Mark Paris trained as a licensed aircraft engineer. He has spent 30 years on the Oxford Canal working from his 70 ft narrowboat. “Helene of Troy”

Mark has been a fully trained and registered Boat Safety Examiner for 25years, is qualified and accredited to CITB gas and is gas safe registered, holds a full boatmasters licence and regularly lectures RYA Diesel Engine Course.

His vast experience in engineering means that he is able to assist boat owners who use his Boat Safety Examiner service with advice on how to remedy any problems encountered. He can also advise where to purchase any parts, recommend engineering services.