Tyson completed a Certificate IV in Veterinary Nursing and graduated in 2011 at Tamworth Tafe, and moved to the Newcastle region where he worked in General practices in the local area.

He quickly realised that his passion was Emergency and Critical Care and transisitioned across to the Animal Referral & Emergency Centre. He has a special interest in emergency surgery. During his time at AREC he has completed additional short courses in Low Stress Handling and Emergency Critical Care and he plans to commence studies in a Diploma of Veterinary Nursing in Emergency and Critical care.

During his free time he enjoys the outdoors, rock climbing, kayaking and Spending time with his girlfriend Kiralee and their 3 dogs Lilly a Beagle and Winnie and Dale mini Foxies