Underwater Explorer, Cave Diver, Freediver, Skydiver and Outdoorsman. Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and The Explorers Club.
Andy Torbet is a well know BBC talent presenting landmark shows such as BBC’s Cloud Lab, Operation Iceberg, Coast, a regular presenter on The One Show and The People Remember.
Andy has a phenomenal background - after completing a degree in Zoology Andy spent 10 years in the British Forces as a Paratrooper, Diver and Bomb Disposal Officer.
He is also a highly qualified Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor and trained skydiver, he recently jumped solo from 28,000ft over the Arizona desert.
Using everything from the latest technology in mixed gases and rebreather to old fashioned SCUBA he has mapped new submerged cave systems, discovered a number of lost shipwrecks from WW2 merchant-mans in the cold, dark water of the English Channel to 18th Century warships off uninhabited islands in Southern Patagonia. There is no environment more hostile and inhospitable to human life on Earth than underwater and only a few elite divers in the world can operate in the huge cave systems and extreme depths Andy explores.
With his unique skill and knowledge set Andy Torbet is a brilliant and experienced speaker and awards host.Keynote Speaker Programs
- Operation Iceberg
- Beyond Bionic
- Overcoming Obstacles
- Fear-An analysis of fear stress & anxiety. The forms it takes, as well as ways to deal with and manage
- Underwater Adventure-Global Expeditions, adventures and discoveries from a Submerged World