Colette completed her BTECH in Industrial Design in 2007. She is currently completing her Masters in Design Technology, at CPUT, due for final submission mid-2013. With this extensive background in Design Colette has gained experience in a number of areas, these covering Universal Access, Industrial Design and prototyping, Graphic Design, Jewellery Design and Web development.

Working under the IDC Consultants, as a freelance Universal Access Consultant, she has worked on universal access and design projects, predominantly auditing buildings. She has also been responsible for the compilation of training material and the delivery of training for clients