches the following diving courses

  • Open Water Diver
  • Diving Master (Divemaster)
  • Emergency First Response
  • Freediver
  • Diver Propulsion Vehicle
  • Technical diving
  • Sidemount diver
  • Diving courses offered by PADI (Professional Association of Diving Instructors)


He has been involved in travel and mountain hiking since childhood. He has been involved in extreme sports, parachuting from the altitude of 5000 meters, in total he has performed over 100 parachuting. Fascinated by photography and filming. Engaged in free diving, swimming in summer and winter, and various sports that develop physical health - running, rollerblading, riding a sports bike. Calls to healthy lifestyle, free diving and scuba diving.

Publications and articles

PADI MSDT instructor Valters Preimanis

Valters Preimanis, ELITE 2018 ... 2023, 2024

Valters Preimanis Padi Elite Instructor Award 2023
Valters Preimanis Padi Elite Instructor Award 2023
PADI Elite Instructors The award in 2020 was presented to a Latvian instructor

On behalf of the PADI® organization, I am pleased to present you with the 2021 PADI Elite Instructor Award. This award is presented in recognition of your hard work and dedication as a PADI Professional, and as part of the organization's expanded COVID Relief commitment to members honoring Elite Instructor Ratings through the end of 2022.

I have the honor of awarding you with a level 50 elite instructor award.