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Andrew Dugmore

Contact details:
• phone: 07801 579225
• e-mail: andrewdugmore@outlook.com
• region: South Wales

Mental health first aid trainer
Train the trainer
Award in Education and training – level 3
Mentoring level 7 ( Trinity St Davids)
Introduction certificate in counselling
Certificate in tour guiding – level 3
Various wildlife and conservation training – level 1 to level 4
Social forestry – level 3
8 x O levels, 2 Levels
Diploma in Theology (University of Wales, Lampeter)

Current Work Experience:
Mental health first aid instructor
Executive director of Reconnect in nature
Self employed tour guide and outdoor educator
Consultant with HAFAL
Appropriate adult – HAFAL
Member of Hafal Expert Leadership Panel
Educator Time to Change Wales

Previous Work Experience:
Welsh Assembly – administration agriculture department

Key Skills:
Public speaker – have undertaken public speaking at many events, subjects have included nature awareness, nature therapy, lived experience of mental health, Pembrokeshire places and people, oral tradition of storytelling – Welsh folk tales etc.
Trainer/educator – delivered many training sessions in mental health first aid, lived experience and nature well being course. Group leader, having lead hundreds of group activities over the years. Skills and training in leading groups in the outdoors, specialist in outdoor therapeutic activities.
Understanding of mental health issues, particularly from the perspective of lived experience. Considered an expert in lived experience and undertaken numerous speaking, training and consultation activities.