Steve Wood has extensive experience in the locating industry having purchased his first locating equipment from the USA in 1984. As part of his Electrical Contracting business Steve primarily focused on fault locating underground power cables, which soon developed into general buried asset locating. In 2000 Steve started the business Fault Finders which later became Gippslocate. This business was totally focused on underground asset locating. Steve then joined NULCA in 2005 and spent a number of years on the committee including one year as Vice President In 2015 Steve sold the locating business and was soon asked to become an assessor for DBYD Certification Ltd. Steve completed his Certificate 4 in Training and assessing and now conducts training for two Registered Training Organisations and is an assessor for the Certified Locator Program.