- 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
"Good course content, well presented."
Richard Powell, RWE Npower - 8th Apr 2014
"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
"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
"Very relaxed course, knowledgeable tutors , facilities good."
Paul Smith, DVSA - 20th Oct 2015
"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
Derek Cliffe, Cliffe Consulting Services - 21st Oct 2015
"Very good course delivered by a very good instructor."
Howard Carr, Cleveland Potash Limited - 21st Oct 2014
"Course was very well presented, hand outs and demos also very good. All questions answered and explained."
Rob Jellyman, Adams Construction - 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
"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
This is a random sample of the 38 testimonials we have for the Practical Air Sampling for COSHH Competent Course.
"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
"Informative and interesting. Thank you"
Louise Roberts, PTL Occupation Hygiene Consultants - 3rd Jun 2014
"Good information given over the day about the content"
Nick Buckley, High Peaks Scaffolding - 5th Nov 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
"Ecellent course. Well delivered by both speakers, would highly recommend."
Anthony Fletcher , Joy Global UK Limited - 14th May 2015
"Updated my knowledge and identified some points to take back."
Karl Mills, Walsall Council - 20th Nov 2014
"Thank you I now have an insight into Air Sampling."
Philippa Sutton, HAV Control Limited - 3rd Jun 2014
"Very good introduction to air-sampling."
Jim Moss, Eldridge-Moss Limited - 20th Nov 2014
"Excellent informative course, well worth attending"
Derek Robson, Chep - 14th May 2015
This is a random sample of the 22 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling and COSHH One Day Course.
"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
"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
"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.
"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
"Well organised course, great accomodatioin and good to share experience with other candidates. "
Maureen Connolly, Safety Boss - 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 the course very informative and helpful having no prior knowledge on the subject."
Craig Noble, 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
"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
"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
"Very informative, however refer more practical as that is how I learn more."
Dan Rutherford, 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
This is a random sample of the 14 testimonials we have for the Electromagnetic Fields In A Day.
"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
"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
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
"Well presented, very informative, good grounding in the subject."
Edward Taylor, Rentavent - 6th Nov 2012
"This course was really good, well presented, covering all requirements necessary to complete the required assessments. The planning and administration was excellent, the presenter very knowledgeable and extremely helpful. I would recommend Castle for any Noise Associated Course."
Brian Davies, Zotefoams PLC - 8th Nov 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
"Very good course well explained by Chris."
Iolo Owen, Celtest - 2nd Aug 2011
"Course very relevant and well executed. Made it interesting, accommodation and hospitality excellent."
Ged Robinson, GKN Autostructure - 4th Feb 2014
"Very interesting, have learnt a lot coming from a position of knowing nothing. Thank You "
Sandra Sandon, Worcestershire County Council - 2nd Aug 2011
"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
"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
This is a random sample of the 20 testimonials we have for the Managing Environmental Noise to BS4142 - Competent Persons Course.
"Very good course, friendly and helpful, easy to read info."
Richard Moss, FCC Environment - 24th Sep 2015
"Coming on this course has provided me with an excellent understanding of HAND _ARM and Whole Body Vibration. This has better prepared me to introduce a strategy for the control of vibration within the business. Castle provided a fantastic learning environment with a tutor who made learning easy due to his solid subject knowledge."
Paul Tranter, Siemens Energy - 6th Dec 2011
"Castle have been excellent. The course organisation, content, delivery and quality was exemplary. Also, the course location, hotel and food were fantastic. I would definitely recommend Castle to anyone looking to gain experience or qualifications in this field."
Dave McIntosh, Mobile Mini - 17th Apr 2018
"A well laid out, well taught course."
Andy Sills, Dragonfly Consulting - 18th Jun 2013
"Good presentation. Enjoyed the extras, which were a nice touch. Would use as a training provider in the future."
Tim Doel, Staffordshire Fire & RescueService - 25th Sep 2012
"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
"I have really enjoyed the course from start to finish, The course provider is really welcoming, the instructor answered anything I asked and he has been really enjoyable."
Charlie Laycock, Sheffield Forge Masters - 25th Apr 2017
"Thank you for a lovely 3 days doing this course. I have learnt a lot in these 3 days. The hotel was nice with a fantastic view. The meals were also very nice. Thank You."
Sam Jones, Monmouthshire County Council - 6th Dec 2011
"Excellent materials provided on the course and delivery of the course content. Tutor has excellent knowledge on the subject and helped with practical issues in the workplace I came across. Venue and the location excellent, we were looked after really well from accommodation to meal times. Tuesday night meal with the group is are really nice touch."
Mark Daley, Wood Plc - 17th Apr 2018
"This was a brilliant course, well paced and thought provoking the information gained was excellent and will be used within our company."
