Marine Electrical Training Online

My passion is vocational education and helping others to succeed, including marine electrical training online. I formerly worked in marine electrical training, as a marine electrical lecturer and trainer at South Shields Marine School, in the UK. During that time I was privileged to help upskill trainee electro technical officers, and deck cadets, from companies …

Car Maintenance Tutoring Course

Car maintenance knowledge is not just for mechanics. Having a good understanding of how a car works, helps empower you when visiting a repair garage. The course objective is to equip you with an overview of the main components that make up a vehicle. Components include the parts which make up an engine, such as …

Morris Minor Electric Motor Conversion Kit

Morris Minor conversion to electric motor power is a topic that I am contacted about via platforms such as LinkedIn. It can be confusing when starting a Morris Minor conversion, to know what parts you need. When starting a Morris Minor electric conversion, the first thing to decide is what sort of performance you want. …

Hospital Cleaning Monitoring Using IOT

Hospital cleaning monitoring can help optimise patient safety. Hospital cleaning monitoring can be split into two categories: The two categories are ward cleanliness and cleaning equipment location. Daily Hospital Ward cleanliness is the responsibility of ward staff such as nurses and housekeepers. In addition, wards are periodically closed for what is known as ‘deep cleaning’. …

Power Steering Belt Change On Jaguar Diesel Car

Power steering belt change is required periodically on most cars. The exceptions to this are cars with electric power steering, and those with no power steering. The car that I did the power steering belt change on, is a 2006 Jaguar X-Type 2.2 Diesel. The very first step was to purchase the correct belt. Make …

Supermarket Automation Improvement Using Robotics & IOT

Why Most Supermarket Automation Systems are Currently Rubbish! Supermarket automation is something I had not thought about, until coronavirus lockdown. This changed shortly after the start of lockdown when I got a job at a local supermarket. Having been employed there for nearly four months from 1st April, through to late July, allowed me to …

Garden Design Lighting using Lorawan

Garden design lighting is often used to enhance the visual appeal of gardens, and can be improved further using LoraWAN. LoraWAN is a wireless communications technology, used to send data between devices. Advantages of LoraWAN for garden design is its long range, and low power consumption. The advantages of LoraWAN long range are pretty obvious, …

Life as an NHS Deep Cleaner During Lockdown

Life as an NHS Deep Cleaner during lockdown has been very interesting. I became an NHS Deep Cleaner, due to Coronavirus. Prior to the lockdown, I was running Yesway Communications’, which specialises in RF Communications systems and services. The two main income streams for yesway, are sales of two-way radio equipment to industrial users, and …