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Tanya Steele, a Highly Respected Safety Instructor

Tanya Steele,


Tanya Steele is a well-respected and sought-after Speaker and Trainer. Words that have been used to describe Tanya’s instruction are passionate, energetic, relatable, practical and fun. Utilizing her field of 27 years of experience as Safety Instructor, OFA Instructor, Auditor and Safety Advisor, she offers her students and clients real life scenarios and solutions. 

Tanya has spoken across the country at conferences such as the CSSE National Conference, Western Conference on Safety, Manitoba NCSO Conference, Ironworkers Professional Development Conference, Go2HR Tourism Annual Conference, AgSafe Agricultural Professional development day and Bridging the Gap Construction Conference.  She speaks to groups such as Human Resources, Managers, Supervisors, Owners, Safety Coordinators and workers on a variety of topics that relate to them.

Tanya has held several Provincial and National board positions either as a committee member, Chair or President.  Some of these include the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering Outreach Committee, CSSE Hiring Guide, VRCA Educational Committee and the NAOSH Week Steering Committee. Tanya has been interviewed for the Journal of Commerce, Canadian Occupational Safety Magazine and has been published in the BC/Alberta Construction Magazine. 

Tanya has recently been honored by the VRCA and ASTTBC, receiving the Professional Leadership Award for Women and a Educational Leadership Award.

“Fairmont Pacific Rim is truly lucky to have partnered with Tanya for all of our health & safety training needs. Informative, engaging, effective, energetic and fun are just a few attributes I would use to describe Tanya and her facilitation. There is no question that Tanya has significantly contributed to our culture of safety at the Hotel!”


Talent & Culture Advisor
Fairmont Hotels

"Tanya is an exceptional speaker. She engages with audience members and keeps them not only interested but involved in her presentation. Her knowledge and ability to share information empowers participants."

Wendy Bennett, CRSP

Executive Director
AgSafe – Agricultural Safety Association

"Tanya Steele is an instructor and mentor that connects her expertise with stories of experience. Her teachings create opportunities for participants, at all levels of work experience, to learn about the power of communication in class and throughout the workplace. This foundational skill supports professional development, prevents injuries and builds on existing safe work policies, practices, and procedures that shape the building construction industry. Because of the feedback we received, we brought Tanya 2 years in a row to our Safety Conferences."

Mike Jones

Executive Director
CSAM - Construction Safety Association of Manitoba

"I just had to write and thank you for all the time and hard work you put into the 2018 Western Conference on Safety. You were the best Master of Ceremonies that we have ever had. Your enthusiasm, fresh ideas, and high energy level brought life back into the conference. Thank you, thank you, thank you. I look forward to working with you again in 2019!"

Terry Swain

Conference Chair - Western Conference on Safety
Pacific Safety Center

"We have utilized Tanya’s services multiple times both as an MC for our annual Bridging the Gap conference, Key Note speaker and have enjoyed her talents as a presenter at our 2017 round of Regional Safety Breakfasts. She brings a unique blend of humor, practical industry knowledge and possesses an engaging speaking style. Preparedness and professionalism are a given."

Michael McKenna, B.Sc.(O.T.)

Executive Director
BC Construction Safety Alliance