About Us

David Semaine

David spent 20 years as a driver, 16 of which were spent in log transport, carting logs in and out of Nelson, Marlborough, Canterbury and the West Coast. He has some experience in transport operations but has a real passion for training, spending the last 18+ years delivering industry training throughout New Zealand. Through his time spent in the log transport industry, David has been involved with the Log Transport Safety Council (LTSC) and is an LTSC accredited assessor for the LTSC Pathway to Success Programme, which recognises time spent in the industry by log truck drivers. 

Robyn Semaine

Robyn has had many years experience as an administrator for a training organisation, has also worked in an administrative role in a road transport organisation and has sound understanding of industry training and NZQA systems and processes.

Tim Pannell

Tim Pannell has also had a number of years in transport industry. Starting as an apprentice truck mechanic before moving onto freight, livestock, heavy haulage and the logging sector. Tim predominantly looks after the driver licencing and forklift side of the business. Tim is also an approved LTSC accredited assessor.

Brigitte Winnard

Brigitte Winnard has a background in the mining industry both in Australia and NZ. Has trained operators mine based and also has had many years in the road transport sector, dispatch and training industry in Australia. Brigitte predominantly looks after the driver licencing and the forklift side of the business.

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