Wes hails from Kentucky USA where he spent 6 years in the Kentucky Army National Guard as an Avionic Mechanic and it was here he developed a passion for safety and Emergency Response. On completion of his term, Wes came to Australia and secured a role as a Geological Technician in the Goldfields and joined the ERT. It was during his scheduled training blocks that Wes became interested in pursuing a career as a training consultant and when the opportunity for a Training Consultant Traineeship became available in 2016, our first applicant was Wes.
As a result of this traineeship, Wes has cemented his reputation as a knowledgeable and enjoyable facilitator and become another one of our most sought after consultants. His qualifications include Cert IV Training & Assessment, Cert III Mine Emergency Response & Rescue, Cert III Public Safety (Firefighting & Emergency Operations) Cert IV Work Health & Safety and Occupational First Aid.
Wes is a member of the executive committee for the Goldfields Giants and is based in Kalgoorlie, Western Australia where he lives with his wife Marnie and son Dash. His little family is expected to increase by at least one more as they are expecting a new addition to the family in September.