Brendan teaches in O'Fiaich College Dundalk which is a mixed provision school catering for 400 secondary school and 500 PLC students respectively. Brendan's involvement with the PEAI goes back three years where he served as an executive members, Vice President and most recently PEAI president. The PEAI is the subject association for physical education in the Republic of Ireland with over 450 members. The role of the PEAI is to represent their members at a national level participating in many national boards where PE is the primary focus. The PEAI also advocate for quality PE and offer information on PE provision, offer CPD to teachers on an ongoing basis and also ensure that PE teachers always have support in their teaching of PE in Ireland.