About DaV’ange Training

DaV’ange Training Services

DaV’ange Training Services have an impressive stable of industry experts, trainers and facilitators. Our lead trainer David Bradford is a former QUT Lecturer with 25 years experience in the Human Services Industry. He has been Director of 3 state government training colleges (Child Safety, Communities and Health) and has a keen understanding of workforce development. Our trainers have provided transformational learning to our clients through context alised, insightful and energetic presentations and expert staff development activities. This diverse and talented team bring insight and experience to the classroom with significant impact. David is experienced in leading training teams to deliver a wide range of training to large numbers of staff across diverse and wide geographical areas. Our Training Services cover every state and territory as well as New Zealand.

Angela Bradford Cert III Fitness, Cert IV Business Management, Diploma of Management, Dip Teach.

Director

15 years as Business leader for multiple enterprises

Over 8 Years with Qantas

Over 8 years with Education Qld

David Bradford CertIV TAE, Dip Corr Adm, Dip OHS, , Dip Mgt, Dip Sec Risk Mgt, Dip Comm Serv Wk,Adv Dip Risk Mgt, B Soc Sci, Post Grad Cert Ed (Voc), Grad Cert PSM, Grad Dip Comm Sect Mgt, Grad Dip Ed (Tert), M Corr Mgt, M Soc Sci Crim, JP.

Principal Trainer QLD / Justice and Community Services and Management Specialist

Former Director of Training for the Department of Child Safety Qld

Child Protection Area Manager
QUT Lecturer Bachelor Soc Sci

Former Principal Instructor at the Qld Corrective Services Academy

Justice Teacher North Point Institute of TAFE

Over 10 Years in Child Protection

Over 10 Years in Corrections

Jeff Stanton Cert IV TAE, Grad Dip Soc Ecology, M Soc Sci

Principal Trainer NT/ Community Services Specialist

35 years in the community services sector both within Australia and internationally in Asia.

Has held positions in senior management in 8 countries working with the UN and international development and aid agencies.

Christine Barrett Cert IV TAE, Cert IV Youth Wk, Cert IV Adult Lit, Cert IV Cultural Awareness, Cert IV FLM, Cert IV ITESOL, Dip Mgt, Dip CSW, Dip Bus Mgt, Dip Counselling.

Principal Trainer WA/ Community Services and Management Specialist

Chris has 30 years experience working in the Child, Adolescent and Family Support and Community Services sector. Starting out as a competent Child and Family worker, Chris became the CEO of a Youth and Family service in 1998, until 2010.

Kay O’Neill B Soc Wk, Grad Cert CSP (Stat CP)

Principal Trainer VIC/TAS/ Child Protection Specialist

Former Child Protection Area Manager

Former Principal Trainer for the Department of Child Safety Qld

Over 30 Years in Child Protection

Karyn Wells B Soc Wk, M Hum Res

Principal Trainer SA/ HR Specialist

Former Regional Director of Child Protection

Former CEO Key Assets Fostering

Over 20 years in Child Protection

Dr Lester Thompson

Specialist Trainer NSW/ACT /Research Specialist

Senior Lecturer in Social Work at Southern Cross University

Former Senior Lecturer in Social Science at QUT

Former Lecturer Charles Darwin University

30 years in indigenous affairs inc NT

Over 30 years in CP and DV and Community Development

Narelle Guilford Cert IV TAE, Cert IV CSW, Dip Mgt, Dip CSW Adv Diploma Child Ed and Care

Trainer/ Child Care Specialist

Narelle is an experienced Child Care Director and Foster Carer with over 12 years in the sector. Narelle leads the Diploma of Child Education and Care Training.

Samantha Lubeck B Beh Sci (Psych)

Senior Trainer/ Child Protection Specialist

Over 16 Years in Child Protection

Child Safety Service Centre Manager (7 years, until 2014)

Senior Practitioner

Principle Training & Development Officer

Principle Quality Assurance Officer

Sandra Humphrey Cert IV TAE, Cert IV Youth, Dip Mgt, Dip Emp Serv, Dip CSW,

Senior Trainer NQ/ Employment Services Specialist

Over 10 Years in Employment Services

Manager Employment Services Townsville

Experienced Youth Project Manager

Mrs Tammy Mann

Senior Trainer/ Cultural Inclusion Specialist

20 years in Indigenous human services in state and national roles