Meet Our Team


Safety Academia is the establishment of international and local professionals with shared values and interest, engaged in training, education and research. The word 'academia' comes from the akademeia in ancient Greece, which derives from the Athenian hero, Akademos. By extension Academia has come to mean the cultural accumulation of knowledge, its development and transmission across generations and its practitioners and transmitters. Within our team having accumulated total over 100 years of experience in safety and quality, we believe that sharing this experience with clients will greatly improve their organizational processes and business profitability. We successfully serve organizations from various industry sectors. Download presentation to understand more about Safety Academia. 


Our team as Safety Management System Consultants, Occupational Safety Experts, Trainers and Service Providers maintain close relationship with our clients, what enable us to better understand their unique operations, help them achieve their specific goals and monitor their ongoing projects. As a result, we become an integrated extension of each client’s organization, allowing us to identify risks unique to each operation and promptly and professionally assist them with their safety management system, occupational safety and health needs.

The Safety Academia team combines decades of knowledge and experience in multiple disciplines, including health, safety and environmental education; safety management system and occupational safety training; hands-on field experience; consulting, auditing and compliance, insurance and system implementation support. Our staff is highly experienced in instruction and safety training across a diverse range of industries. Our safety team possesses safety related degrees, certifications and many years of experience. Because our experts are our consultancy and training delivery products, we continually strive to improve our safety team's knowledge and credentials by way of personal and professional growth initiatives for continuing education, certifications and training.

Davit Mazmishvili
Lead Auditor & Trainer

Davit has 25 year of successful work experience and 15 year in the leadership role. Trainer of Occupational Safety Specialists as per accreditation from Georgia State OSH Department of Health Ministry. He stands out with hands-on experience, in setting up the Safety Management System, Emergency Response Plan, Quality and Security Management System. Developed and implemented the OSH & Environmental Management Systems within multi-national organizations. Having top skills in lecturing, training and staff development.  Achieved success in the safety program promotion and developed strategies for organization’s transformation. He helps companies not only to achieve compliance but to go beyond. With success was managing BP Georgia Air Support Base with overall responsibility of Occupational Safety, Health and Environment. 

                                    Jaba Dalakishvili

                                                             HSE & Fire Safety Trainer & Auditor


Having Degree in Business Management & Administration and professional work experience over 12 years. Jaba is a trustful advocate of Safety Management system. Last 8 years he have worked in international organizations: in SGS Georgia as HSE Manager; in NRC International Services Ltd Representative Office in Georgia as Fire Safety Officer and Team Leader; in SEACOR Environmental Services International as WREP Project Oil Spill Respond, at BP as HSE Assistant and internationally in Belarus as Head of Fire Fighting Brigade and HSE Expert, He was Training staff in using the fire equipment and leading the project of department development. 

Albert Rekvava

Head of Fire Safety Audit & Training Services 

Auditor & Trainer


With more then 40 years of work experience as fire fighter and head of fire brigades. He has been awarded Medal for Firefighter Bravery and Fire Services Exemplary service Medal.

Mr. Albert has graduated from Fire Fighting Technical Institution of Kharkov and USSR Fire Fighting and Engineering School. Graduated from US Department of State Diplomatic security service Anti-terrorism Assistance Program. Worked as Inspector at Internal Affairs Fire Fighting Department.

Mr. Albert has over 10 years work experience as Deputy Rector at Academy of the Ministry of the Internal Affairs. 

He Developed and implemented Fire Safety Management Systems’s” in several organizations. His duties included Auditing and acceptance of service providers. 

                                              Koba Makhatadze

                                                                             Executive Director 

                                                                             Lead Auditor & Trainer


Mr. Koba Makhatadze holds Bachelor Degree in Engineering and Bachelor Degree in Law. With 15+ years in management with responsibility in for safety of staff and operating system. He is Certified Occupational Health and Safety Specialist. Has successfully completed several projects and audits for Fire and Occupational Health and Safety. 

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Our Philosophy of Customer Service

Safety Academia has built its business on exceptional customer service, and we see the following traits as the keys to our success in this area.

  • Personal Attention – We make every effort to address your questions and concerns as quickly as possible.

  • Response – We are dedicated to addressing your needs in a friendly, pleasant, and polite manner.

  • Respect – We respect your business, your concerns, and – most importantly – your time.


These combined qualities define our approach to customer service, and our consistent application of these principles clearly demonstrates a healthy division between Safety Academia and the competition.

Our customers confirm their ongoing satisfaction with our skills, expertise, and responsiveness, which is a true testimony of our commitment to excellent customer service.

Work with Safety Academia. You will notice the difference.
Sina Ebtehaj

Director of Training & Consultancy 

Consultant, Auditor & Trainer


Holds BS in Engineering from Aerospace Engineering (TU DELFT), Successfully Graduated from New Castle College in the UK, where he received AS in mathematical studies and Information Technology. Mr. Ebtehaj has several start-up international experience. He served in different roles capacity, including in a Safety and Quality Management Systems in Middle East, and European countries. Sina brings valuable Management experience, analytical skills, strong background in Consulting, Information Technology, excellent expertise in customer relationships, challenging situations in very professional manners. He has experience in change of management, critical projects, risk assesments and ocupational safety system implementation.