GQA Qualifications Blog

Wednesday 2 April 2014

Get to know GQA Staff - Spotlight on Andy Carrington

Andy is an External Quality Advisor/Technical Officer and has been with GQA since August 2013.

Best Part of Working for GQA:

Working with new colleagues and the chance to undertake new challenges

Married? Kids?

Married to Sue with two children Robert 30 and Thomas 27

Star Sign:


Favourite Colour:



Spending time with my family and playing sports, particularly tennis 


Inconsideration, flying and bad manners

Favourite Moto:

Great Oaks from Little Acorns Grow

Favourite Food:

Chicken and Italian

What’s on when you drive?

Radio: Absolute. Pop Music and Easy Listening

Book or Film?

Film my favourites being Planet of the Apes, Terminator 1 & 2 and the original Predator

Favourite TV?

Friends and Frazier

Favourite Holiday Destination?

Guernsey and Cornwall

Embarrassing Moment:

Approaching what I though was my car whilst talking on my mobile, when I opened the car door I was confronted by a couple who were having a domestic.

Proudest Moment(s):

The birth of my two sons