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- Knowledge information was valuable to my professional development 100% 100%
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- Course clearly communicated objectives and concepts 98% 98%
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Barry Sadler AFRIN AFNI
Barry is a Master Mariner and a serving first class, assessing Southampton Pilot. In addition, he is a qualified teacher, an MCA EDH examiner, a maritime consultant and was a part time lecturer of MCA Orals prep at Warsash Superyacht Academy for 10 years.
He has over 17 years experience of teaching commercial and yacht MCA Orals Prep to all officer, cadet and superyacht deck disciplines. and in recognition of his high level of professional achievement The Royal Institute of Navigation council elected him as an Associate Fellow of the Institute.
His combination of rigorous academic knowledge and practical skills ensures Barry remains current with all ship aspects of onboard operational techniques as well as the latest maritime developments and notable research.
Barry is passionate about Maritime education and is currently finishing is MSc in Merchant Shipping Operations before hoping to undertake a PHD.
In his spare time he is the volunteer pilot for the Jubilee Sailing Trust, works as a consultant for Sail GB and is the liaison pilot for Cowes week, providing briefings for the yacht captains and pre regatta advice to the regatta director
Mike is a Master Mariner currently working as a Pilot in the Port of Southampton. Prior to Piloting, he sailed as Master with Hanson Aggregates for 2 years, during which time he acquired a PEC for the Port of London. His previous experience includes working for Holland America Line for 7 years up to the rank of Safety Officer, as well as sailing as Chief Officer for a ferry company.
Stephanie is equally passionate about education and completely understands the challenges of studying and working at the same time.