Mike Walsh

Mike has a wealth of experience as a teacher of design and technology, head of faculty and local authority adviser.  A qualified Ofsted inspector Mike left local authority employment in 2006 and has been an independent consultant ever since.

He is always delighted to help support the subject wherever he can offering his expertise and knowledge generously.

A keen guitarist and maker of guitars and mandolins Mike enjoys working with schools to improve their practice either within a health and safety context or improving curriculum provision.

Locations: Bolton

Specialities

Health and Safety Trainer
S10HS - Grinding and Sharpening
S11HS - Site Staff
S12HS - Technicians - essential knowledge, skills and understanding
S1HS - Wood Sawing Machines
S2HS - Centre Lathe
S3HS - Casting Non-Ferrous Metals
S4HS - Metal Arc Welding
S5HS - Oxy-Acetylene Welding and Cutting
S6HS - Milling and Machining
S7HS - Wood Turning Lathe
S8HS - Planer/Thicknesser Machines
SCHS - Secondary Core
SMHS - (Secondary Materials)
SSHS - Systems and Control
Primary
CPD - planning and delivery
Examination analysis
Medium/long term planning
Monitoring & evaluating D&T provision
Overseas work
Product Design
Rooms and building layout and design
Short term planning
Subject leadership / management
Subject review & report / prep for OFSTED
Tools, materials, equipment and resources
Secondary
CPD - planning and delivery
Examination analysis
GCSE / GCE planning and delivery
Medium/long term planning
Monitoring & evaluating D&T provision
Overseas work
Product Design
Rooms and building layout and design
Short term planning
Subject leadership / management
Subject review & report / prep for OFSTED
Technical quals planning / delivery
Tools, materials, equipment and resources