Our Office Team

Richard Bonney

Richard Bonney

Chairman
Richard, along with Lisa Stevenson founded the company in 2002. Richard has over 30 years of experience within the training environment. Richard’s principal role is now to lead the strategic development of the Company with a focus on growth both in the UK and overseas.
Lisa Stevenson

Lisa Stevenson

Managing Director
As a founder member of the Company Lisa’s principle role is to direct and control the company’s operations and support the chairman in the strategic development of the company with a focus on growth in both the UK and overseas. As an extremely experienced manager with expertise in office management and marketing, Lisa’s skills ensure the Company will continue to flourish and remain a highly successful training organisation.
Sylvia Franklin

Sylvia Franklin

Finance and Competence Manager
Sylvia joined the Company shortly after it was established in 2002. Sylvia specialises in Competence Management within the rail industry and in addition to delivering Assessor training, Sylvia is a member of the senior management team assisting the Managing Director with the Company finances. Her many years experience within the rail industry ensures the company is proactive in compliance with client, industry and legislative requirements. Her role involves Quality Assurance and leading on any audit visits. . Qualified as an Assessor and Verifier, she is able to offer training in assessor skills as well as providing consultancy support.
Michelle Melnyk

Michelle Melnyk

Administrator
Michelle joined the company in 2013 and has become a key member of the administration team providing office support for the Company. Michelle is the Company’s Sentinel Co-ordinator responsible for the organisation of all Track Safety courses; dealing with our clients and delegates prior to, during and after the training events to ensure the level of service provided is of the highest quality.
Jordan Clarke

Jordan Clarke

Administrator
Since joining the Company in 2015, Jordan has proved to be an excellent addition to the Administration team. He is responsible for the Permanent Way course administration, providing support to both our clients and delegates. Jordan also organises and promotes our training programmes through our website and social media.
Rob Clark

Rob Clark

Training and Competence Manager
Rob is our newest recruit and joined the company in January 2019. Rob is a highly experienced and qualified trainer/assessor with a proven track record in the delivery of permanent way training programmes that have been bespoke or to NVQ L2 and 3 and current apprenticeship standards.
Responsible duties include delivery of Hand held plant (Rail), Grinding Operative, TRK053 and TRK 1054, Stressing of CWR Plain line and S&C, Permanent Way Maintenance and renewals and Track inspection.
Chantelle Strange

Chantelle Strange

Our Tutors

Martyn Bentley

Martyn Bentley

Senior Trainer/Assessor
Martyn’s expertise in both the practical and technical application of permanent way engineering skills ensures he is fully qualified to deliver training courses from Basic Principles of Track Engineering team Leader as well as Stressing of CWR Levels 1-2-3, Raising and Removing Speed Restrictions and Track Patrolling. Martyn is qualified as an Assessor enabling him to provide the relevant assessment requirements for competence based courses.
Kelvin Tyler

Kelvin Tyler

Senior Trainer/Assessor
Kelvin’s formal training qualifications and expertise in the practical application in the use of hand held and mechanised plant provides a wide ranging training skills portfolio, which includes Grinding Operative, Grinding Supervisory Manager, Facing Switch Inspection and Crossing Inspection. Kelvin is also qualified as an Assessor enabling him to provide the relevant assessment requirements for competence based courses and workplace assessments. Kelvin is qualified to deliver training for Non-Destructive Testing of Rail.
Trevor Whitehead

Trevor Whitehead

Trainer / Assessor
Adam Thomson

Adam Thomson

Paul Bartliff

Paul Bartliff

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