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.
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.