Mr Robert Bashford
Mr Robert Bashford

Mr Robert Bashford

Technician

About

Biography

I am a Field Technician in the School of Biological Sciences, based at the University's Lighthouse Field Station. My role is to provide fieldwork support for the various research projects being carried out at the Lighthouse.

This involves the preparation and maintenance of fieldwork equipment, alongside assisting on boat based photo-ID surveys. In addition, I deliver RYA marine training for staff and students to ensure fieldwork is carried out safely.

Qualifications

  • Advanced Powerboat Instructor 
    2019 - Royal Yachting Association 
  • Advanced Powerboat Certificate of Competence 
    2016 - Royal Yachting Association 
  • Shorebased Navigation Instructor 
    2015 - Royal Yachting Association 
  • First Aid Instructor 
    2015 - Royal Yachting Association 
  • Short Range Certificate Assessor 
    2015 - Royal Yachting Association