Brett's attended school at SACS in Cape Town, Western Cape. He graduated from his Bachelor of Science: B.Sc Physiotheraphy from the University of the Western Cape in 2008. In 2009 Brett worked at a government hospital in rural KwaZulu Natal as part of his community service.
Brett has worked at the Kings Park Sports Medicine Centre, the Premier Soccer League team Lamontville Golden Arrows as well as the Sunfoil Dolphins.
He moved to Johannesburg and the bizhub Highveld Lions in December 2017, to take up a full time post at the Bidvest Wanderers where he remains as the team’s Physiotherapist.