Our Story

Operating worldwide for over a quarter century, SCSI (Southern California Safety Institute) is an established center of excellence in safety training serving global leaders in the aviation, oil and healthcare industries. Headquartered in Southern California, SCSI offers full service safety training and consultation as well as Certificate Programs in Aircraft Accident Investigation and Safety Management Systems — both industry recognized.

We have trained tens of thousands of individuals from regulatory, government, commercial, private, corporate, military and non-profit organizations from around the globe. SCSI also provides safety assessments and customized safety training plans for the Healthcare Industry to help improve patient safety and quality outcomes for individuals and communities.

Our instructors are recognized experts in their fields, and are dedicated to providing SCSI clients with insight not generally available elsewhere. Hand-selected for their unique qualifications, proven industry expertise and abilities as effective trainers, they have held high level leadership positions with responsibilities for conducting safety assessments, developing operational risk management strategies, training plans, communications procedures and training for tens of thousands of professionals.

SCSI is also one of the few safety training organizations in the world that has the capability and experience in designing and delivering customized training at client-selected locations. We have successfully done so in almost every corner of the world, including almost every state in the US, as well as international locations.

The Leadership Team

Christine Schmitz
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Denise Davalloo
Chief of Business Development & Course Administration
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Marlene Foulk
Chief of Corporate Affairs
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Bill Fowler
Chief Learning Officer
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Jeffrey Gardiner Member, SCSI Board of Directors

Gary Hook
SMS Programs Director
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Alan Pendleton
Chief Financial Officer
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Matt Robinson
Aircraft Accident Investigation Programs
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