Godson, MS., AQ
has 8 years hobby and professional SCUBA Diving experience and has
completed both the Australian Diver Accreditation Scheme (ADAS Part
2 Diver) and SSI Master Diver qualifications with Descend Underwater
Training Centre. He has also completed a Bachelor of Science (Marine
Biology) with Honours Class 1 (Botany) at the University of Queensland.
An exchange semester at the University of British Columbia, Canada,
provided him with the unique opportunity to obtain practical skills
in Oceanographic Methods. These skills have been used to gain experience
in a variety of land and sea-based marine research programmes conducted
in Australia, Bahamas, Canada, Indonesia, Panama, Thailand and USA.
In 2003-2004 Lloyd
completed a Graduate Certificate in Antarctic Studies at the University
of Canterbury, New Zealand. This included a 10 day field course at
Scott Base, Antarctica, comprising a mix of analytical projects, interpretative
exercises and sessions, Antarctic field training and the experience
of living and working in the polar environment. For his Supervised
Project in Antarctic Studies, Lloyd produced a set of three interactive
DVDs titled, ‘Antarctica Through Their Eyes’, earning him a distinction
in the course overall.
Lloyd has also completed
the Certificate IV in Business Management with the Murray Hume Business
Enterprise Centre and is responsible for the day to day management
of the business. He recently won the $50,000 Australian Geographic
"Live your dream" wildest adventure competition for his BioSUB project.
Biosub project was an international sensation, eventually netting
lloyd the Australian Geographic Society's "Adventurer of the Year
Award" for 2007.