- 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 well run course, with highly experienced trainer and a great experience "
Richard Hollows, Makin Metal Powders Ltd - 9th May 2017
"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
"I found the course most enjoyable in a lovely surrounding. The course lecturer, Steve Lockwood was very professional and delivered the course with great enthusiasm."
Jason Day, EDF Energy - 29th Oct 2013
Derek Cliffe, Cliffe Consulting Services - 21st Oct 2015
"Very enjoyable course. Steve is very patient with the students."
David Schofield, Duo Plastics Limited - 30th Apr 2013
"Good course , well presented, Steve has an ease of training that makes the course very interestingand informative."
Simon Waye, ATS Euromaster - 29th Oct 2013
"A very knowledgeable lecturer, the course itself very interesting. Would recommend to others going into air"
Ketan Mistry, ATS Euromaster - 8th Apr 2014
"Lovely people as always, the other trainers were also great. Meal on the first night as always delicious. The Crown is a great venue as well."
Victoria Tosh, Cleveland Potash Limited - 21st Oct 2014
"I personally feel that the HAVS course which I previously attended was more complex & the tutor explained course notes in further detail. I think calculations need to be explained in more detail & written examples given in course notes."
Jonathan Debon , Ministry for Transport & Infrastructure Malta - 21st Apr 2015
"A very in-depth course, very enjoyable course, with good friendly tutor."
Tony Woodhouse, Norse commercial Services - 21st Oct 2014
This is a random sample of the 38 testimonials we have for the Practical Air Sampling for COSHH Competent Course.
"Excellent informative course, well worth attending"
Derek Robson, Chep - 14th May 2015
"Excellent course content, delivered to give full understanding of the subject."
Jon Hazelgrove, BASF PLC - 3rd Jun 2014
"Excellent one day course giving overview of air content it's measurement and control."
Bob Hope, BHPMS Health & Safety - 20th Nov 2014
"This has been another eye opening and brain-teasing course which has been well delivered. When you thought you had a handle on the subject matter, along comes another fresh bit of info, which has been gratefully received. Well packaged, well done."
Neil Files, In House Training and Consultancy - 14th May 2015
"Very good introduction to air-sampling."
Jim Moss, Eldridge-Moss Limited - 20th Nov 2014
"Very good course , covers a wide range of areas."
Paul Vickers, ELAS UK - 5th Nov 2015
"Interesting session, complicated on some areas. Staff are very friendly, helpful and will try their upmost to help you understand."
Corrie Nicholson, Hull College - 3rd Jun 2014
"Updated my knowledge and identified some points to take back."
Karl Mills, Walsall Council - 20th Nov 2014
"Very interesting course, which engages the participants to discuss and share their experiences."
Matthew Riley, The Binding Site Group - 3rd Jun 2014
"Very informative, great starter level course."
Colin Robinson, ELAS UK - 5th Nov 2015
This is a random sample of the 22 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling and COSHH One Day Course.
"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 informative and gives a good introduction of the topic."
Robin Jull, Lenham - 29th Apr 2015
"very informative and a great taster to the subject "
Derek Robson, Chep - 29th Apr 2015
"Informative and pitched at right level for basic understanding "
Mark Robinson, Thermacore - 29th Apr 2015
"Very interesting webinar"
Pedro Garces, Global Control - 29th Apr 2015
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling Webinar.
"Very interesting course, well presented by knowledgable trainer in a way that was easy to understand."
Iain Harrison, Arco - 18th Sep 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
"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
"Good level of technical experience and real scenarios for the subject. Started from base level"
Maya Rowland, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
"I found the course very informative and helpful having no prior knowledge on the subject."
Craig Noble, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
"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 informative, however refer more practical as that is how I learn more."
Dan Rutherford, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
"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
"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 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
"Very informative - clear, and great to have the relevent pdf notes to accompany the webinar"
Nancy Archer, Perkins - 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 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.
"Course was set at the right level with instructors that had hands on operational experience. All guest speakers were well versed in noise assessments and gave real life examples."
John Murphy, Scottish Power - 27th Oct 2015
"Very good, educational and entertaining course, Many thanks."
Allan Wise, Huntsman Tioxide - 6th Nov 2012
"Very good course well explained by Chris."
Iolo Owen, Celtest - 2nd Aug 2011
"Well presented, very informative, good grounding in the subject."
