Joined: 2nd October 2019
Skills: Business Training, Marketing & Promotions, Online Learning & Digital On-Demand eLearning, Social Media Marketing, Web Designer & Development
Status: Closed now
Dates Employed: Sep 2011 – Oct 2012
11 EOD Regiment RLC is a specialist regiment of the British Army’s Royal Logistic Corps (RLC) responsible for counter-terrorist Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD), the safe recovery or disposal of conventional munitions. The regiment also has an ammunition inspectorate role supporting the Inspector Explosives (Army). With headquarters in Didcot, the Regiment has sub-units geographically based throughout the UK to provide a nationwide high readiness response capability in support of the police.
Communication Systems Operator
Dates Employed: Sep 2009 – Sep 2011
638 London Troop are a selection of approximately 20 soldiers who are responsible for MACA (Military Aid to the Civil Authorities) communication working closely with London’s Metropolitan Police Counter-Terrorism division for all state events security including, Trooping the Colour, The State Opening of Parliament, Remembrance Sunday and Royal Weddings. In addition to this role, 638 London Troop are the UK rapid response team for CBRN (Chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defence) incidents in the UK. Whilst part of this team, response times can be reduced to as little as 10 minutes notice.
Radio Systems Operator
Dates Employed: Sep 2006 – Sep 2009
Location: Osnabrück Area, Germany
4th Armoured Brigade was formed as part of the Mobile Division Egypt in response to the Munich crisis of 1938. The Division changed the name to the 7th Armoured Division in 1940 (the original Desert Rats). 4th Armoured Brigade left 7th Armoured Division in North Africa in 1943 for the Allied Invasion Force for Normandy. In June 1944 the Brigade landed in Normandy and was the first Brigade to cross the Rhine into Germany. After the surrender of Germany, the Brigade returned to the United Kingdom and was disbanded in 1948.
Trainee Radio Operator
Dates Employed: Dec 2004 – Sep 2006
Location: Salisbury, United Kingdom
On the battlefield, the provision of voice and data communication systems are crucial. Commanders may need to speak to their troops or report back to the UK. This is why you are critical to winning the battle. Communications Engineer Systems Operators are expert in advanced satellite, radio and computing technologies. You are given modern, industry-linked training and how to operate the equipment required to provide communication systems. You use your knowledge and skills to deliver advanced battle-winning communications and conduct defensive cyber operations across the globe. You can receive a range of qualifications up to a degree and later, you can specialise as a Special Forces Operator, Advanced Cyber Operator or an Explosive Ordnance Disposal Operator.
Stefan Wesley – The Digital Commando
Stefan Wesley “The Digital Commando” is an international Digital Marketing Consultant and Trainer for businesses all over the World. Forget Vanity Metrics and Start Making Sales! Stefan was recently awarded UK Digital Marketing CEO of the Year 2019
Stefan Wesley’s story is very different to most tech startup CEO’s. Stefan started his working career after leaving school at 16 years old to join the British Army as a Radio Operator in the Royal Signals Corps. Stefan continued with his military service for 8-years and travelled the world working in Anti-Terrorism and Bomb Disposal receiving 2 medals including the Operation TELIC medal for his service in Iraq.
Upon leaving the British Armed Forces Stefan moved to Dubai to start his events and marketing business Sigma Events. These events took Dubai like a storm and quickly Stefan quickly attracted the attention of much larger events companies that approached Stefan to marketing their own events. Sigma rapidly changed into a full-fledged marketing agency.
After his success in the UAE Stefan wanted to bring his experience home so he sold the business and took a position as Digital Marketing Manager for a Web Design and Digital Marketing Agency in Oxfordshire, after 6 months Stefan identified a number of areas for improvement within the business but the directors would not implement these changes, this prompted Stefan to go out on his own and create Sigma Digital.
- Business Training
- Marketing & Promotions
- Online Learning & Digital On-Demand eLearning
- Social Media Marketing
- Web Designer & Development