Meet Our CAD Experts and Trainers.

With over 80 years’ combined experience in the Architecture, Engineering, Construction and Manufacturing industries, you can rest assured when it comes to our technical and software training team.

Carl Alford BSc in Civil Engineering
Carl Alford BSc in Civil EngineeringTechnical Director and Trainer
Carl Alford is our Senior Civil Engineering/Infrastructure consultant, specialising in AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Carl has over 20 years’ experience working on civil and structural engineering projects including roads, tunnels, bridges, utility services and airports using AutoCAD and Civil 3D.

He has used Civil 3D since its launch in the UK and was the first to apply the software to a live engineering project in this country (the runway extension at the Isle of Man airport).

Carl has provided Civil 3D training, consultancy and ground modelling services to a wide range of engineering and construction customers in the private sector as well as various departments in UK local government authorities.

Specialist software skills:

  • AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • AutoCAD

  • AutoCAD Map 3D

  • Revit

Andy Roe
Andy RoeAutodesk Certified Professional
Andy has gained nearly 30 years’ design experience modelling complex 3D designs from prototype to production release in the UK Aerospace, Defence and Automotive industries.

A qualified Autodesk Instructor, Andy has written and delivered training courses on 2D and 3D CAD and Photographic editing software packages, including AutoCAD, 3ds Max, Inventor, Showcase and Adobe Photoshop.

Andy is also a certified Autodesk professional for Inventor and 3ds Max, meaning he has had to take regular, extensive tests to prove his advanced skill level in the software, he is also listed on the Autodesk Professionals database.

Specialist software skills:

  • AutoCAD

  • 3ds Max

  • Inventor

  • Showcase

  • Adobe Photoshop

Dan Deery
Dan DeeryAutodesk Certified Professional
Dan Deery Specialises in BIM Training, BIM Implementation, BIM Coordination, BIM Consultancy & 3D Visualisation. Dan has over 20 years in the AEC industry and has worked across a wide range of sectors.

Dan have been involved in many BIM projects from small buildings to large infrastructure projects. His roles have varied from BIM training, support, modelling and coordination and BIM Management.

Specialist software skills:

  • Revit (all disciplines and levels)

  • AutoCAD

  • 3ds Max

  • Microstation

Silvia Clausin
Silvia ClausinCAD Trainer
Silvia has over 15 years of experience working with AutoCAD, while studying for her degree and whilst working in the commercial sector.

Silvia has been teaching CAD training courses for four years at Greater Brighton Metropolitan College and gained a Cert Ed at Brighton University and PTLLS qualification at Guildford College as well as Competent Communication and Advanced Speaker awards at Toastmasters International.

Specialist software skills:

  • AutoCAD