Len Sabin Director and Principal Consultant
Status One is a New Zealand based company offering a team of consultants from senior emergency service backgrounds. Our point of difference is that our team have genuine practitioner level knowledge and skills honed from decades of national and international emergency experience.
We have a comprehensive network of associates based in New Zealand, Australia, Singapore, Dubai, and the United Kingdom, enabling us to provide organisations direct access to specialised crisis and emergency experts. We provide services and solutions internationally for companies and organisations who have inherently higher risk or critical infrastructure responsibilities.
Len has enjoyed a career spanning more than 20 years in the emergency services, predominantly in a senior front line operational role.
His operational experience working with industry before, during and after emergency events has helped to forge the specialised knowledge he now shares with the public and private sectors as a consultant.
Len is a qualified and highly experienced trainer, assessor, moderator and operational auditor. He has delivered numerous training, exercise and incident management development programs nationally and internationally including the petrochemical industry in the Middle East. His background in exercise facilitation, using computer simulation systems enables him to offer this valuable approach to industry.
Complimenting his training background, Len has designed and developed a series of emergency based resources and competency assessment tools which have been welcomed by numerous companies and large organisations.
Len has a particular passion for emergency based leadership development. In 2010 he was awarded a scholarship to travel internationally and research more about this topic from around the world.
He spent time collaborating with emergency services and military organisations in Australia, Germany, Holland, The United States and the world renowned Army Officer Training Academy “Sandhurst” in Surrey, England.
The learning from this research combined with his own first-hand experience provides him with the ability to offer highly specialised and valuable leadership solutions for incident management teams and emergency managers.
Len holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Executive Management from Otago University, numerous emergency based Diploma’s and a National Certificate in Adult Education and Training.