Mr William Davies
Profiles

Mr William Davies

Technicial Specialist (Skipper)

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

Role

My principle role is to act as one of the Skippers onboard Falcon Spirit, in doing so, I jointly oversee all activities onboard and ensure they are carried out safely. I also act as the Skipper on other university vessels from time to time.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

BSc Hons - Underwater Studies with Marine Navigation
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 - UKHA - 1998 - 1999
Ship Rigger - Devonport 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