Kent Barga
Owner / Instructor

Kent has worked in the manufacturing field for over 25 years as a welder, assembler, forklift operator and equipment maintenance, working his way up to Safety Manager. After experiencing a down-sizing with his previous employer he began working as an Industrial Safety Training Coordinator for a vocational school. In 2014 Kent started his own safety training business Upper Valley Safety Training, LLC.

Jim Eberly

Jim has worked in the electrical field for over 35 years as a state certified lineman and state licensed electrician. He is also a certified ABC training instructor, NFPA 70E / Arc Flash instructor (field service). Jim is currently a NFPA 70E/Arc Flash & OSHA Safety Trainer Coordinator. Jim joined the Upper Valley Safety Training, LLC. team as an instructor in 2014.