- Wayne Kromalicki, Serco Ltd - HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course
- Charlie Laycock, Forgemasters Steel - HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course
- Andrew Himsworth, Mobile Mini UK - HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course
- Adam Darlow, South Yorkshire Police - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- David Branbill, Caterpillar UK Ltd - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- John Hopkinson, Derbyshire County Council - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- Lee Brown, OJ Health and Safety Solutions - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- Nick Redpath, Northern Counties Safety Group - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- Sean Lowe, Whitemeadow - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- Wayne Kromalicki, Serco Ltd - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- Craig Edge, PAL Group Operations - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- Karl Forman, ISOS Housing Ltd - HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course
- Rob Taylor, West Country Housing - HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course
- Simon and Darren, DIPT Ltd - HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course
- Stuart Gibbon, Mechtool Engineering - HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course
- Neill Files, In House Training Consultancy - Noise at Work One Day Course
- Helen Capps, Pindar - Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course
- Hand Arm Vibration One Day Course
- Gary Crane, PandA Metal Components Ltd - Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course
- Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- Carl Nicholson, Stobart Rail - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
- John Aughey, Total Safety Management - Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course
"Very relaxed course, knowledgeable tutors , facilities good."
Paul Smith, DVSA - 20th Oct 2015
"This was a very intense and enjoyable course, the media provided was well written and fully covered the content. The venue was perfect for a learning situation with the instructors well versed in their subject."
Alan Greenwood, DVSA - 9th May 2017
"A very in-depth course, very enjoyable course, with good friendly tutor."
Tony Woodhouse, Norse commercial Services - 21st Oct 2014
"This is my third time in 12 months. I have been giving information not only to my colleagues who have attended but other inspectors to come along and get competence in what Castle Group do provide. Definitely the approach is good and the lecturers are very helpful and make sure each participant understands the topics."
Raymond Barbara , Ministry for Transport & Infrastructure Malta - 21st Apr 2015
"This ismy second time that I am attending a course organised by Castle Training academy. Course lecturers are extremely professional as always and even the course pace has been well organised and delivered."
Owen Bonello , Ministry for Transport & Infrastructure Malta - 21st Apr 2015
"Good course , well presented, Steve has an ease of training that makes the course very interestingand informative."
Simon Waye, ATS Euromaster - 29th Oct 2013
"The course was delivered very professionally. The environment was calm and pleasant. Explanations at times felt a bit fast(MATHS) but was then covered several times to confirm understanding."
Andy Graves, ATS Euromaster - 29th Oct 2013
"Again a very good course , very interesting pitched at the right level. Thank You."
Shane Berry, HMP Wakefield - 29th Oct 2013
"Very enjoyable course. Steve is very patient with the students."
David Schofield, Duo Plastics Limited - 30th Apr 2013
"I found the training course well put together and enjoyed the training. The maths seamed complicated but it all came together at the end. The new spreadsheet Steve introduced will help."
Andy Drake, ATS Euromaster - 8th Apr 2014
This is a random sample of the 38 testimonials we have for the Practical Air Sampling for COSHH Competent Course.
"Informative and interesting. Thank you"
Louise Roberts, PTL Occupation Hygiene Consultants - 3rd Jun 2014
"Interesting well delivered course."
Ivan Tibble, Qualter Hall & Company Limited - 3rd Jun 2014
"Very interesting. I would like to do three day course."
Dave Lovatt, BASF PLC - 3rd Jun 2014
"Excellent informative course, well worth attending"
Derek Robson, Chep - 14th May 2015
"Again as with previous courses attended the course provided excellent information and legislation all explained in a very informal format."
David Greig, Forbo Flooring UK Limited - 5th Nov 2015
"Excellent one day course giving overview of air content it's measurement and control."
Bob Hope, BHPMS Health & Safety - 20th Nov 2014
"I though today was quite heavy going, as a tutor myself I understand the need that to keep up energy levels and group dynamics that a different activity should be introduced every 20 minutes, I feel a bit of work is needed."
