IDC Staff Instructor / Operations Mgr

A seasoned dive professional of over 35 years is responsible for Dive Funatics’ dive operations. Jojo has been the trainer for many of the local instructions in Mactan. He strives to maintain a steady stream of students to inspire and become dive professionals in the future.

PADI Member # 56946

PADI Instructor Development Course (IDC) Staff Instructor
Emergency First Response (EFR) Instructor


Drift Instructor
Multilevel Diver Instructor
Night Diver Instructor
Enriched Air Instructor
Deep Instructor
Search & Recovery Instructor Instructor
Peak Performance Buoyancy Instructor
Project Aware Instructor
AWARE Coral Reef Conservation Sp Instructor

About the author/product creator.

Darwin Bawasanta is the Founder & CEO of Dive Funatics
He is a PADI Master Instructor, PADI IDC Staff Instructor, Holds Specialty Instructor Rating for over 10 PADI Specialty Courses. He is likewise an Emergency First Response Instructor Trainer (EFR IT) and has been a consistent PADI Elite Instructor Award Recipient for two (2) consecutive years.

Darwin has run a number of successful Assistant Instructor Courses, certified a lot of PADI Divemasters, and has staffed several Instructor Development Courses in the Cebu, Bohol and Palawan.

His professional profile may be found at LinkedIn.