Edward Taylor, Rentavent - 6th Nov 2012
"Very interesting, have learnt a lot coming from a position of knowing nothing. Thank You "
Sandra Sandon, Worcestershire County Council - 2nd Aug 2011
"Course very relevant and well executed. Made it interesting, accommodation and hospitality excellent."
Ged Robinson, GKN Autostructure - 4th Feb 2014
"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
"Good course, work folders consise and informative. Great venue hotel and town."
Gordon Lines, ISO Enigma solutions Ltd - 2nd Aug 2011
"Good Venue, good instruction 2½ days maybe a little bit short."
Michael Wyn Jones, Celtest - 2nd Aug 2011
"Well organised, well run course a very effective learning course."
Bill Sweenie, Exxon Mobile - 2nd Aug 2011
This is a random sample of the 20 testimonials we have for the Managing Environmental Noise to BS4142 - Competent Persons Course.
"This was a very well organized course, which I enjoyed and would thoroughly recommend it."
Edward Worsley, Staffordshire Fire & RescueService - 25th Sep 2012
"Good instructor, kept well engaged."
Mark Balmer, Balmers Garden Machinery Ltd - 2nd Dec 2014
"The course was excellent from start to finish. Jarek Gil was an excellent teacher who delivered the materials clearly and in detail. Brilliant materials and practical exercises."
Kevin McAughrey, Altrad NSG - 5th Dec 2017
"What a thoroughly great course, both informative and enjoyable. I would recommend this ourse to anyone with responsibilities for managing or monitiring vibration in the workplace."
Mark Forbes, Wakefield & District Housing - 21st Apr 2015
"An excellent course, delivered by a professional and highly knowledgeable trainer in a readily understandable format. Friendly people in a great location and fab hotel. I would recommend this course to anyone who needs to manage hand arm vibration & whole body vibration at work."
Robert Taylor, Plymouth Community Homes - 7th Feb 2017
"The course was interesting and practical. I feel confident in applying the knowledge learnt in my work environment."
Neal Gilbert, Acoustic Associates - 6th Dec 2011
"Enjoyed the course, thank you. I would definitely recommend this course to anybody who benefit from it."
Devon Chambers, Air Power Products - 12th Sep 2017
"Course was very informative and will be useful when carrying out HAVS assessment."
George Guy, RWE Npower - 3rd Dec 2013
"During the course I felt the manner in which the course was delivered gave everyone a good understanding of a previously unknown subject. I would like to take this opportunity to thank Chris (course tutor) and also Simon MD of Castle for their excellent service."
Mark Schaschku, Doncaster's Aerospace - 14th Jun 2011
"Chris from Acoustic Associates delivered a very informative and enjoyable course."
John Virgo, Telford & Wrekin Services Limited - 3rd Feb 2015
This is a random sample of the 236 testimonials we have for the HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Competent and knowledgeable."
Tony Dean, Halton Borough Council - 12th May 2015
David Pearson, Permoid Industries Limited - 3rd Nov 2015
"Course was long enough and instructor kept us involved."
Michael Condron, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Excellent Course, tutor explained everything well at a good pace>"
J Colman, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Really good course, very informative and interesting, will be usefull for me in future when companies are requesting HAV assessment. Good practical use of vibration assessment equipment and its relevance to industrial and commercial applications."
Andrew Beevers, HS Direct - 20th May 2014
"Today's presentation has been very informative. Simon has been very helpful, knowledgeable and entertaining. I would recommend this course to anyone wanting to learn more in a friendly environment."
Rich Growcott, Halcyon Environmental - 18th Nov 2014
"A worthwhile course with interesting presentation and practical side for taking readings."
S Routledge, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"An informative and in depth course for novice and expert alike."
Craig Elstob, Siemens Power Generation - 3rd Nov 2015
"The course has been useful on understanding, managed HAV in the work place. "
Michelle Tinsley, Stoke on Trent Council - 18th Nov 2014
"A really informative course, delivered by extremely knowledgeable team."
Paul foster, Places for People - 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
"Very interesting webinar and will definately help me with reviewing this area with our clients in the future."
Karl Curtis, Chubb - 27th Apr 2015
"Well presented refresher webinar. Concise and easy to understand. Great update"
Janice Dodge, - 27th Apr 2015
"Excellent presentation, well delivered. Thank you."
Lee King, Acco - 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.
"Very knowledgeable presenters, clarified a lot of dark areas."
Ann Merriman, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"Would like the course to be held in London."