Andy Brunt, Secas Training Association Ltd - 5th Nov 2015
"As with yesterdays noise course very helpful and has given clarity to some of the points and terms used by our external assessor."
Matthew Evison, PHS Group - 20th Nov 2014
"Good start introduction and practicaluse of the air sampling equipment. COSHH principles nicely outlined, practical demonstration a little bit messy at times.- overall good."
Alicya Gardzilewick, Fenner Precision - 2nd Jun 2014
"Updated my knowledge and identified some points to take back."
Karl Mills, Walsall Council - 20th Nov 2014
This is a random sample of the 22 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling and COSHH One Day Course.
"Informative and pitched at right level for basic understanding "
Mark Robinson, Thermacore - 29th Apr 2015
"very informative and a great taster to the subject "
Derek Robson, Chep - 29th Apr 2015
"Helped explain the basics of measurement very clearly, and cleared up the mystery of the different ways of writing mg.m3 etc. Thank you!"
Jill Yeates, Lewes - 29th Apr 2015
"Very interesting webinar"
Pedro Garces, Global Control - 29th Apr 2015
"Very informative and gives a good introduction of the topic."
Robin Jull, Lenham - 29th Apr 2015
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling Webinar.
"Good Course, could do with more practical demonstration as some of the concepts are hard to convey through screen presentations."
Sam Dixon, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
"Well organised course, great accomodatioin and good to share experience with other candidates. "
Maureen Connolly, Safety Boss - 18th Sep 2017
"Very interesting course, well presented by knowledgable trainer in a way that was easy to understand."
Iain Harrison, Arco - 18th Sep 2017
"The course was very interesting. Garry tailored the content to the requirements of the delegates, lending his obviously vast knowledge and experience to teach a complex subject in a straightforward manner."
Will Vernon, Castle Group Ltd - 17th May 2016
"Very knowlegable instructor with good experience in the field."
Dom Beever, Mistras Group - 13th Sep 2016
"Ethically driven, informative course. Has given me the confidence to perform a survey and produce a compliant report."
David Ackerncey, Mistras Group - 17th May 2016
"I found the course very informative and helpful having no prior knowledge on the subject."
Craig Noble, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
"We have used Castle Group for courses since 2005. The format is more relaxed and less intense."
M Hutchinson, Cats Ltd - 17th May 2016
"Very Interesting EMF assessment training course, presented by Julia Clark, who was very knowledgeable and brought great enthusiasm to the topic."
Susan Lett, EXOVA - 6th Jul 2017
"Very well knowledge but would like to see a more beginners level option where the basics are covered in more depth along with longer spell and training on how to equipment."
Tom Wood, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
This is a random sample of the 14 testimonials we have for the Electromagnetic Fields In A Day.
"We have been dealing with Castle throughout our 31 year history, and remain convinced they are the experts in this field and provide us with all we need."
Philip Shaw, Sure Wave Technology - 7th Aug 2015
"A very informative webinar providing a good introduction to BS4142 - made me want to learn more."
Ben Taylor, Lkrisk - 7th Aug 2015
"Very informative - clear, and great to have the relevent pdf notes to accompany the webinar"
Nancy Archer, Perkins - 7th Aug 2015
"Very interesting but missed first 35 minutes due to sound difficulties. Very interested to receive full recording when available. "
Robert Hope, BHPMS - 7th Aug 2015
This is a random sample of the 4 testimonials we have for the Environmental Noise Webinar.
"I found te course really informative and interesting in a relaxed environment. Jarek was an excellent tutor and is a credit to Castle. I will recommend the course to other work colleagues."
Richard Leggett, Centrica Energy - 27th Oct 2015
"Well organised, well run course a very effective learning course."
Bill Sweenie, Exxon Mobile - 2nd Aug 2011
"I would highly recommend Castle, in terms of both ongoing equipment support and calibration through to training courses. I attended the Environmental Noise Course and found it to be informative and gave me the overview of the expertise and knowledge I need to look at noise issues on my site. Castle, have at all times been supportive and attentive to us as a client."
