Our Instructors


Trainer Annika grunwald

Owner & Operator : Annika Grunwald


  • RTO Trainer & Assessor for SCTA RTO # 20948
  • PADI RTO#6729
  • delivered and assessed on behalf of Allens Training Pty Ltd RTO 90909 by Airlie Beach Swim Centre
  • Certificate IV in Training and Assessment
  • Pool Plant Operator
  • Cert IV Work Health and Safety
  • PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor
  • QBCC Pool Safety Inspector
  • Swim Bronze Coach, Swim Master Coach,  Swim Teacher -Children, Babies, Toddlers and  for Disabilities

Work Experience:

  • 7 years of providing RTO Training
  • 2018 Top 10 Australian National Master Swimmer
  • 17 years of experience in Scuba Diving, Underwater Photography,
  • 20 years of experience in Lifeguarding, Swim Teaching, Charter Boat work
  • 24 years of experience in child sports coaching, teaching, and water safety Blue Card
  • Ongoing 2015 Sport Club Founder of Reef Life Saving Inc.
  • Ongoing 2013 Owner and Operator of Airlie Beach Swim and Dive Centre
  • 2004-2008 Working and managing Charter sailing boats as Hostess, Deckhand, Lookout, Dive Master
  • 2003 Working in Hotel and Gaststetten Verband Berlin-Hotel Stars compliance and Hotel compliance management, advice
  • Involved in Hotel Apprentice competition Service Function Catering, Restaurant, Cooking, Hotel Customer Care and Housekeeping services
  • 2000-2003 Diploma in Hotel Management/ Germany -Berlin
  • 2001-2004 DRLG Lifeguard Gold working as Lifeguard, Swim Teacher, Aqua Fitness Trainer, Pool birthday Parties /Berlin Gemany
  • 1996 -2000 Gymnastic Coach Assistance