Mr William Davies
Profiles

Mr William Davies

Technicial Specialist (Skipper)

School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and Engineering)

Role

I am based at the Coxside Marine Station and facilitate fieldwork afloat in support of undergraduate and postgraduate programs of study within the University of Plymouth. 

Qualifications

Qualifications:

BSc Hons - Underwater Studies with Marine Navigation

MCA Master 200GT
MCA AEC
STCW short courses.
International harbour master certificate.
Managing Marine Emergencies SMIT salvage.
Marine Resource Management.
IOSH Managing Safety.
OPITO On Scene Commander - Oil spill response. 
Slinger and crane operator.
RYA - Yacht Master Instructor - Power
RYA - Yacht Master Instructor - Sail
RYA - Safety Boat coxswain
BSAC - Advanced Diver


Background:

Graduated at Plymouth 1998
Deputy Head of Tidal section - UKHO - 1998 - 1999
Ship Rigger - Devonport Royal Dockyard -1999 - 2005
Seaman - RNR - 1999 - 2005
Sailing and instructing - Worldwide - 2005 - 2008
Assistant Harbour Master - Falmouth - 2008 - 2011
Employed in current post - August 2011

Professional membership

RYA, RNSA.

Teaching interests

Seamanship and navigation instruction.