Qualification Lead (Sport, Active Health & Fitness)
Debbie joined VTCT as Qualification Lead (Sport, Active Health & Fitness) in September 2015.
Her career in the fitness industry began in 1982 and she has been an educator in within the sector since 1987; training thousands of exercise professionals. She worked with YMCAfit as a course director, mentor, curriculum developer and lead internal verifier for 14 years; and with another awarding organisation as an external verifier and technical writer since 1995.
She is a best-selling author and has published 13 books in health and fitness; with Bloomsbury Publishers. She has also written a selection of qualifications, course manuals and exam papers in a range of awarding organisations and training providers.
Debbie holds a Master's degree in education and training, a Post-graduate Diploma in counselling and therapy and a diverse range of qualifications in exercise, health and fitness and complementary therapies including yoga, pilates and reiki.