Sharon Wheeler, Molson Coors - 2nd Aug 2011
"The course I found to be exactly what I was expecting and covered all aspects that I will require to carry out assessments when returning to work."
Mark Suckling, AWE PLC - 8th Nov 2011
"Lecturer Jarek made a sometimes technically complicated subject understandable to the delegates."
Michael Stevenson, Scottish Power - 27th Oct 2015
"Very good, educational and entertaining course, Many thanks."
Allan Wise, Huntsman Tioxide - 6th Nov 2012
"Good Venue, good instruction 2½ days maybe a little bit short."
Michael Wyn Jones, Celtest - 2nd Aug 2011
"An excellent well presented course with good group interaction. Great facilities, and comfortable stay."
Stuart Green, Morgan Sidall - 2nd Aug 2011
"Very well delivered course by Chris would recommend to others."
Nigel Denning, GKN Autostructures - 4th Feb 2014
"Enjoyed Environmental noise course, veryrelaxed learning environment. Presenter Jarek Gil provided an in depth knowledge of subject matter. Good mix of practical work to ensure understanding and application of theory."
Jim Denholm, Scottish Power - 27th Oct 2015
This is a random sample of the 20 testimonials we have for the Managing Environmental Noise to BS4142 - Competent Persons Course.
"Good course, I learned a lot of new useful info hat will assist me in my HSE role. Chris is a very good teacher/instructor with vast knowledge in the vibration and noise subject. I enjoyed the pratical side of the course."
Dave Lavery, Altrad NSG - 31st May 2016
"Quite a long course but everything flowed well. Chris was a good teacher, kept everything informal, delivered well. Hotel was of highest calibre, would not hesitate to go with Castle Training."
Gregg Nash, WDH - 27th Sep 2011
"Jarek was very open to any questions & was very helpful. His knowlede of the subject was also very good & made the subject easy to understand, ensuring all attending the course were supported."
Ross Glover, North Lincolshire Coucil - 25th Feb 2016
"A highly informative and well constructed course."
Neil Blundell, Cummins on site course - 15th May 2018
"I found the course very beneficial and hope to use the valuable information gained. The trainer was very good and presented the information in a logical and progressive format. "
Stuart Davies, Serco - 23rd Sep 2014
"The course was very informative and included all the information I require to go back to my company and deal with the Hand Arm Vibration issue and consider the whole Body Vibration."
Rodney Wetton, Jeld-Wen UK - 13th Mar 2012
"I found this course to have a good friendly atmosphere, helpful and informative. It explained how and importantly why to do the formulas and to come away more competent in a job I was already doing. Well worth doing.!"
Chris Glosel, Broads Authority - 23rd Sep 2014
"Enjoyed the course and found it very useful. Facilities were very good. Very good book given and equipment very useful for refreshing further down the road. It is also very good to receive HSE books for further reference."
Graham Lake, FCC Environment - 5th Dec 2017
"Exceptionally well delivered course, made understandable by professional delivery and practical support."
Geoff Green, Serco - 3rd Feb 2015
"Well delivered, good information and discussion. Relevant to my employer and my personal development."
S Thompson, GKN Land Systems - 24th Sep 2013
This is a random sample of the 236 testimonials we have for the HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Interesting Course Material well presented. All questions answered, overall very good course."
Craig Weir, Nth Lanarkshire Council - 23rd Nov 2017
"Siuperb, well presented and very practical. Really opened our eyes.!!"
Barry Bourne, Thorlux Lighting - 18th Nov 2014
"Great presentation length of course training great."
Andrew Birch , City Hospitals Sunderland - 3rd Nov 2015
"Highly recommend the course as an awarness into to HAVS. Pitched just right for me to understand bit of background and how it works. Good venue/lunch friendly atmosphere. Thanks!."
Amy Taylor, RWE Npower - 20th May 2014
"Really good training. Chris made the course good."
