HDS Training Team

Lloyd Jones
HSE Part 4 (Media Diver)
Underwater Videographer
PADI Specialty Instructor #498232

Lloyd has been actively diving in Pembrokeshire since he gained his PADI Open Water qualification in 2006. He started working for Haven Diving Services as a Divemaster in 2009, spending the next 5 years providing guided dives through H.D.S and gaining service technician qualifications. In February 2015 he gained his PADI Instructor qualification.

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lloyd1_pageWhen he is not running diving courses he can be found underwater with camera in hand as Haven Diving Services resident Underwater Videographer, capturing footage and creating short promotional films of Pembrokeshire’s marine life. Passionate about Marine Conservation Lloyd is also the official Underwater Videographer for Neptunes Army of Rubbish Cleaners. A selection of Pembrokeshire short films can be found in our Gallery page.

Lloyd has been obsessed with Sharks ever since he gained his Open Water qualification where he had his first UK Shark encounter with a Lesser Spotted Dogfish. He has been actively diving with Pembrokeshire Blue Sharks since 2013, tagging Pembrokeshire Sharks in conjunction with The UK Shark Tagging Programme.

In 2015 he became the first Instructor in Pembrokeshire to gain the PADI AWARE Shark Conservation Diver, Instructor Specialty. Haven Diving Services has the only two PADI recognized Shark Diving Instructors in Pembrokeshire and we are proud to be the first PADI facility offering this type of Shark Diving Experience in Wales.

Nicki Meharg
Freediving Instructor
PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer # 313015

Nicki has been diving since 2010 when she jacked in the city life and headed for the simple life of the sea. She trained to Divemaster level in the UK.

Nicki headed east and worked in Greece for 3 seasons as a Divemaster and then Instructor (since 2012)

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nicki2_pageNicki has worked full time since leaving the UK in 2012 until returning to the UK in June 2015 as a diving Instructor and dive guide. Returning every summer to Greece, she worked the winters in Koh Lanta, Southern Thailand and spent the last 6 months of the winter training as a Freediving Instructor in Dahab, Egypt.

Nicki is passionate about marine conservation, teaching and people having the best and most fulfilling time in the water.

Angharad Rees
PADI Divemaster #363624

‘Harry’ is an experienced UK diver, gaining her first PADI diving qualification at the age of 14. A keen conservationist she is also a Volunteer with Neptunes Army of Rubbish Cleaners.

2015 was a big year for Harry, not only did she gain her Divemaster qualification with Haven Diving Services but she also graduated University after completing a 3-year Nursing Degree.

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harry2_pageOne of the hardest working Divemasters we have ever seen, being patient with students, helping customers, guiding dives and preparing equipment for Instructors. When Harry is not undertaking Divemaster duties she lets her hair down on pleasure dives by collecting loose strands of kelp and attaching them to her dive buddies, her underwater version of “Buckaroo”.