bryan shendon - training consultant
Bryan is a full-time training consultant, delivering Vocational Qualifications including TAQA, Customer Service, Management and Learning & Development Certificates, Awards and Diplomas. Furthermore, as a training consultant, Bryans experience in accreditation is regularly utilised including aiding accreditation centre set up and quality assurance operations. Joining the Royal Air Force in 1985 as an Aerospace Systems Operator, Bryan has been involved with all aspects of Vocational Qualifications since they were first introduced into the Armed Forces in 1999.
He has been a qualified and practising Assessor since 2000 and an Internal Verifier since 2005. Bryan was actively involved in training throughout his RAF career where, as an Instructor for his Trade Group, he was responsible for the planning, running and managing the trade training course and also became one of the first Assessors for the Government’s Apprenticeship Programme. As a Senior Non-Commissioned Officer, Bryan led and managed teams in an Air Defence environment where he was involved in compiling annual performance appraisals on staff, disciplinary matters, welfare issues and training, which enables him easily to relate to his delegates.
When delivering training, Bryan believes in making each qualification as personal to the individual as possible by meeting up with his candidates as many times and for as long as they want him to. He continuously strives to provide advice and guidance by passing the knowledge and experience he has gained. He bases his training around what the client wants, ensuring that he makes it as enjoyable as possible. Outside of Target Training, Bryan’s interests lie within football, where he plays for his local team and is also a qualified Level 1 Football Coach. He also likes to keep fit at his local gym, walking and reading – especially books on military history.