About

 

Who We Are

The National Academy of Police Diving (NAPD) is a non-profit, self-regulating body, dedicated to helping Special Response Dive Teams be successful. SR Divers include police, fire, military, government agency teams, and other recovery or public safety divers. The NAPD is concerned with SR diver safety, state-of-the-art diving techniques, training, methodologies, and underwater investigations. The Academy’s goals are to promote the safety and welfare of its members who engage in underwater search and recovery.

Our Team

MICHAEL GAST

MICHAEL GAST

President and Founder

 

JORDAN HARVELL

JORDAN HARVELL

Executive Director

 

JOEL TALLEY

JOEL TALLEY

Director of Operations

 

PAUL TOY

PAUL TOY

Board of Directors and Co-Founder

 

REY RUIDIAZ

REY RUIDIAZ

Board of Directors

 

SAMUEL CADREAU

Board of Directors