Dave did his first 200hr Teacher Training with Jim Harrington in 2012. He started teaching privately and at the Virgin Active gyms in January 2013.

He then did his 300hr Teacher Training with Jim Harrington which included a trip to India. He met a meditation teacher there who was very influential on him, her name is Aditi Gaur and he brought her to teach in South Africa.

Dave started hosting workshops, as well as a live music and yoga collaboration with the musician Guy Buttery. He returned to India to study and complete another teacher training with YogaSynergy founders Simon Borg-Olivier & Bianca Machliss. Dave inspired Simon to come and teach in South Africa.

Dave discovered Budokon in 2015 and travelled extensively throughout Europe and the U.S. to study and teach. Dave then brought Budokon to South Africa and hosted many workshops and teacher trainings all over the country.

In 2018 Dave studied with Tom Weksler and is still studying with him today. In 2019 Dave announced his offering of a meditation & movement called, ‘Original Condition’.