Industry Leading Trainers

Pete Oborn

Pete’s passion for delivering quality training has stretched across a variety of industries, from maritime to fitness, not-for-profit to corporate. He remains committed to developing better training practices, bringing innovative approaches to training delivery and tailoring learning to suit participants’ needs. Pete was one of 3 finalists in the 2013 VET trainer of the Year Awards (SA). Read More...


Rob Weedon

Rob started as a project manager with the Commonwealth Department of Employment Education and Training in 1986, managing major national projects for the introduction of changes to training practices and awards across a range of industries. Since leaving the public sector in 1993 he has managed projects in human resource development, tourism, workplace safety, indigenous employment and industrial relations. Read More...


Lewis Stratton

Lewis is highly motivated self-starter with a commitment to lifelong learning. His goal is to proactively contribute to the continuous improvement of work health and safety management systems. His experience encompasses varied risk profiles, from office-based through to medical/technical and high risk operational work. He has designed and conducted internal WHSW audits and has been the organisational liaison for WorkCover evaluations. He has extensive staff, financial, program and project management experience at a senior level in community and government settings. . Read More...


Ruth McEwin

Auditing, AS/NZS 4801 & 18000, Legislative Compliance ,Contractor compliance ,Developing WHS management systems (Policy Manuals), Hazard and Risk management assistance, Approved HSR Training, Other WHS Training as needed by the client using the clients WHS systems, Hazard Inspections and Risk assessments.  Read More...


Vinny Schar

Vincent has over 30 years experience in emergency operations, 15 of those as a Station Officer for the SA Metropolitan Fire Service. Vincent worked for two and half years in Community Safety Education developing and delivering fire safety education.  He works in a part time capacity with ASC Training & Development, delivering and assessing CIV in Training and Assessment and Management qualifications. Read More...


Ron Wickett

Ron Wickett's business career of over thirty years spans a wide range of experiences, including various management roles with KPMG, Chartered Accountants, in both Canada and Australia; Financial Controller of the Emmett Group property developers; sixteen years as Managing Director growing Minelab Electronics from an SA based start-up to a multi-million dollar, award winning export company; and currently employed as Regional Manager of Genesys Wealth Advisers, a division of Axa Asia Pacific. Read More...


Max Rayner

Max has a long-term involvement with Education, commencing in 1978 as a teacher at Wudinna on the Eyre Peninsula in SA. Since that time he has worked in a number of schools and education settings as a teacher, adviser and in leadership roles. Max has recently left SA DECD after working as a Principal for the past 11 years. He brings years of management experience to his role at ASC. Read More...


Maree Upton

Maree is a small business owner with other 15 years experience in facilitation and training across both the public and private sector. She is the principal of People Fundamentals, a consultancy which supports individuals, teams and businesses to develop and enhance their ability to achieve their best results. Read More...


   

Helen Bulis

Helen Bulis has worked in the Commonwealth Public Service since 1983 and worked in diverse locations such as Alice Springs, Perth and Darwin. Helen has a Bachelor of Social Science (Women’s Studies) and undertook an Honours degree in Sociology. She has tutored at Central Queensland University in Rockhampton and the now Charles Darwin University in the NT. Helen has also completed a Graduate Diploma in Art History at the University of Adelaide. Read More...


Andrew Paterson

Highly experienced in crisis intervention, victim support, prison management and crime prevention, Andrew is a unique and highly respected figure within the Australian and International Justice systems. Andrew is a gifted teacher and trainer, teaching part-time at Flinders University in Social and Behavioural Sciences. He provides training around Australia in crime prevention and dealing with aggression. Read More...