In 2013 the project of the 'Scuba Training Development Academy' became a scuba training agency afterhaving been a diving school.
The founder, Marco Valenti, is a scuba instructor since 1996 and has developed a huge experience in tech training since 2000.
Since 2015 he is one of the first XCCR rebreather Trainer.
First Hammerhead instructor (February 2008) and the first HH Inst. Trainer (2010) in Europe, is the most active worldwide.
He has been tester of the Juergensen Marine electronics and developer and tester of D-Twin computer/electronics.
STDA headquarter is based in Trento, northern Italy, close to lake Garda. The headquarter has a main office, a classroom and a laboratory. Service: Mixed gas filling station.
Where training dives take place: lake Garda, San Nicolò harbour in front of the private association 'Gruppo Sommozzatori Riva del Garda', viale Rovereto 140 -38066 Riva del Garda.
Where to stay during our courses (residence, hotel and B&B):
Below: water temperature of the training area