Qualifications

BSc Chem­istry, University of Cape Town (photo above taken by me in 1990). In addition to completing all available chem­istry courses to 3rd year level, I also completed 1st year math­em­atics, stat­istics, computer science and physics and 2nd year physics (elec­tro­mag­netism and ther­mo­dy­namics). In an accurate reflection of my interests and aptitudes, in my final year of high school I was awarded the school subject prizes for English, Physical Science and Music.

SfEP Advanced Professional MemberAdvanced Profes­sional Member of the Society for Editors and Proofreaders (SfEP). SfEP training courses completed:

  • Medical Editing
  • Editing Math­em­atics
  • On-​screen Editing 2
  • Project Management
  • Web Editing and Proofreading
  • Effi­cient Copy-​editing

Trans­media Training:

  • Funda­mentals of Adobe InDesign

Recent Posts

Police Management of Property and Exhibits for the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office

Police Management of Property and ExhibitsCopy-​editing this audit report on how Victoria Police manages the vast amount of lost, found, created, surrendered and seized property
that comes into its possession, for the Victorian Auditor-General’s Office (VAGO). Copy-​editing was carried out in July 2018, with the final report being tabled in the Victorian Parliament on 5 September 2018.

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