Name: Dorothy Reid
Location: Beresfield, Newcastle ,NSW
Dorothy has been involved in the training industry since 2000, starting out in the not for profit sector focusing in the areas of Disability, First Aid and Occupational Health & Safety. Dorothy has concurrently held roles of Support Supervisor and Compliance within the disability sector until 2008. She developed and delivered internal safety training to staff and supported employees. This included inductions, manual handling, first aid and OH&S Consultation.
In 2008 Dorothy continued with training and compliance but this time with a focus on Children’s Services, in particular Family Day Care, Workers Compensation, Building Services, RTO Compliance. She developed and delivered internal and external training in the areas of First Aid, Manual handling, OHS Consultation, RTO Compliance including Validation and trainer currency.
For 12 months Dorothy focused on RTO Compliance and was a consultant to a number of new RTO’s and RTO’s wishing to carry out additions to scope and renewal registrations.
In March 2014 Dorothy commenced with O.R.C.A. training to focus on compliance and additions to scope including the HLTAID courses we now have on our scope of registration, delivering training in First Aid and Compliance.
Dorothy is a committee member of Hunter Trainers and Assessors Network (HTAN) and maintains her currency through job roles, being a member of training and vocational associations including industry skills councils, Australian Resuscitation Council, WorkCover approved HSR trainer since 2004.