- 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
"Considerable knowledge acquired during course. Tutors delivered the course very effectively."
Marfred Bugeja, Ministry for Transport & Infrastructure Malta - 21st Apr 2015
"By the end of the course I feel equipped to carry out dust monitoring"
Gary Millward, Middlesborough college - 18th Oct 2016
"Very well run course, with highly experienced trainer and a great experience "
Richard Hollows, Makin Metal Powders Ltd - 9th May 2017
"Good course , well presented, Steve has an ease of training that makes the course very interestingand informative."
Simon Waye, ATS Euromaster - 29th Oct 2013
"Very relaxed course, knowledgeable tutors , facilities good."
Paul Smith, DVSA - 20th Oct 2015
"Castle provided an excellent training from start to finish, plenty of opportunity to ask questions, go elements & time to use the equipment. Looking forward to putting my learning into practice!"
Ashleigh Goss, DVSA - 9th May 2017
"Very Interesting and enjoyable course."
Derek Robson, Chep Uk - 22nd Oct 2015
"Very good course, right pace, and clear explanation on all subject matter. Has helped me to understand much more clear all aspects of monitoring. Very good tutor and host professional approach."
Stuart Hodge, RHI - 21st Oct 2014
"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
"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
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
"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
"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
"Great insight into the world and requirements of COSHH and air monitoring."
David Allen, Getrag Ford Transmissions - 14th May 2015
"Very good course , covers a wide range of areas."
Paul Vickers, ELAS UK - 5th Nov 2015
"Updated my knowledge and identified some points to take back."
Karl Mills, Walsall Council - 20th Nov 2014
"Very informative, great starter level course."
Colin Robinson, ELAS UK - 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
"Very interesting course, which engages the participants to discuss and share their experiences."
Matthew Riley, The Binding Site Group - 3rd Jun 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
"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 interesting webinar"
Pedro Garces, Global Control - 29th Apr 2015
"very informative and a great taster to the subject "
Derek Robson, Chep - 29th Apr 2015
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling Webinar.
"I found the course very informative and helpful having no prior knowledge on the subject."
Craig Noble, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
"Very informative, however refer more practical as that is how I learn more."
Dan Rutherford, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 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
"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
"I found this course to be very informative and thought provoking. It was delivered very professionally and in a well structured manner. I found the Castle Group to be very thorough in the material it provided and the supplies given to individuals. I would recommend this company to anyone who requires training, technical assistance or equipment"
Sean Ogden, Mistras Group - 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
"Very knowlegable instructor with good experience in the field."
Dom Beever, Mistras Group - 13th Sep 2016
"Good level of technical experience and real scenarios for the subject. Started from base level"
Maya Rowland, 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
This is a random sample of the 14 testimonials we have for the Electromagnetic Fields In A Day.
"A very informative webinar providing a good introduction to BS4142 - made me want to learn more."
Ben Taylor, Lkrisk - 7th Aug 2015
"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 interesting but missed first 35 minutes due to sound difficulties. Very interested to receive full recording when available. "
Robert Hope, BHPMS - 7th Aug 2015
"Very informative - clear, and great to have the relevent pdf notes to accompany the webinar"
Nancy Archer, Perkins - 7th Aug 2015
This is a random sample of the 4 testimonials we have for the Environmental Noise Webinar.
"Good course, work folders consise and informative. Great venue hotel and town."
Gordon Lines, ISO Enigma solutions Ltd - 2nd Aug 2011
"Course very relevant and well executed. Made it interesting, accommodation and hospitality excellent."
Ged Robinson, GKN Autostructure - 4th Feb 2014
"Very good course well explained by Chris."
Iolo Owen, Celtest - 2nd Aug 2011
"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
"Very interesting, have learnt a lot coming from a position of knowing nothing. Thank You "
Sandra Sandon, Worcestershire County Council - 2nd Aug 2011
"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
"Lecturer kept a monotorious subject interesting and enjoyable. Course notes are helpful to refer to for future reports."
