Shaykh Abu Abdissalam was raised in London. He joined Dar Al-Hadith Al-Khayriyyah in the blessed city of Makkah and obtained a degree in Islamic Studies specialising in Hadith and its Sciences. During his time there, he studied under many of the prominent scholars of our time. During the course of his studies he has acquired ijazas for all of the six major books of Hadith. In addition, he also has Ijaza for the Sharh of Aqidah Tahawiyyah.
He makes appearances on several television channels worldwide including Islam Channel, Huda TV and Islamic Network TV and is an instructor for AlKauthar Institute.