Nico Testa

SSI Instructor  
Fii Level 1 Instructor  

Nico is originally from Fort Collins, Colorado. He moved to Australia where he became a SSI scuba instructor in the Whitsunday islands taking divers out to explore the Great Barrier Reef.  He worked throughout the east coast of the country before moving back to Colorado.  Back on the mainland he taught scuba at the local dive shop until the ocean called him once again.  Nico moved to Kona in 2011 and has been part of the Kona Honu team ever since!


  Diving over 6 years  
  Freediving since the age of 5  
  Over 3500 dives  
  Over 75 students  


Dive Site Long Lava Tube  
Favorite Specialty to teach Perfect Buoyancy  
Exceptional at finding Octopus  
Rarest Critter Sea Hare