MSc (Thermodynamics): ILM management diploma, IOSH (health and safety), Conflict Management (City and Guild), Project Griffin, Risk Assessments (PENINSULA), Ex member of Glasgow Children’s Panel, Restorative Processes Facilitator. Safer Communities (Police Scotland).

Experience in teaching and research methods: Experience in business and production management,

Experience in community development work in the corporate set up:  Community activist and board member of other local charities.