The Lighthouse Team

Patrick Martin

Managing Director & Safety Advisor

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Patrick Martin is the Principal Auditor at Lighthouse Safety and has solid experience assisting workplaces to achieve compliance with Health & Safety legislation.  Patrick holds a nationally recognized certification from Exemplar Global (RABQSA), which certifies him as an Occupational Health & Safety Auditor.

Patrick’s role as a Safety Advisor has seen him work with a number of Clubs including Mooloolaba Surf Club, Kurrawa Surf Club, Brothers Innisfail Leagues Club, North Mackay Bowls Club, Souths Leagues Club – Mackay, Yarralla Sports Club, Redlands RSL, Wynnum RSL, Greenbank RSL and many other clubs throughout Qld.

Specifically, Patrick has strong experience assisting workplaces identify failures in their Health and Safety system, conducting risk assessments, implementing control measures, chairing health and safety committee meetings, implementing safety systems, and ensuring that the workplace is compliant with legislation and continuously fulfilling its obligations.  Testimonials to Patrick Martin’s work are available on the front page of this website.



Advanced Diploma of Workplace Health and Safety

Diploma of Public Safety

Principal Auditor Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems (RABQSA)

Qualified ICAM System Workplace Incident Investigations

Fire Safety Advisor


Griffith University

BA Criminology and Criminal Justice

Majoring in Human Resource Management and Criminal Justice

Chris Philp

Hospitality Consultant

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Chris Philp is years of experience working in the hospitality industry and training industry. Formerly, the General Manager of a Surf Club at the Gold Coast, he is now working as a trainer and hospitality consultant. Chris has a strong background on compliance and training in the hospitality sector and can provide value to to your place. You can contact Chris on 0438 250 089 or

Ask Chris about:

  • AML/CTF audits and training.
  • Safe Work Procedures and Risk Assessments.
  • Customer Service & Hospitality Training.
  • Fire Training
  • Armed Robbery Awareness Training

Daren Tapper

HR Advisor

Darren Tapper is a Health and Safety, Human Resources and Employment Law Professional. Darren has broad work experience including safety & compliance management, workers compensation, conducting complex workplace investigations, human resource management, training & assessment, fire compliance, environmental management, and industrial relations.

Darren has gained significant experience working as a Workplace Health and Safety Inspector with the Qld Government, an auxiliary fire fighter, and a first aid trainer.

You can contact Darren on 0422 162 289 or