EDUCATION

2015: Security and Risk Management Course. City & Guild Level 5 and CiiSCM certified by PGI Training. 

1999: 2.1 BSc Hons. Degree in marine biology at U. W. Swansea. Research dissertation 1st and published in the Journal of Animal Behavior.

QUALIFICATIONS

2021: WEMSI - Wilderness EMT medical qualification.

2021: FREC 4 – First responder medical qualification.

2021: Rescue 3 – SRT white water rescue course.

2020: IRATA Level 1 Rope Technician.

2020: Winter Mountain Leader Training.

2018: RYA Powerboat level 2 certificate.

2017: WEMSI-International Wilderness EMT certificate. (Updated 2018) 

2016: White water pack raft guides course.

2011: RYA day skipper shore based and practical certificates.

2010: AIDA 3 star free diving certificate.

2007: Mountain Training - Summer Mountain Leader Award.

2003: Fellow of The Royal Geographic Society.

1996: BCU - Kayak and canoe level 2 coach.

1996: Mountain Training SPSA – Climbing Instructor award.