Adriaan Duvenage
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activity
Bodyboard, Dive, Skipper
position
Divemaster
language
speak EN
certification
PADI-STCW+PDSD

PERSONAL DETAILS
NATIONALITY: South African
DATE OF BIRTH: 13 November 1995
EMAIL: adriaan95duv@hotmail.co.za
PASSPORT: EXP 01 MAR 2027
MARITAL STATUS: Single
CONTACT DETAILS: + 27 61 064 0224
LANGUAGES: English / Afrikaans (fluently)
DRIVER’S LICENSE: Yes
ENG 1: Yes (Exp. 23 January 2020
HEALTH: Excellent
SMOKER: Non-Smoking
AVAILABILITY: Immediately
CAREER OBJECTIVE
Having worked in varying small operating boats, excursion field .
I feel strongly about now following a career in which I can combine all my skills. I would like to
pursue a career as a Deck Hand on board private or charter yachts, to fuel my avid love for the
ocean and opportunityin this industry.
I am looking for a Delivery, Daywork , seasonal permanent as a Deck Hand on board a private or
charter motor yacht. The young ambition that I poise and the people skills and experience and
training in the boating and Life at sea as my strengths to further my personal and growth my
career.
QUALITIES
I am an exceptionally dedicated person and work extremely well with people of all cultures and
backgrounds. I am very hard working and have a great sense of humour and can be relied on to
lighten the mood yet remain focused and dedicated. I am professional, competent and use my
initiative.

EDUCATION
High School Qualification: Suid Natal, Port Shepstone, RSA 2005 – 2013

 Mathematical Sciences
 Mathematical Literacy
 Human and Social Studies
 Life Orientation
 Physical, Mathematical, Computer And Life Sciences
 Physical Science
 Engineering and Technology
 Technology
 Pre-Vocational Subject:
 Straddle GET and FET Band (NQF Level 2)
LICENSES / CERTIFICATES
SUPER YACHT DECK HAND TRAINING COURSE
Super Yachting South Africa, Cape Town, RSA 2018
Theory and Practical: Deck work, knots and line handling; Surface prep, taping, filling and
faring; AwlGrip paints; Mil-Spec, 545 and Polyurethane topcoats; Woodwork (1 & 2 part)
varnishing; Tender driving, close-quarter maneuvers and beach launch; Wake-boarding and
skiing procedures; Anchoring and lifting procedures; Yachting Terminology, communication and
signals; Deck Hand duties and watchkeeping; Washdowns, deck cleaning and preventative
maintenance; Preparing and Guest Etiquette
STCW 95 BASIC + PDSD
Academy of Maritime Medicine, Cape Town, RSA (Exp 17 Feb 2023
SAMSA DAY SKIPPER COURSE
Category C Vessel 9M
Shelly Beach Ski Boat Club, Shelly Beach, RSA 2016
Level of Competency: Day Skipper of a Power-Driven vessel limited to 15 Nautical miles from
shore. Proceeding to sea from a Commercial Harbour, Fishing Harbour or a Protected Launch
Site.
Endorsement: Prep for sea and competency to launch through the surf from a designated launch
site on the South and East Coast of R.S.A. Competent to act as a Skipper of a Vessel engaged
in diving operations.
Theory: Foundation of Navigation; Nautical Terms; Rope and Anchor Work; Safety and Collision
regulations; Navigation charts and compass; Tides and Tidal streams;
VHF RADIO LICENCE (Short Range)
Autshumato Maritime Centre, Umtentweni, RSA 2017
PADI DIVE MASTER SCUBA LICENSE
African Dive Adventures, Shelly Beach, RSA 2015
DRIVING TENDER EXPERIENCE
9m RIB, twin 85HP Yamaha engine DROVE OVER 90 Nautical Miles
7m RIB Twin 85HP Yamaha engine DROVE OVER 100 Nautical Miles
4.5m fishing boat twin 60HP Yamaha engine DROVE OVER 20 Nautical Miles

LIFE SKILLS
N.S.R.I – Station 20, Shelly Beach Feb 2012 – present
National Sea Rescue Institute is the charity that saves lives on South African waters.
Position: Volunteer
Duties Included: Trainee Rescue, First Aid & Fire, The NSRI standard preparation of life
saving equipment and continues training in what to do in an emergency, to initiate basic
bystander CPR while waiting for the ambulance to arrive.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Must Byt – Fishing Charters / African Dive / Protea Shark Dives Dec 2017 – Present
Shelly Beach, RSA
Position: Skipper / Dive Master / Shop Assistance / Underwater Camera Man for rent.
(freelance)
C-Freaks South Africa
Shelly Beach, RSA Jan 2015 – Nov 2017
Position: Dive Master / Camera Dive’s Operator
Duties included: Ticket Sales Support to excursion group partaking in Shark Cage Diving and
leisure diving trips to the popular Protea Bank Reef’s in Shelly Beach.
PRIOR EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Name of Company: HCM – Auto Mechanic Jan 2014 – Dec 2014
Position Held: Retail Assistant
Name of Company: Surf Boyz Clothing, Port Shepstone, RSA Feb 2013 – Dec 2013
Position Held: Retail Shop Assistant
(Weekends only during school)

INTERESTS
Scuba Diving, Swimming, Body Boarding (Surfing)
REFERENCES
Lee Breytenbach SYSA Super Yacht Deckhand Cape Town
+27 748842600
leesysact@gmail.com
Alida Ryan C-Freaks @ Must Byt – Shark Cage Dive, Shelly Beach
+27 823794073
mustbytfishingcharters.co.za
Beulah Mauz African Dive Adventures, Shelly Beach
+27 824567885 www.afridive.com