Our trainers

We’re a friendly team with loads of knowledge not just as trainers but as professionals actively working within the Learning & Development team of a leading award-winning business. We’ve all worked within the Claims Consortium Group, developing and applying training within a staff of more than 250 people. Our experience and expertise is second to none, and we’re looking forward to working with you!

Leader of Foundations

Debbie Mawer

Debbie is a highly experienced Senior Business People Leader who specialises in Human Resources with an exceptional record of building and managing focused and efficient teams.

She is a key driver in Mental Health support services to the staff through Mental Health First Aid England. She was personally awarded a Commendation Award by Generation Somerset in 2018 for Outstanding Commitment to Training and led the Company to win the Diversity Award at the Insurance Times Awards in 2018.

Course instructor

Rob ChilcottRob Chilcott

Rob has developed his skills through professional sport and relationship-managed banking, and now leads a team that develops and implements training and growth initiatives for nearly 300 staff. As well as speaking across the country on a range of leadership issues, he is a skilled and experienced trainer. He has been instrumental in the Claims Consortium’s move towards an engaging leadership style, which has led them to be listed in the Sunday Time 100 Best Companies to Work For (twice) and achieve Investors in People Gold status.

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Carly EggarCarly Eggar

Carly is an experienced trainer and is one of the few MHFA England certified instructors in the area, that enables her to lead and implement mental health first aid training. She also provides mental health support to Claims Consortium Group’s people.

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Jody Robertson

Jody’s passion for fire safety stems from her studies for a Public and Emergency Services Diploma. She joined our group company in 2015 in an insurance role before becoming learning and development trainer. Jody saw this as an opportunity to combine her passion with her job, and went on to take up the mantle of Chief Fire Warden. She manages the group’s 20+ fire wardens alongside her role of Fire Warden trainer. This enables her to apply real life scenarios and experience to her teaching.

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Joe Brooks

Joe is a First Aid trainer, and assessor and volunteer for St. John Ambulance where he’s an ambulance crew member. For his work with the country’s leading first aid charity, in 2019 Joe was awarded the St John. Ambulance ‘Celebrate West’ Trainer of the Year. As well as being a trainer, Joe works within the Learning and Development Team of our group company and is the company’s chief first aider. He brings a great combination to his courses – the passion and enthusiasm he has for first aid, and the vast experience he has in training.

Live BIG Instructor

Jackson Thompson

Jackson is an enthusiastic, personable and approachable individual who is passionate about mentoring and empowering people to live BIG in every aspect of their professional and personal lives.
He is a natural-born team player who has honed his coaching and leadership skills in a variety of backgrounds as a professional cricketer and in business. Jackson’s approach epitomises the Live BIG ethic: he’s Optimistic, Creative and Focussed on helping you attain the right Energy to take Action and reach your Purpose.