As a Christian, I have been a member of my Churches Boys’ Brigade Company since I was 5 years old. During this period, I achieved every award possible including the Queens Badge, the highest award. I am now the Company Captain and help other young people to achieve their awards.
The first website I ever built was infact for the company. A friend and officer who currently looked after it, handed everything over to me, including an old copy Adobe Dreamweaver (CS3, I believe) and showed me the ropes! – It was because of this man, that I got into the computer industry.
All my programming knowledge has been self-taught through either online tutorials or other printed resources. I push myself with each new project to try and overcome obstacles with a bit of trial and error. Most of the time I succeed, but every now and then Google comes to the rescue!
I have taught myself the following programming languages and technologies over the years. Although self-taught, my code always complies to the latest standards in terms of both security and good-practice.
I also completed a Higher Apprenticeship for ICT Professionals, Level 3 NVQ for IT Professionals and Level 3 Key Skills.
My role at Lady Eleanor Holles is;
My role at Surbiton High School was;
Below you can find information on just some of the projects I have worked on recently.
The current showcase mostly contains live websites, but I’ll try to add other projects shortly.
Initially starting as the Fiesta MK4 Owners Club, the forum has been powered by many software packages. This final incarnation runs on Invision Power Board using a customised version of a theme.
Unfortunately, with the growing success of Facebook Groups, the forum no longer gets as much traffic as it used to. For the time being I have left it to run quite happily, although it may get shut down one day.
IT Technician - Software Specialist, Car Enthusiast & Photographer
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