H & H
Training and Consulting
Profile of Managing Partner
Profile of H & H Managing Partner -     Nigel Hamilton-
Degree in Economic and Social Studies- Manchester University
Post Graduate Diploma- Hotel, Catering and Intuitional Management- Manchester Metropolitan University.
Member of the Institute of Hospitality
Fellow of the Royal Institute of Public Health
Boat Master Grade III- Department of Transport
Personal Liquor Licence
Qualified Mediator- Faculty of Mediation and ADR- The Academy of Experts
Work Experience:
Hotel and Catering:
Operational and Managerial level in UK, USA and Australia- 1986- 1995
Waterways Tourism:
Founded H & H Narrowboat Hotels in 1995.
Hind and Hart launched in 1996 and operated successfully for 10 seasons.
Runner up Hotelboat of the Year in 2002
Winner       Hotelboat of the Year in 2003
Chairman of the Saltisford Canal Trust
Trade Body:
Member of British Marine Federation and Association of Pleasure Craft Operators -APCO since 1996.
Chairman of the Hotelboat section of APCO since 2005
Vice Chairman of APCO 2006-2008
Chairman of APCO since 2008
Delegate on Visit Britain Tourism Advice Group- for Boating since 2005
Member of British Waterways Advisory Forum
Member of Midlands Marine Alliance tourism working group & steering group
Delegate on various British Waterways and BMF committees specialising in waterway related tourism issues.
Health and Safety Training:
Qualified trainer in Food Hygiene for Royal Institute of Public Health- RIPH- since 1990
Practical Health and Safety trainer since 1991
Waterway related H & S training since 1996.
Boat Handling Training:
Instructor of professional hotelboat crew since 1996
Training in motor pair techniques since 1996
Boat Master-Grade 3 – Department of Transport.
Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Qualified Commercial Mediator- providing general commercial mediation as well as marine related disputes. Sponsored by the British Marine Federation to train with the Academy of Experts.