Robert Marshall , Nth Lanarkshire Council - 23rd Nov 2017
"Thought provoking and practical, good to see new products. Brought my knowledge and skills up to date."
Karl Mills, Walsall Council - 18th Nov 2014
"A well constructed training course. Full of relevant contentwhich I will be able to use in my workplace - many thanks"
Andy Pearson, Topdrill Limited - 12th May 2015
"Competent and knowledgeable."
Tony Dean, Halton Borough Council - 12th May 2015
"A concise course ideal for line managers to understand HAV and WMV legislation and requirements upon them and te company."
Dan Lake , Jeld-Wen - 3rd Nov 2015
"The course was very well structured and was delivered in a manner that engaged attendees. Simon knows a lot about the subject matter and the atmosphere was relaxed. Very good course."
Gerard McLaughlan, Balfour Beatty Rail - 20th May 2014
This is a random sample of the 69 testimonials we have for the Hand Arm Vibration One Day Course.
"Already attended your 3 day Competency Course some time ago and interesting to keep up with latest legistation and recommendations to improve testing & recording requirements."
Bob Bishop, Edniburgh Council - 27th Apr 2015
"Excellent presentation, well delivered. Thank you."
Lee King, Acco - 27th Apr 2015
"Well presented refresher webinar. Concise and easy to understand. Great update"
Janice Dodge, - 27th Apr 2015
"Very interesting webinar and will definately help me with reviewing this area with our clients in the future."
Karl Curtis, Chubb - 27th Apr 2015
"Very iformative seminar."
John Grech, - 27th Apr 2015
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Hand Arm Vibration Webinar.
"Presentation flowed out of Mac's experience which was enjoyable and helpful."
Malcolm Honeysett, Middlesborough College - 13th Nov 2012
"Very knowledgeable presenters, clarified a lot of dark areas."
Ann Merriman, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"Excellent course - well delivered."
Robert Thomson, JTC Furniture Group - 13th Nov 2012
"Enjoyed the course."
Anabela de Abreu, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"Enjoyable course. Good mix of students, relaxed atmosphere."
Alasdair MacConnell, Argyll and Bute Council - 1st Jul 2014
"I found the course very good and very informative, course trainer was excellent."
Teri Hackett, Reckitt Benckiser - 13th Nov 2012
"Very well accepted, treated very well, very organised, very nice dinner. Simon was an excellent host."
Taraq Hussain, the Hearing Clinic - 1st Jul 2014
"Excellent course with a very good tutor 'Mac' a wealth of experience to impact and does so with gusto!! Very enjoyable."
Sharron Lowrie, EMI Company Limited - 21st Feb 2012
"It was a good course and fulfilled my objective of attending the course, a good instructor."
Abdulelah Algheilani, Oman Lng - 13th Nov 2012
"Great course. Mac is a very good coach, money well spent. Came to the course a novice and left competent!!"
Simon Tuffey, P & B Metal Components Ltd. - 21st Feb 2012
This is a random sample of the 26 testimonials we have for the Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course.
"Steve Marshall was an excellent tutor and the course covered Noise at Work fully. I would fully recommend this course for anyone who will be involved in noise assessments at their company."
William Fitzpatrick, Augean PLC - 27th Nov 2012
"Having attended a number of courses over the years with varied companies, the Noise at Work course was delivered in the right manor taking into account of all the varied learning styles. The overall experience was excellent which made a great learning experience and would recommend Castle to anyone who requires the skills that they can provide."
Shane Berry, HMP Wakefield - 16th Jul 2013
"Tutor excellent, and class room very good."
Mark Painter, Anglian Windows - 13th May 2014
"Really good course tutor was clear and course very well delivered. Made to feel welcome and relaxed would recommend to others."
