Life - Enhancing Skills Seminars  


Jake Sachs: Effective Communication
Jake is a Director of The Safety BrainsTrust

Jake is a strong believer that effective communication, sound decision-making and open mindsets are the fundamentals of safe and productive work forces, and therefore businesses.  

He knows that human performance and professional development around focused thinking and culture has had, and will continue to have, profound effects on the safety and productivity of both employees and organisations.

Jake has spent over 20 years in the aviation sector and has extensive experience in the training and development arena. Previous roles include leading a team as the Flight Crew Training Manager in a jet aircraft airline  in New Zealand, and developing and implementing world class training material for a number of training organisations.  

In his own time, Jake likes to spend time with his two kids, go fishing and spend time away on his yacht.

 Jake's achievements include:

  • Holder of an Air Transport Pilots Licence.
  • Holder of a Category B Flight Instructor rating with night, aerobatics and multi engine endorsements. 
  • Managing a team of over 30 training personnel whilst holding the role of Flight Crew Training Manager.  
  • Presenter at the internationally recognised Human Factor/Crew Resource Management forum PACDEFF in 2014 and 2016.
  •  Project leader for the ‘clean slate’ redesign of the initial intake training programme for a major airline.