Tony Coventry Profile

Tony Coventry
Past Independent Director
2011- May 2015

Tony brings to the Canoeing Victoria board a multitude of experiences in education and risk management stemming from positions in the industrial and education sectors.

Tony has been an outdoor education teacher for 15 years, leading and assisting a wide range of adventure activities with secondary school students and staff. He also spent five years working at Canoeing Victoria as the Education Manager, performing administration roles in the conduction of courses such as the Australian Canoeing Award Scheme. He has held a number of qualifications including Flatwater and Whitewater Instructor, Advanced White Water Rescue and Assessor and has a keen interest in sports development.

Tony has also worked in Industrial Safety for ten years as a consultant and trainer for Working at Heights as well as Confined Space and Asbestos. He has experience in applying OHS legislation to a range of activities and organisations.

Tony has been President for Kananook Creek Canoe Club for five years and brings together his many years of experience to contribute his valuable input to the Canoeing Victoria Board.