GAP Training Ltd

The two Directors, Garry and Maggie Geraghty have a wealth of expertise in both the transport and education sectors and are committed to improving the life chances of people through education.

Maggie Geraghty

Prior to joining GAP Training full-time in 2006, Maggie worked as a lecturer in Further Education and enjoyed a varied career that included teaching English in a maximum security prison. She subsequently went on to teach young adults with learning disabilities.

Before qualifying as a teacher, Maggie worked for many years as a welfare benefits advisor, supporting and advocating on behalf of the elderly, disabled and homeless people.

Maggie gained a BA(Hons) in Applied Social Science, Language Studies and Linguistics from Leeds University and a PGCE from Huddersfield University.

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Garry Geraghty

Garry has over thirty years of experience of working in the transport sector. He started as a bus conductor in York in 1981 and worked his way up the ranks to Operations Manager. In the 1990s he was responsible for introducing workplace training across First Group’s Yorkshire division. As a result, he took the decision to concentrate on training as a career and began his own company, GAP Training in 1999.

Garry gained a Certificate in Education and a degree in Education and Training from Huddersfield University.

As well as running GAP Training, Garry holds positions as an External Verifier for the awarding bodies Edexcel and EDI.

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