Jade Garland Trainer Profile

  General Introduction Jade Garland has been training at STT for 10 years and has grown up in Tasmania in a Maritime family. Jade spent 7 years working as a Bridge Watch Keeper for the Royal Australian Navy and is currently working in various areas of the Maritime Industry and as a Registered Nurse. How […]

Laurie Appleby Trainer Profile

  General introduction Laurie is a High Risk trainer and has been training since 1980. Laurie started training with SMT in 2012 and is the High Risk trainer for various courses. How did you first get into training? I started out working in the Industry in 1969 doing Rigging, Scaffolding and Crane Operations. Laurie has […]

Fred van Tuil Trainer Profile

      General Introduction   Fred has been working with SMT since around 2004 as a Maritime Trainer. Fred has always loved sailing since he was a kid which led him into a career in the Fishing Industry. Fred also runs the business Boat Biz Tas offering training and recreational licences.   How did […]

Staff Movements

Welcome to the following new trainers: David Peberdy who will be training Engineering, Sea Survival and First Aid Welcome back to Gordon Goudie who will be a timely addition to the team delivering from Coxswain to Master <35m and Marine Driving qualifications.   Many of you will know Genia Caulfield from her many days at […]