Alastair is a lecturer in English Language Teaching and TESOL at Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge, as well as being a freelance teacher trainer. He started teaching English in 1997 and has taught in the UK, Japan and Indonesia. He became a teacher trainer in 2003 and has delivered courses in the UK, China, Mexico, Russia, Peru, Vietnam and Saudi Arabia. He is a CELTA assessor, Delta module 2 assessor and module 3 marker and has previously been an IELTS examiner. He has an MA in English Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics from King’s College London.