BA(Hons) Joint Degree in French and Dutch Studies,
The University of Hull, 1999 (First class honours with Distinction)
MA in Modern European Cultures and Societies,
The University of Hull, 2001 (Pass with Distinction)
Diploma in Public Service Interpreting, Dutch/English Law
The Institute of Linguists Educational Trust, 2005
Membership of professional associations:
Registered Public Service Interpreter (RPSI) for the Dutch language, National Register of Public Service Interpreters, registration number 12990 (Full status).
Member of the Association of Police and Court Interpreters,membership number 91698.
Member of the Chartered Institute of Linguists (MCIL) for the language combination Dutch-English, membership number 29034.