Meet The Staff: Manfred Lippe



Manfred was raised in Germany and came to Canada courtesy of the German army. He ended up staying in Canada when his time in the army ended, and learned to dive in Saskatchewan in 1995. He moved to British Columbia in 2006 has been diving all over the coast of British Columbia since. He is an electronic technician by trade, and works as a diving instructor in his spare time. 

He is a Trimix Blender Instructor and equipment service technician, and utilizes these extensive skills with the Exploration Diving Society of British Columbia. 

Manfred has a great attitude and passion for exploring both above and below water. 


Instructor Ratings:

 PADI Staff Instructor

 EFR Instructor

 Care for Children w/ AED Instructor

Captain's Certifications:

 Small Vessel Operator


PADI Specialty Instructor Ratings:

 Wreck Instructor 

 Drysuit Instructor

 Night Instructor

 Search & Recovery Instructor

 Deep Instructor

 Aware Coral Reef Conservation Instructor

 Emergency Oxygen Provider Instructor 

 Enriched Air Instructor

 Drift Instructor

 Navigation Instructor

 Peak Performance Buoyancy Instructor

 Digital Underwater Photography Instructor

 Trimix Blender Instructor