Dave Lancaster – Training & Development Specialist


Dave is an experienced Training and Development Specialist who delights in developing and delivering innovative, highly rated learning events.  His subject area knowledge, sense of humour and pragmatic approach have drawn praise from commissioners, trainers and learners alike.  As well as supporting Probation Trusts in the North West, he has also completed bespoke customer work for external agencies such as Catch 22, The Ministry of Justice and The Youth Offending Service, again receiving excellent feedback.


He specialises in Court work, risk, report writing and engagement skills and has recently completely revamped a presentation skills package which has been successfully delivered to current and aspiring managers within Greater Manchester.


Dave formerly worked in the IT sector; firstly for IBM then subsequently as co-director of his own company (LongHair Productions).  His knowledge and interest in technology has proved invaluable as he completed his TAP Diploma in E-Learning and he now utilises this skill to develop e-learning packages for LAURUS Development.