As well as being an actor Rod is a freelance Professional Facilitator and Roleplayer for the last 22 years working in both the public and private sectors. He specialises in Behavioural Safety training within the construction, rail and civils industries and has worked for many of the biggest companies around the world. He Produces, Project Manages, Writes and Develops programmes whether they be live training or coporate videos. Examples include the 'Talk To Frank' and 'Want Respect' Campaigns for the Governments Dept of Children, Schools and Families. His experience has led him to be utilized as a consultant for long established and reputable companies. For one of his clients he is currently working on two of their major programmes; The Houses of Parliament restoration & renewal project and BBMJV on (HS2) Smart Motorways. He takes live sessions, stand down days and conferences with anything from 20 to 200 people and is honoured to have developed many good relationships with clients over the years. Rod's training is highly interactive and involves lots of participation. By 'listening' and not 'telling' he tackles behavior so that is 'owned' by it's audiences. The aim and objectives of his sessions being to 'hold the mirror' up to people getting them to reflect on their own behavior. By opening up the dialogue and engaging in conversation we see cultural change evolve and progress in the moment. It explores issues in a dynamic, engaging, fun and thought provoking way.
TRAINING PROGRAMMES IN:
Behavioral Safety Equalities and Diversity Mental Health Supervision Training Train the Trainers Communication Skills Vulnerable Witnesses Conflict Training Bullying
Back to Work Community Cohesion Mock Interviews Career Choices OSCE's Simulated Patients
CONSTRUCTION AND CIVILS:
Balfour Beatty’s, Jacobs - (Houses of Parliament renewal project), Morgan Sindall - BBMJV Project, Skanska & Skanska NLGA, (UK & USA), Balfour Beatty, MWH, Dean Dyball, Dawson Wam (UK & Ireland), Kier & Kier Mining (Scotland), Costain (UK), Bam Nutall, Crossrail (The Elizabethan Line), Seacor (UK & Dubai), Tarmac, Jacobs Wray, Carillion (ODA Olympic Site), Byrne Group (UK & Ireland), etc.
Network Rail, Southern Rail, Thales, London Transport, London Overground, (MTR) Crossrail, Schenker, Capita, Skanska, NTFL, Govia, Eurostar, GTR.
EDF, British Gas, United Utilities, Southern Water, Anglian Water, Thames Water, Welsh Water, Yorkshire Water, Morrissons Utilities, Yorkshire Water, Meridian Water.
NUCLEAR ENERGY PROVISION:
Sellafield Nuclear Power Plant, EDF - Hinkley Point Power Plant, Siemens (Drax Power Station), EDF -Sizewell.
Tesco’s, Sainsbury’s, The Post Office, Royal Mail, Customs & Excise, A4E. Nokia, Novotel, Currys, Nestle, BUPA, Castrol, BP, Compass.
St George’s, Guys, The Royal Free, Whittington, Queen Elizabeth and Addenbrookes Hospitals. The Dept of Psychiatry, Royal College of Anaesthetists, Royal College of Surgeons.
Southampton, Surrey, Kingston, Camden, Lewisham, Hertfordshire, Stratford Social Services and Sutton PCT.
Richmond, Surrey, Sutton PCT, Grantham, Bristol, Westminster, Kesteven's, Newham (Cha Ka Ka project), Watford, Salford, Guilford, South Kevstevens, Kingston, Reading Councils & Haringey.
The Met, Essex, Cambridge, Hampshire, BTP, Surrey, Herts, Kent, Thames Valley and Huntingdon Police.
Rugby and Wormwood Scrubs Prisons.
FIRE SERVICE & CHARITY:
London, Herts, Suffolk, Reading, Hull Fire Service, Crisis and Christian Aid.
Connections Jobs Centres, Libraries and schools across London.
2019/2020: MEDIA ENGAGEMENTS:
Rod has also recently featured as a guest speaker on/with:
BBC Radio's 2 & 4
BBC Radio 5 Live
Fertility Arts Festival 2019 alongside Writer & Poet
More To Life
Dr Robin Hadley