Aquarius Dive Shop is located in Monterey, just off Highway One, minutes from shore diving and from boat docks. We are the only dive shop in town with free unlimited parking and enough space for boats! Our easy on/off highway access is ideal for diving both in Monterey or Carmel.
Our Staff, Instructors, & Divemasters
JAMES VINCENT is a native of the Monterey Bay region. James is the owner of Aquarius Dive Shop, stop in and say hello! James completed his Open Water, Advanced Open Water and Rescue Diver certifications through Aquarius Dive Shop. He has also been a PADI Divemaster since 2008 and a PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor since September 2011. James is also an Equipment Specialist and a trained Scubapro Technician so he can repair your gear and/or help you understand how it works. On his days off, James loves to dive at Monastery, Point Lobos and … anywhere else!
BRANDON BIANCHI is a Fresno, CA native and now lives in Watsonville. Brandon was first certified as an Open Water Diver in April of 2008 and before the year was up he obtained the ratings of Divemaster & PADI Master Scuba Diver. He is also an Emergency First Response Instructor and able to teach EFR Primary and Secondary care. Brandon’s day job is as a Network Engineer in the Bay Area. When he isn’t diving he can usually be found with his three daughters, playing Amateur Radio, or Paintballing. Coincidentally Brandon is our webmaster as well.