Main qualifications

Chartered Institute of Linguists (CIoL) Diploma in Translation in English to Spanish– London, 2007.

Translation of General, Social Science and Technology texts.

BA Honours in English & Linguistics – University of Westminster, London, 1996.

Linguistics modules: translation theory, semantics, pragmatics, historical linguistics, grammar, phonetics, sociolinguistics, discourse analysis, psycholinguistics and applied linguistics.

Literature modules: liberal humanism, genre, psychology and reception theory; modernism; renaissance; drama in the age of Shakespeare; Russian formalism, structuralism and poststructuralism; puritanism, colonialism; industrialism and cultural debates, literature and gender; romanticism, women and writing; postmodernist fiction; methods of cultural analysis.

Cambridge CELTA (Cambridge Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults) – London, 2010.

IPA (International Phonetics Association) Certificate of Proficiency in the Phonetics of English – London, 1994.

Cambridge Certificate of Proficiency in English – London, 1987.

Other education

City & Guilds Certificate in Delivering Learning – London.

Teaching Literacy to Adults – London.

Certificate of the Market Research Society – London.

A-Level Sociology and English Literature – London.

COU (equivalent to A-Levels or Baccalaureate) – French, Philosophy, Spanish Literature, History, Latin, Greek and Spanish Language – Valencia.

Formal training programmes

Managing People & Performance
Conflict Management
The route to successful employee engagement
Information, Advice & Guidance – Effective Implementation
Understanding Sampling