Will Vernon, Castle Group Limited - 4th Feb 2014
"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
"Very good, educational and entertaining course, Many thanks."
Allan Wise, Huntsman Tioxide - 6th Nov 2012
"The Environmental Noise Training course was very informative, good theory and extremely useful practical demo's. Would recommend the course to get a good understanding of environmental noise assessment."
David Burrell, Marshalls - 27th Oct 2015
This is a random sample of the 20 testimonials we have for the Managing Environmental Noise to BS4142 - Competent Persons Course.
"Very intersting and information course. Although there are plenty of resources to carry out the assesments, the undertsanding of the principles were beneficial. Jarek carried out the course at a good pace, extremely helpful. Some of the pictures/ diagrams in course notes are hard to see. Overall very good course."
Mick Lewis, North Lincolshire Coucil - 25th Feb 2016
"Well-structured and delivered. Information easy to understand."
Mick Burns, PD Ports - 17th Jun 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
"Very interesting course, would recommend this course to others."
Peter Smith, Knowsley Borough Council - 17th Jun 2014
"Great few days, very informative, well led and delivered by course tutor."
David Allen, Getrag Ford Transmissions - 23rd Mar 2013
"I have got a lot from the course, it is going to be very helpful in my role back at the factory."
Darren Swift, British Sugar PLC - 24th Sep 2013
"As always first class, venue and training covered all points in easy understandable way. Took away lots from this course. Many thanks to all involved."
David Brannoch, Dumfries and Galloway Council - 17th Apr 2018
"Excellent and informative course for what is a challenging, but crucial subject matter. Wonderful venue which made the learning process so much easier. Thank You."
Andy Carling, Svantek Limited - 23rd Jun 2015
"Very detailed course. Good practical and thanks for the help with calcs."
Tyrone Taylor, Worlifts - 3rd Dec 2013
"Excellent course + Instructor. Having used the HAV onitoring kit before I can comfortably say te kit is excellent + user friendly"
Paul Hemingway, Altrad NSG - 31st May 2016
This is a random sample of the 236 testimonials we have for the HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Easy to understand presentation of information. Enough information provided to give understanding of the issue."
Mike Holland, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Interesting with a good balance of practical examples and suggestins."
Kay Moss, Muntons PLC - 18th Nov 2014
"Clear explanation of terminology made understanding content easier. Good practical sessions."
Ivan Davies, Davies Associated Ltd - 18th Nov 2014
"Very helpful tutor, informative course."
Robbie Mulholland , Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Great course, well presented and concise but informative."
Duncan Michell, 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
"Good course the instructor was good and down to earth."
John McCulloch, Nth Lanarkshire Council - 23rd Nov 2017
"Excellent Course, Very informative"
Dave King, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Very good course full of information and east to understand."
William Watterson, Nth Lanarkshire Council - 23rd Nov 2017
"Informative course and enjoyable. Great introduction to the world of HAVS and the requirements of an employer."
Neil Timpany, Heil Farid European Company Ltd. - 3rd Nov 2015
This is a random sample of the 69 testimonials we have for the Hand Arm Vibration One Day Course.
"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
"Well presented refresher webinar. Concise and easy to understand. Great update"
Janice Dodge, - 27th Apr 2015
"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
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Hand Arm Vibration Webinar.
"Outstanding, learned a great deal confirmed prior knowledge. Great tutor., cheers."
Chris Leggett, NSK Bearings Europe Limited - 12th Nov 2015
"Course was brilliant, I really enjoyed it the tutor was absolutely competent and answered all my questions."
Rosen Andreev, ABP Ellesmere - 15th Feb 2011
"Well organized, great hospitality. Good in-depth knowledge on the subject."
Andrea Weatherly, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"Very knowledgeable presenters, clarified a lot of dark areas."
Ann Merriman, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"A very welcoming and friendly group of people. I now feel enthusiastic and confident in implementing an effective haring conservation scheme."
