Jon is a seasoned Trainer, Facilitator, Instructor, and Coach with over 15 years of dedicated experience in the realm of Leadership and personal and professional development, all within the distinguished service as a Senior Non-Commissioned Officer in the Royal Air Force.
His impressive career is underscored by his unwavering commitment to excellence, evident in everything he undertakes. With 13 years as a Flight Sergeant Air Loadmaster, commanding the formidable C-17 aircraft, Jon has honed his innate ability to lead and inspire others. His unique blend of exceptional organisational skills, creative problem-solving, and unwavering dedication ensures that he consistently delivers outstanding training and an unparalleled service on every occasion.
Jon possesses an unshakable belief in the untapped potential and capabilities of individuals, a belief that permeates everything he touches. His training sessions are marked by engaging and interactive experiences, meticulously crafted to deliver the highest quality and value to all participants. This is accompanied by Jon’s infectious energy, boundless enthusiasm, unwavering motivation, and a knack for infusing positivity and smiles wherever his journey takes him.
Jon is a voracious reader, immersing himself in a wealth of thought-provoking and enlightening content. He is on a relentless quest to absorb fresh insights, wisdom, and invaluable advice, and he seamlessly integrates this wealth of knowledge into his training, facilitation, and coaching.
This dedication to staying well-informed infuses his work with a treasure trove of illuminating gems. As a result, attendees under Jon’s guidance regularly experience those magical “light bulb” moments and “aha” revelations, fostering a culture of continuous learning and epiphanies.
Jon has an incredible list of Training and Leadership experience and qualifications, below are just a few:
Defence Trainer (Flying) Expert, Defence Trainer Trainer, Defence Trainer Supervisor, Defence Training Manager, Flying Training Manager, Human Factors Facilitator, Human Factors Supervisor, Human Factors Training Manager, Training and Development Officer for the MOD Innovation Champions Network, Lead Instructor for Instructor Training & Development XXIV Sqn RAF, Quality Assurance Course Manager & Lead Instructor for CMI accredited Level 5 Diploma in Management Coaching and Mentoring, Officer in Charge of Human Factors Training for 99/XXIV Squadron RAF, Lead Aircrew Role Instructor, Level 5 Award for Professional Recognition in Leadership and Management City & Guilds, Advanced Management Leadership Training, ILM Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management, Senior Leadership Course, CMI Level 4 Certificate in Management and Leadership, Postgraduate Level 7 Diploma in Senior and Executive Coaching (ongoing), Level 5 Diploma in Management Coaching and Mentoring, Chartered Manager & Member of Chartered Management Institute, Fellow of Institute of Innovation & Knowledge Exchange, Certified Innovation Practitioner, Prioritising Innovation for Success, Certified Innovation & Strategy for Business Leaders, Master Practitioner of Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP), NLP Master Coach, Master Practitioner of Hypnotherapy, Master Practitioner of Time Line Therapy.