Tonight at Eco Dive Center 7pm Captain John Kades will give us divers a talk, join us for Pizza (no BBQ in the rain) and good times.
Who's this Captain John Kades, well, he has been an investigator and deputy coroner for the Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office for over 15 years. He is an active scuba diver since 1981 and has spent 14 years as a public safety diver for the Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Underwater Search and Recovery team. He has been a member of the department’s Special Operations Response Team (SORT) and is specialized in disaster operations, drowning/SCUBA cases, aircraft fatalities, and skeletal/buried body cases.
As a member of the California State Coroner’s Association (CSCA) Captain Kades serves on the Association’s coroner curriculum development committee that recommends training standards for death investigations. He has a BA in criminal justice from UC Santa Barbara.
Captain John Kades from the LA County Coroners Office comes to Eco Dive Center to update us on 2015 dive fatalities and how it compares to previous years. He will discuss common dive accidents and prevention techniques so you don't become a 2016 statistic, EeeeK!
Two Bucks; The raffle prizes are a gift certificate to LAX Gun Range, 45 min Thai Massage, drysuit undergarments, drysuit bag, sharkSkin hoodie, and few other cool scuba related items:)