Dave is an extremely experienced deliverer of Human Resource Training and Development having been involved in this field for nearly forty years.
This breadth and depth of experience has enabled him to develop people across the whole spectrum of abilities and levels. He has been involved in uniformed services throughout his career, since becoming a cadet at 13.
He was extensively involved in the training of recruits, specialist operators, and played a major role in officer selection and development. On completing this phase of his career, Dave worked as a freelance trainer delivering various development and specialist programmes to a variety of commercial companies and to government departments in a number of countries.
As a mountain leader, Dave was involved in the initial mapping of AT skills to BTEC Units and developed the Outdoor Skills Course for BTEC. He joined CVQO as an Operations Manager in June 2003.