Dan Woods


After leaving school at the age of 16, Dan began his career in plumbing as an Apprentice with a local company in Dorchester, Dorset and has over 22 years’ experience in the plumbing industry.

He attended Bournemouth & Poole College for 4 years and gained his Level 3 NVQ in Mechanical Engineering Services (Plumbing – Domestic Gas Option). 

In 2008, Dan moved into Further Education and started as a Plumbing Lecturer.  Dan has worked for several colleges, gaining his teaching, assessing and internal quality assurance qualifications along the way. He also achieved QTLLS status from his teaching qualification, while also becoming the Learning Manager for the Building Services department of a local college.

BPEC Journey

Dan joined BPEC Certification in March 2022 as a Technical Manager and strengthens BPEC across all the business areas. You can contact Dan at dwoods@bpec.org.uk


In his spare time Dan likes running and going to the gym.  Living by the coast gives him the opportunity to enjoy his hobby of paddle boarding.