Mr William Davies
Profiles

Mr William Davies

Technicial Specialist (Skipper)

School of Biological and Marine Sciences (Faculty of Science and 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