Hayley Lancaster, Forza Foods - 1st Jul 2014
"An excellent format over 3 days to ensure we are equipped to provide a quality serviceto our employees and the company."
Ian Booth , Safestyle UK - 12th Nov 2015
"Thank you for an interesting informative course. I feel I have learnt the best practice and can go and set up an audiometric programme confident that we will get it right."
Heidi Moore, Bernard Mathews Foods - 2nd Jul 2013
"Enjoyable course. Good mix of students, relaxed atmosphere."
Alasdair MacConnell, Argyll and Bute Council - 1st Jul 2014
"Excellent trainer, very much enjoyed no death by power-point."
Kevin Shaw, Lancaster City Council - 13th Nov 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
This is a random sample of the 26 testimonials we have for the Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course.
"I found the course to be informative and enjoyable. Well presented in an interesting way. Excellent course material."
Jon Good, ABP Immingham - 1st Feb 2017
George Hall, Bombardier - 11th Mar 2014
"A really good, well relaxed course, would like to have had a bit more of the pre course study not just be prepared but to reference after the course. A copy of the PowerPoint presentation isn't enough for me, as there is no explanation to the slider. An idiots guide to the arithmatics would also be a benefit for later reference. Excellent idea for the first night dinner. The venue is also excellent."
Lee Brown, OJ Safety Solutions - 28th Mar 2017
"I attended the Noise at Work Competent Person Course it was thoroughly enjoyable, very informative and well organized I particularly enjoyed working through and practicing the provided example."
Martin Atkins, Altro Limited - 27th Nov 2012
"Very good presenter with great all round knowledge of course module was also very good and clear with a friendly helpful approach. Which resulted in a easy going course. Good time scale and support information delivered."
David Carruthers, Cummins on site course - 11th Jul 2017
"The course was very well run, the trainer was one of the best I have had. We got looked after from start to finish. The hotel was the best and I will be looking at more courses in the future with Castle."
Dave Brambill, Caterpillar UK - 28th Mar 2017
"Enjoyed the course, gave me the knowledge that I needed to feel competent to both conducting hearing measurements & check our hearing protection is correct. Also although to challenge external reports. The course was extremely professional presented and time frame and content was very well planned."
Gillian Vellam, GPS PE PIPE System - 3rd Oct 2017
"A Very enjoyable and interesting course"
Andy Cook, SSE - 26th Jan 2016
"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
"Stephen was a brilliant course leader, very good pace, easy to approach and explained everything well. Course very useful would recommend."
Lucy Gordon, Romec - 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
"Very enjoyable and informative webinar"
Rees Davies, Ledwood - 28th Apr 2015
"Concise and clear content and guidance"
Mark Robinson, Thermacore - 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
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work Webinar.
"Well presented, informative course."
Ivan Tibble, Qualter Hall & Co Limited - 21st May 2014
"Interesting lots to think about."
Kay Moss, Muntons PLC - 19th Nov 2014
"A very informative session, delivered by a very knowledgeable team."
Paul Foster, Places for People - 21st May 2014
"Brilliantly informative day, light easy and fun. Thanks "
Adam Leeman, Building Products Design Ltd - 21st May 2014
"A very interesting course explaining the technical workings of the ear, how to protect them and how to use a noise meter. Touching on law/regulations I found interesting."
Nicholas Probert, SSE at Keadby - 8th Jun 2017
"Very enjoyable course made easy to understand."
Diane McCarthy, - 21st May 2014
"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 all round knowledge of noise induced hearing loss, . enjoyed the course leaving me wanting to learn more. Thank You !"
Philippa Sutton, HAV Control Ltd - 21st May 2014
"Simon presented a well balance coursefull of relevent legislation, testing techniques and presentations, in a clear and precise manner, providing all required information to assist in learning and understanding the course."
David Greig, Forbo Flooring UK Limited - 4th Nov 2015
"Good course, well presented."
Darren Parker, SSE at Keadby - 8th Jun 2017
This is a random sample of the 51 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work One Day Course.
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