Bernadette has over 35 years’ experience since qualifying as an architect in 1984. In this time, Bernadette has gained experience in a range of roles across various sectors of the construction industry with extensive experience in high end retail. In 1993 she established Barker Consultants.
Bernadette is presently involved in carrying out external wall reviews of both completed buildings and those under construction.
Appointments also undertakes appointments as Principal Designer and Client Advisor under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations.
Member of Presidential Panel of Construction Adjudicators - Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Member of Presidential Panel of Arbitrators - Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Member Property Dispute Panel - Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Member CIC Register of Adjudicators.
Member CIC Low Value Disputes Register of Adjudicators.
Member CEDR Arbitration Panel
Member CEDR Construction Adjudication Panel
Member Hunt ADR Panel of ABTA Arbitrators
Member Hunt ADR Panel of Adjudicators
Member Disputes Board MENA
ICC United Kingdom Arbitrator and ADR Database ICC UK Arbitrator Database (iccarbitratorsdatabase.uk)
Hunt ADR Mediation Skills Training and certificate in on line mediation; Dispute Board Federation FIDIC Contracts Total Immersion Program 2015; Chartered Institute of Arbitrators Diploma in International Commercial Arbitration 2014; BRE BTEC Professional Diploma in Fire Risk Assessment; CIArb Construction Industry Adjudication training 1998, ICC Arbitration online training October 2014. Misc: CIEH Level 4 Award in Managing Food Safety in Catering; TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) Certificate