Kirtida qualified with a National Higher Diploma in Polymer Technology and has been involved in the local plastics industry since 1989 whilst still a student. Working as a lab technician to fulfilling the role of Quality Assurance Manager were all in the early stages of her career. She then went onto working as a Technical Trainer for three years before becoming self-employed as a consultant for almost 10 years. Her current role as Training Executive began at the end of 2011. She completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Design Thinking and Innovation in 2019 through the collaboration of prestigious international institutions boasting a distinction in Strategy in Innovation. She has delivered many papers ate various conferences on a range of topics.