Kenny Downing

kenny-downingKenny fished for 20 years after leaving school, 17 of those as Skipper. He is now working for P&O as chief officer/relief master on a 65m Irish research ship. When at home he is a volunteer crew member on the Penlee Lifeboat, where he is relief coxswain/emergency mechanic. Kenny loves boats and the sea and is dedicated to marine safety and improving standards within the fishing industry. Approved by Seafish to deliver our Sea Survival, Health & Safety, Stability and Navigation & Watchkeeping courses.


Master II/2 Standby, Survey, Research Unlimited
OOW II/1 Unlimited
Fishing Class 1
CEIH Professional Trainers Certificate
Sea Survival Instructor (STCW 95 PST)