Office Staff

Colin Young – Van Driver / Store-person

Colin has been with us since February 2008 and has responsibility for ensuring our van and trailer are ‘on the road’, as well as organising all the equipment before and after each course. Colin can be contacted at

Craig Stewart – I.T. Lead / Senior Administrator

Craig joined the team at BASICS Scotland in November 2012 and his duties include maintenance and development of website/e-learning; filming, editing and production of videos for training purposes; provide general I.T. support within the organisation.  Craig can be contacted at

Heather Sinclair – Clinical Educator

Heather joined the team in June 2019. Heather can be contacted at

Lynne Malpass – Office Manager

Lynne has been with BASICS Scotland since September 2007 and her main role is managing all aspects of the administration, staff and finances as well as dealing with all Board communications. You can contact Lynne at

Richard Price – Clinical Director

Richard is a Consultant in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine at the Royal Alexandra Hospital, Paisley and with the Emergency Medical Retrieval Service. He teaches on several BASICS courses and leads the Clinical Governance working group. Richard officially took up his role as Assistant Clinical Director in October 2016.