Patricia Logan, Bernard Mathews Foods Limited - 15th Jan 2013
"Very good course with an excellent tutor"
Martin Butt, Cummins on site course - 11th Jul 2017
"The course provides by Castle ‘Competent Person Noise at Work Risk Assessment' is in my opinion excellent. Castle have got the balance right between theory and the practical application of the principles. The course tutors were excellent and were able the answers to difficult question. The location for the delivery of the courses is first class which can include accommodation in 4* premises. In summery a well delivered excellent course that does what it says on the tin. Everything is provided from study materials to providing a scientific calculator!"
Bryan Higgins, West Midlands Police Federation - 12th Jul 2011
"Stephen was really good, enjoyed the course did need three days to cover everything."
Vince Allen, Castle Group Limited - 29th Nov 2011
"Well structured and well presented course."
John Peniston, Dunhills (Pontefract) PLC - 16th Jul 2013
"The course has been excellent. Steve Marshall took time to ensure it was understood. The pace was right and detail good. I would recommend a Castle Course to any one in my company. Many thanks for a great course!"
Adrian Steinkamp, Carillion - 12th Jul 2011
"The course was well presented and enjoyable. The trainer was excellent and obviously has extensive knowledge of his subject, which was enthusiastically presented."
Nikki Skedgell, Mid & West Wales Fire Service - 22nd Mar 2011
This is a random sample of the 237 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Very helpful at explaining the basics and the necessary action."
Jill Yeates, Lewes - 28th Apr 2015
"Excellent presentation again. The presenter was very knowledgeable and delivered the content in an easy to understand way. Thank you."
Lee King, Acco - 28th Apr 2015
"Very useful/informative. Will definately help me in my role as an insurance risk assessor."
Karl Curtis, Chubb - 28th Apr 2015
"Concise and clear content and guidance"
Mark Robinson, Thermacore - 28th Apr 2015
"Very enjoyable and informative webinar"
Rees Davies, Ledwood - 28th Apr 2015
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work Webinar.
"Well presented course delivered very well by Stephen."
Richard Dobson, SSE at Keadby - 20th Apr 2017
"Brilliantly informative day, light easy and fun. Thanks "
Adam Leeman, Building Products Design Ltd - 21st May 2014
"Very informative and will help me to understand better external noise assessments."
Matthew Evison, PHS Group - 19th Nov 2014
"Very Interesting Thanks."
Doug Lovatt, BASF UK Ltd - 21st May 2014
"Very enjoyable course made easy to understand."
Diane McCarthy, - 21st May 2014
"Great course, very educational."
Ashley Grainger, SSE at Keadby - 8th Jun 2017
"The noise awareness course was well planned and suited our needs. The course was presented in a way that engaged everyone within the team and created a memorable educational day. Good practical session to put new knowledge into practice."
Janet Woolley, Chivas Brothers - 16th Mar 2016
"I thought todays course was more beneficial to myself than day1. Although the HAVS course was good I enjoyed today because I felt there was more interaction and group involvement."
Andy Brunt, Secas Training Association Ltd - 4th Nov 2015
"Gives a good starting point for noise reduction and management."
Sean Rodgers, St Ledger Homes - 21st May 2014
"Good refresher course, liked your demonstrations."
Jacki Rhodes, Babcock - 19th Nov 2014
This is a random sample of the 51 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work One Day Course.
What our delegates say
"The course was very informative and included all the information I require to go back to my company and d..."
Rodney Wetton, Jeld-Wen UK
13th Mar 2012
HAVS and Whole Body
"Very informative, programme well delivered and great location...."
Aaron Pears, Sodexo
20th Mar 2018
Noise At Work
"I feel the course was well delivered and has given me the confidence and knowledge needed to carry the no..."
Lizi Sayner, ABP Immingham
1st Feb 2017
Noise At Work
"Enjoyable 3day course at a lovely venue. Very interesting & useful...."
Rebecca Holmes, Serco Ltd
23rd May 2017
Noise At Work
"Thanks to everyone at Castle Academy, thanks Jarek for being a wonderful teacher...."
Adam Elford, Air Tool Services
25th Apr 2017
HAVS and Whole Body