Starting at the age of 20, Martin has more than 10 years of experience as a professional gardener. He previously worked for the MOD at RAF Benson for 8 years and in those years, he carried out garden clearances and preps, hedge cutting, tree work, turfing and fencing. The general tasks he undertook included grass cutting, bed and borders, planting, lawn care, decking, pressure washing patios and weed spraying.
He also received certification in chemical applications that included PA1, PA6A and PA2. His chainsaw and machinery certifications include ride on mowers, pedestrian mowers, hand powered tools and tractors.