Education and Training

Graduate: Bachelor Science (University of Toronto)
Post Graduate: Meteorology (University of Toronto)
Additional Meteorology: Trained by Environment Canada (Federal Government). Served at several weather offices across Canada.

Experience Highlights

  • Main operator of Darr Maqbool & Associates since 1995.
  • Taught Aviation Meteorology to student commercial pilots at Mount Royal College (Calgary), student helicopter pilots at Big Horn Helicopters (Springbank Airport) and student private pilots (Calgary and Springbank Airports). These courses were designed and delivered by me.
  • Taught Aviation Meteorology to aviation flight dispatchers of various airlines (Canadian Regional Airlines, West Jet, CanAir Cargo, Skyplan, Morningstar) in Calgary and Canada 3000 in Toronto. This full year semester course (compressed into a short period of time) was designed and delivered by me.
  • On-air delivery of weather forecasts with various radio stations.
  • On-air Chief Meteorologist for several years with a TV station in Calgary.