Instructor's Summary

Mr. Greg Dawson

Mr. Greg Dawson is a Senior Management Consultant with over 35 years of teaching and industrial experience. His expertise lies extensively in the areas of Effective Knowledge Sharing, High Performance Learning Culture, Teamwork Fundamentals, Teambuilding Skills, Team Performance, Team Development, Leadership Skills & Management, Supervisory Skills, Training Management, Project Management, Contract Management, Procurement Management, Planning & Scheduling, Master Planning of Resources, Detailed Scheduling & Planning, Execution & Control Operations, Strategic Management of Resources, Manufacturing Production, Human Resources Management (HRM), Human Resource Development (HRD), Competency Based Human Resource Management (CBHRM), Behaviour Based Interviewing & Recruitment, Logistics & Warehousing Management, Transportation Management, Supply Chain Management, Quality Management System (ISO 9001), Train the Trainer and Lean Production System & Management. Further, He is also a well-versed on decision making & problem solving, communication, presentation & interpersonal skills and technical & executive management, manufacturing management and value stream mapping. Currently, he is the Senior Trainer & Assessor in the fields of supply chain, management & supervisory, lean production, continuous improvement and project management.


During his career life, Mr. Dawson handled numerous key positions for multi billion companies as the Freelance Lecturer/Instructor/Assessor, Trainer, Training Manager, Technical Consultant, Manufacturing Planning Manager, Vehicle Line Program, Technical Integration Manager, Operations Manager, Commercial Product & Production Manager, Kaizen Promotion Manager, Component Manufacturing & Body Shop Manager, Manpower Services Manager, Area Manager and Salaried Personnel from the General Motors South Africa.


Mr. Dawson has a Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Psychology/Sociology and in Industrial Relations from the University of Port Elizabeth and gained his Diploma in Training Management from the Institute of Personnel Management (IPM). Further, he is a Certified Instructor/Trainer, a Certified Internal Verifier/ Assessor/Trainer by the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM), a Certified Assessor for Sector Education Training Authority (SETA), a Certified Wholesale & Retail (W&RSETA) Assessor, a Certified Manufacturing, Engineering and Related Services (MERSETA) Assessor, a Certified Transport Education Training Authority (TETA) Assessor, a Certified ETDP Assessor, a Certified LGSETA Assessor and a Certified PSETA Assessor. He has further delivered numerous trainings, workshops and conferences worldwide.