Our Team


Welcome! It’s time to get to know the Oakley Training & Consultancy team. We are here to look after you.

Doug Lawrence – Managing Director

Doug is the founder of Oakley Services UK Limited. Doug is a passionate individual who believes that people are best equipped to tackle the challenges and issues of their working environment if their academic achievements are complemented by a range of practical skills. Doug has buckets full of knowledge and experience and he delivers each of his training courses with the perfect balance of technical expertise and personal observations.

Sue Lawrence – Director & Company Secretary

Sue is a co-founder of Oakley Services UK Limited. Sue has had a long career in Human Resources, working for a variety of organisations including the Sovereign Housing Group and National Grid Property. Sue’s philosophy for life is providing support for both companies and individuals alike.

Richard Coleman – Head of First Aid

Richard has an immense knowledge of First Aid, having trained First Aid for a voluntary services organisation and providing support for the NHS. This and his enthusiastic approach brings First Aid alive for our delegates.

Robert Lentell – Head of Health and Safety

Robert, or Bob as he prefers to be known, has a wealth of Health & Safety knowledge picked up or a number of years. He is a Chartered member of IOSH and is on the consultant’s register. His belief is to provide a pragmatic approach to Health & Safety which is highly respected by our clients.

Steve Evans – Senior Electrical Trainer

Steve started was an electrical apprentice and has capitalised on this by providing effective training in our portfolio of electrical courses. His approach is greatly appreciated by delegates who gain from his method of delivery with his fundamental attitude that makes learning easier. He is also our deputy internal verifier.

Tom Brewster – Internal Verifier

Tom started his career in the Royal Navy where he gained immeasurable knowledge and experience in electrical engineering. As our internal verifier, Tom provides us with tremendous knowledge of electrical qualifications and is recognised by C&G and Emta Awards Ltd (EAL).

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As a growing organisation we are always looking to hear from trainers and consultants that feel they can add value to our company. In the first instance please email info@oakley-services.co.uk and we can proceed from there