Tom Sawyer, Training Manager

Tom joined Elite Academy of Security Training Ltd as an instructor in 2014 after completing a distinguished military career spanning over 24 years. As an armament and explosive specialist in the RAF, he worked in Explosive Ordinance Disposal (EOD) and has seen operational military service in the Balkans, Iraq and Afghanistan.
With a wealth of experience establishing the security for sensitive locations in hostile locations, Tom has adapted these skills into the private security industry to provide consultancy and realistic training to the ever increasing terrorism threat.

As Training Manager and experienced Instructor, he ensures the professional running of Elite courses, regularly liaising with clients and corporations to guarantee that the correct levels of training are undertaken to suit their requirements. Tom is a qualified Security Instructor and Close Protection Officer with experience in Health and Safety, Risk Management and First Aid, and has previously been instrumental in implementing Major Accident Plans in both the UK and overseas.