Ahmed SaldAlhafsi, Oman Lng - 13th Nov 2012
"Excellent course - well delivered."
Robert Thomson, JTC Furniture Group - 13th Nov 2012
"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
"Really enjoyed the course and the way it was conducted. Very professional tutor and Mac's knowledge is very precious in order to understand the material."
Agata Strzalka, Forza Foods - 1st Jul 2014
"Excellent trainer, very much enjoyed no death by power-point."
Kevin Shaw, Lancaster City Council - 13th Nov 2012
"I found the course very good and very informative, course trainer was excellent."
Teri Hackett, Reckitt Benckiser - 13th Nov 2012
"Enjoyable course. Good mix of students, relaxed atmosphere."
Alasdair MacConnell, Argyll and Bute Council - 1st Jul 2014
"Well organized, great hospitality. Good in-depth knowledge on the subject."
Andrea Weatherly, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"I recently attended my second 'Castle' training course and was not surprised at the professionalism at which this course was delivered- as usual first class."
Gary crane, P & B Metal Components - 8th Jul 2015
This is a random sample of the 26 testimonials we have for the Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course.
"Great course material, training style and concise to the information needed. "
Emma Fisher, Stagecoach Uk - 18th Jul 2017
"Very Good course, well presented lovely environement as always!"
Victoria Tosh, ICL UK - 28th Nov 2017
"An excellent course, I was a bit doubtful prior to attending with regards to the math's involved, but due to the excellent instruction it was made very simple and easy to understand."
John Flannagan, Diamond Offshore - 17th Jul 2012
"Very good course delivered by an excellent instructor."
Howard Carr, Cleveland Potash Limited - 15th Jul 2014
Steve John-Ferrington, Stobart Rail Limited - 17th Jul 2012
"It was very interesting, well conducted and organised. Professional."
Joseph Abela, Ministry for Transport & Infrastructure Malta - 11th Mar 2014
"An excellent course, covered everything I needed to know with real life examples. A great venue and excellent hospitality."
Paul Willerton, QA - 17th Sep 2015
"I thought the course was very well presented with excellent course materials supplied. The tutor was thorough with exceptional knowledge of the subject matter which he put across in a manner which beginners could understand and easily gain a high level of knowledge very quickly."
Michael Wray, Bernard Mathews Foods Limited - 30th Apr 2013
"The course was very well presented, the trainer had excellent subject knowledge and all relevant information was included in clear hand outs. Location was very good and I would definitely recommend this course to others."
Cerian wood, Unilever - 25th Nov 2014
"I have used Castle for both noise training and noise meter calibration. The customer service and turn round time for the meter calibration were very good, good communication and very helpful. The noise training was very good , very informative and well delivered by knowledgeable staff."
Martin Atkins, ALTICO - 3rd Oct 2017
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
"Very useful/informative. Will definately help me in my role as an insurance risk assessor."
Karl Curtis, Chubb - 28th Apr 2015
"Very enjoyable and informative webinar"
Rees Davies, Ledwood - 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
"Concise and clear content and guidance"
Mark Robinson, Thermacore - 28th Apr 2015
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work Webinar.
"This was a refresher course for me. It was very well presented, the contents was excellent, as was the accomadation and catering. I wpould recommend this course to anyone looking to carry out noise surveys."
Nick Redpath, Northern Counties Safety Group - 28th Mar 2017
"Well presented, informative course."
Ivan Tibble, Qualter Hall & Co Limited - 21st May 2014
"Very good, well presented and kept it interesting."
Michael Witton, SSE at Keadby - 20th Apr 2017
"Good refresher course, liked your demonstrations."
Jacki Rhodes, Babcock - 19th Nov 2014
"Very enjoyable course made easy to understand."
Diane McCarthy, - 21st May 2014
"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
"A very good course, great knowledge from the instructor. Good all round course."
Warren Hayes, SSE at Keadby - 20th Apr 2017
"It was a very useful and interesting noise at work course. Stephen pitced the information st just the right level and was very easy to undesrtand."
Anna Hutchinson, Chivas Brothers - 16th Mar 2016
"Good level of knowledge for a one day course."
Heather Phillipson, Sheffield college - 19th Nov 2014
"Brilliantly informative day, light easy and fun. Thanks "
Adam Leeman, Building Products Design Ltd - 21st May 2014
This is a random sample of the 51 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work One Day Course.
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