- Jeff Harman - Electrical Instrumentation, Hazardous Areas
- Steve Peters - Hazardous areas
- Steve Pengelly - Electrical Trainer and Assessor
- Derek Pontarolo - Hazardous Areas, HV Switching
- Margot Hoyte - Work Health and Safety
Jeff Harman - Electrical Instrumentation, Hazardous Areas
Jeff is a special class electrician who trains on the electrical instrumentation and hazardous areas programs. He is a qualified electrical fitter mechanic and holds an Advanced Trade Certificate (Electrical/ Electronics) as well as relevant qualifications in electrical instrumentation, programmable logic controllers (PLCs), hazardous areas, HV Switching and work health and safety.
Jeff has an extensive background working in print, newspapers, major projects (maintaining process control systems for bulk water transfer and water treatment plants), and more recently as a service engineer for medical, scientific, diagnostic equipment and machinery.
Jeff is also qualified to assess overseas qualified electricians seeking recognition of their skills for migration or licensing purposes.
Steve Peters - Hazardous areas
Steve is a qualified electrician with a background in working in the newspaper and contracting industries, and prior to that as an electrician and soldier in the army.
He holds a number of qualifications including in training and assessment, hazardous areas, and industrial electronics.
Steve brings a wealth of industry experience to the role of a trainer with an extensive background in maintaining, repairing, fault finding and troubleshooting of processing equipment, PLC's, AC and DC variable speed motor controls, Industrial Electronics, Instrumentation and Control systems.
Steve Pengelly - Electrical Trainer and Assessor
Steve has been in the electrical industry for almost 15 years, starting as mature age apprentice at the age of 35. After completing his apprenticeship Steve worked as a licensed electrician for a year before starting and running his own Electrical Contracting business servicing domestic, commercial and industrial customers.
Prior to Steve becoming a qualified electrician he worked for over 10 years in Learning and Development within the corporate world. Over the last 3 years Steve has added to his experience in Learning and Development working with apprentices as an Electrical Trainer and Assessor while still operating his own business.
"I have a passion for Learning and Development and believe we can all learn something new from someone else everyday"
Derek Pontarolo - Hazardous Areas, HV Switching
Derek is a qualified electrical fitter mechanic, with qualifications in hazardous areas and work health and safety.
Derek is experienced in the industrial sector, including installation and servicing of various types of CNC machinery and acrylic extrusion lines. He has also worked in the medical and coal mining sectors involved with the installation and servicing of specialised sterilisation and coal testing equipment.
Margot Hoyte - Work Health and Safety
Margot is a Work Health and Safety Trainer and Assessor with an extensive background in Health and Safety policy development and implementation. She has developed and delivered training, including Work Health and Safety training, in both the private and public sectors. Margot's diverse work experience includes tourism, hospitality, health and community services as well as the successful operation of her own training development and delivery business. She holds a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and Certificate IV in Work Health and Safety. Margot has recently returned to Brisbane, the city she grew up in, and is enjoying the weather, lifestyle and people.