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Welcome to Roger Garin-Michaud's curriculum vitae

Roger Garin-Michaud


First names and Surname : Roger, Marcel, Antoine GARIN-MICHAUD

email: roger67 at



2010-11: reading for the Diploma of Accounting at Brisbane North TAFE (only 2 units left to do out of 17)

2008-9: Certificate III in Financial Services (Accounts Clerical) at Business Success Group Brisbane completed May 6th, 2009

2000 : certificate Management for enterprise creators (AFPA Vénissieux France)

1998 : certificate computer networks manager (Windows NT)

1996-7PC Technician certificate (ORT Lyon)

1993 - Travel Certificate Canberra Institute of Technology (CIT Australia)

1993 - "Word Processing & Bookkeeping" certificate Canberra ITech

1992 - Bachelor of Education in Secondary teaching LOTE (first semester only) (University of Canberra - Australia)

1992 - BA/Asian Studies (Australian National University, Canberra Australia)

first major :Hindi

second major:Sanskrit

third major:History and religions of India

minor units:Classical Tibetan (two years), Urdu (two years)


- Data Processing Concepts certificate (Liverpool TAFE Sydney Australia)

- Micro-Computers an Introduction certificate ( " " " " )

- Computing Fundamentals certificate (" " " " )

1974 - marketing techniques course CCF Lyon (Credit Commercial de France is now known as HSBC France)

1972 - marketing techniques course Grande Branche Utrecht-Vie Lyon

1970 - marketing techniques course Crédit Lyonnais Lyon


2010-2013: French Language teacher as a sole trader (retired December 2013)

2009/2010: French Language & IT teacher (Nundah community centre)

1996-2009: IT teacher (Windows & Internet)

1994-95: Graduate Public Servant at the Australian Department of Defence (307 ABW RAAF Fairbarn Canberra Australia)

1994-95: French Language teacher (Canberra Institute of Technology Australia)

1990-94: French Language teacher (Alliance Française de Canberra Australia)

1989: Public servant at the NSW Department of Education Sydney

1983-88: CEO International Bookshop Pty Ltd (Darwin & Melbourne Australia)

1980-82: Newspaper delivery manager La Suisse/La Tribune (Geneva - Switzerland)

1978-79: Medium sized companies production management certificate BTE Lyon

1973-77: Customer relations representative & Investment advisor CCF Lyon (CCF is now known as HSBC France)

1973: Life Insurance and superannuation advisor l'Alsacienne Lyon (France)

1972-73: Life Insurance and superannuation advisor Utrecht-Vie Lyon (France)

1968-72: Bank employee Crédit Lyonnais Lyon (France)

1965-68: Clerk at the School of Flying Personnel/56Sq. French Navy Nîmes Garons

1964: Labourer at the Compagnie Industrielle de Neuville/Saône (summer job)

1963: Carer at the Maison de Retraite d'Albigny/Saône (summer job)


since1988: PC as communication tools

since 1977: study and practice of Tibetan Tantric Buddhism, study of classical tibetan and sanscrit, colloquial hindi & urdu, translation of buddhist texts, travels to the Indian sub-continent (Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Burma & Thailand) & trekking in the Himalayas (K2, Everest, Dhauladhar)

since 1972: skin diving & Hatha-Yoga

since 1965: science-fiction (librarian at EPV/56S - French Navy)

Copyright © 1996-2016 Roger Garin-Michaud

last updated: October 1st, 2017
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