Nick Smith
Guest Partner

Nick is a trainer, facilitator and coach. He has a background in outdoor education and experiential training and has been involved in leadership and team training courses since 1998. Nick has been active in church leadership and youth ministry for almost 20 years. He is an authorised persolog ® (D-I-S-C) trainer (Personality Profiling) and Outdoor NLP Practitioner.

  • Training delivery
  • Business and life coaching
  • Team development
  • Leadership development
  • Experiential training/Game design
  • Outdoor activity leadership/instruction
  • IT project management/testing
  • Quality assurance/auditing
  • Finance
  • Automotive/heavy engineering
  • Transportation
  • Education
  • Outdoor Education
  • NPOs
  • Leadership Development
  • Team Development
  • Outdoor Life Coaching
  • Potential Analysis
  • Conflict Management
  • Outdoor Activities (esp. Dinghy Sailing)
  • Active Facilitation
  • BEngMEng (Electrical Systems), Warwick University, 1991
  • BPhil (Youth and Community Work), Birmingham University, 1999
  • persolog DISC Trainer Licence, 2005 (Personality profiling)
  • Life Coaching Certificate, Newcastle University,  2007
  • INLPTA Outdoor NLP Practitioner, 2011
  • BASP Outdoor Emergency  First Aid
  • Various outdoor/instructional qualifications incl. SML, SPA, Dinghy SI,PBI,  BCU L2K, BCUL2C, TCL
  • Making Games Work: More Effective Learning in Teams, Nick Smith, Square Pegs Publishing, Dunoon, May 2012, ISBN 9780957234307
  • “The NASAGA Training Activity Book: Active Learning for Serious Results”, edited by Blohm and Piltz, John Wiley & Sons, Oct 2012, ISBN 9780470607091
  • Numerous articles and essays around the subject of personal development, coaching and goal-setting available on, writing as Nick James Smith
  • international competence
  • PVG Scheme Member (Scotland)/CRB checked (England & Wales)

Nick Smith
0044 1369 702224

xpand UK Ltd
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Argyll PA23 8QH

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