Shalom Barber-Shoaf

Shalom has been a decorated emergency responder and leader for over 15 years.

Richard Shoaf

Rick keeps the day-to-day activities rolling for our training, consulting and equipment divisions.

Cal Latsis

Cal's management of our hazardous materials chemistry courses ensures that our clients are never caught off guard.  He is the lead instructor for our Hazardous Materials Chemistry courses.

Cliff Smith

Cliff is as good with explosives as he is with interrogations.  He is our Lead instructor for our Emergency Response to Explosives Events courses. 


At STCI, we've taken our collective experience to create our own methodology to keep your organization safe and prepared for the unexpected.


We know that you're reputation is only as good as the results of your last job. That's why we proud ourselves on a results-oriented approach.


We live, eat & breathe safety & emergency response in all its forms. Keeping safety and preventing emergencies is our day-to-day mission.

our leadership team

I started STCI to accomplish one goal and one goal only:  Make hands on training for safety and emergency response common place for general industry & government agencies.


  • 1993 - STCI founded & first course delivery (8 hour Hazardous Waste Operations & Emergency Response {HazWOpER} Refresher)
  • 2001 - CST Civil Support Skills Course initial delivery at Ft. Leonard Wood
  • 2004 - Consulted on and delivered onsite expertise to the Olympic Games Security Division (Athens, Greece)
  • 2007 - Started support of International Counterproliferation Program & Cooperative Threat Reduction for DoD (DTRA) & DOJ (FBI) 
  • 2010 - Started support of DOE (Sandia National Laboratory) programs for training FBI WMD Coordinators 
Bringing hands on safety expertise to everyone.

Our founder

Safety Training Consulting Emergency Response Equipment Petzl Richard Shoaf STCI