Our Team


Louise Caicco Tett, MPH, CRSP, RN, President - Occupational Health Consultant

Louise is a Registered Nurse with a degree from the University of Western Ontario. She has a certificate in Occupational Health and Safety and holds her Canadian Registered Safety Professional Designation. Louise also has her Master's in Public Health (Occupational Health and Safety Management) from Tulane University's Department of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

Louise has worked with Health Care, Industrial, and Construction sectors as an Occupational Health Consultant and has 25 years of facilitation and training experience. She has assisted many businesses in the development and, subsequent implementation of occupational health and safety systems in their workplaces. Louise has been a valuable member of several audit teams, also serving as a lead auditor. 

Ms. Caicco Tett also specializes in developing and delivering customized training programs for her customers. Louise has written, designed and delivered HSPI's Basic Certification Training package to the Chief Prevention Officer's standards. 

Louise is also a co-investigator for violence and harassment complaints. Her nursing background and in-depth understanding of the violence and harassment legislation in Ontario enables her to complete these investigations and reports.


Frieda Schnablegger, Executive Assistant

Frieda provides executive support services to Health & Safety Professionals Inc. and has over 30 years experience as an executive secretary in the financial service sector, and as a legal secretary. Frieda started her professional career as an elementary school teacher. When you call our office, Frieda will field your questions with courtesy, care, and consideration, to ensure your total satisfaction.



Rose Caicco - PHD

Rose is a Human Resources Consultant with her Ph.D. and Masters Degrees from Michigan State University where she received several awards and scholarships in recognition of her achievements. Areas of concentration included adult education, human resources, and management of change in organizations. Rose’s work experience spans almost 30 years as an educator. In addition, she has served as Dean of Business & Hospitality, as well as an Adult Education Consultant.

Rose has facilitated training in how to deal with the Challenge of Change with several corporate clients. Other initiatives include Organizational Effectiveness, Positive Communications, Time Management, Personality Style Indicators, Train the Trainer and the DiSC Profile System (Dimensions of Behaviour).   

Rose is also a co-investigator for violence and harassment complaints. Her legal background, extensive experience, attention to detail, and understanding of people, makes her an excellent investigator.

Rose has been consulting with Health & Safety Professionals Inc. for the past fifteen years.


Norma Gardner - CMP - Project and Change Management Consultant

Norma Gardner has developed project management courses, training materials and presentations specific to project and portfolio management in a corporate environment and has delivered project management training as part of a certification program. She has presented at various Project Management conferences including Project World/Business Analyst World and Federated Press Strategic Project Management Workshops and was invited to participate in PMI's (Project Management Institute) Portfolio Manager Role Delineation Study.

She has led Information Technology and business projects and programs of medium to large scope at large private and public sector organizations and has mentored Project Managers. In her role as Director of the Enterprise Project Management Office (EPMO), Norma developed corporate-wide methodology and created and facilitated governance structures related to the portfolio of projects, while advancing project management as a key strategic discipline. In her current role as Director, Transformation, Norma is responsible for supporting and managing components of Modernization, leveraging Project Management principles and change management concepts to guide people and processes through large-scale change. Norma also acts as a Change Lead, assisting groups and individuals with the dynamics of uncertainty and change in a fast-paced business environment. As Managing Partner of Gardner Consulting, she has provided ongoing advice to local private sector organizations and assisted them in adapting basic project management concepts to their small business environment.

Giridharan Venkatapathy

Giridharan Venkatapathy

Giridharan is a Software Developer at HSPI. Working at HSPI has given him tremendous opportunities in developing useful mobile applications to help maintain safety measures in the workplace.

Being involved in Sault Ste. Marie's best health and safety training company has taught him a great deal about workplace safety systems and understanding different occupational hazards.

The learning opportunities at HSPI have been an endless cycle to furthering his understanding of Canadian businesses and the workforce environment. He is really thankful for working at HSPI as it has kickstarted his career and given him the work ethic needed in the future.

Giridharan Venkatapathy

Joel D'Souza - Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Joel is responsible for communicating and promoting HSPI's courses and services online. He manages and creates all our social media content, website updates, and supports the team with the ongoing digitization of the company. He continues to learn on the job and gain a deeper understanding about digital marketing.

He can be reached by email at jdsouza@hspinc.ca