A Bowdidge, Spectrum Property Care Ltd - 23rd Mar 2013
This is a random sample of the 236 testimonials we have for the HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Good course to give you a sound knowledge of HAVS and associated issues."
Daryl smallman, Grange Fencing Limited - 12th May 2015
"I enjoyed the course and found it knowledgeable and interesting."
Darrell Wood, Traceman - 20th May 2014
"Aimed at the right level clear and consise instructions, good venue, kept in time limits"
Mark Glover, Paragon Creative - 3rd Nov 2015
"I found it most interesting and practical. I would recommend this course to others."
Peter Corrigan, Thorlux Lighting - 18th Nov 2014
"Made HAVS easier to understand with a no nonsense back to basics approach."
Diane McCarthy, - 20th May 2014
"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
"Enjoyable course, well balanced with information on all aspects on HAVS and WBV. Thank you."
Philippa Sutton, HAV Control Limited - 20th May 2014
"Siuperb, well presented and very practical. Really opened our eyes.!!"
Barry Bourne, Thorlux Lighting - 18th Nov 2014
"Very informative, helpful advice on how to use HAVS recorders and implement the information."
Neville Keyworth, Bury Council - 20th May 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
"Well presented refresher webinar. Concise and easy to understand. Great update"
Janice Dodge, - 27th Apr 2015
"Very iformative seminar."
John Grech, - 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
"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.
"Excellent trainer, very much enjoyed no death by power-point."
Kevin Shaw, Lancaster City Council - 13th Nov 2012
"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
"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
"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
"Well organized, great hospitality. Good in-depth knowledge on the subject."
Andrea Weatherly, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"Presentation flowed out of Mac's experience which was enjoyable and helpful."
Malcolm Honeysett, Middlesborough College - 13th Nov 2012
"Very good course, material was very good. No words to describe the tutor."
Marisa Tavares, ABP Ellesmer - 15th Feb 2011
"Fantastic accommodation had fun, staff welcoming felt looked after well. Enjoyed the course learnt the subject – main objectives"
Penny Arnett, Bernard Mathews Foods - 2nd Jul 2013
This is a random sample of the 26 testimonials we have for the Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course.
"The course was excellent. The time spent with course work and practical was about right. The tutor was very knowledgeable and was open to questions throughout. Really enjoyable. Nothing to change."
Dave Irwin, GCHQ - 20th Mar 2018
"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
"The Noise at work course was very informative and very relevant to my occupation in the Chemical Industry. It covered everything I needed to aid compliance with the regs and allow me to produce a report that would be acceptable to the regulators. The course leader was professional and very knowledgeable. I would recommend this course."
Michelle Bell, Dow Haltermann - 24th May 2011
"Very informative, very professional. Well presented and brilliant atmosphere"
Sam Lambert, Air Power Products - 28th Nov 2017
"The training course was extremely helpful and fulfilled everything I expected from it. Castle give brilliant customer care and solve any issues or problems with any product on the phone or in person which is extremely useful."
Tom Rich, Dragonfly Acoustics - 10th Jan 2012
"I thought the course was well organised and presented. The pace of learning was right and the contents relevant and informative."
Andy Patterson, Sir Robert McAlpine - 23rd May 2017
"Well tailored and very informative."
Wayne Stock, Bernard Mathews Foods Limited - 30th Apr 2013
"I have really enjoyed the noise at work training course. Castle are very knowledgeable on the subject and are only too helpful to provide additional support and help. Stephen presented the course in a professional manner and I would recommend the course to future delegates. "
Fred Fower, Bodycote - 12th Jul 2011
"Really enjoyed the course, felt all presenters explained the process in a clear and easy to understand method. I would highly recommend the course."
Emmet McMullan, Barrett Steel - 17th Sep 2013
"Execellent and informed course. Valid learning aids, excellent instruction. Thorough and allowed for understanding by setting excellent pace"
Stuart Axcell, ABP Immingham - 1st Feb 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
"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.
"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
"Very good, well presented and kept it interesting."
Michael Witton, SSE at Keadby - 20th Apr 2017
"Enjoyable day which covered all aspects in regard to noise."
Peter Graham, Cooplands & Son Limited - 4th Nov 2015
"A very interesting course filled with plenty of information."
M Lockland, Timken Rail Services - 21st May 2014
"Excellent course content and presentation."
Jon Hazelgrove, BASF UK Ltd - 21st May 2014
"Very enjoyable course made easy to understand."
Diane McCarthy, - 21st May 2014
"Another first class course, lots of good information and easy friendly learning environment."
Rob Clarke, Broads Authority - 4th Nov 2015
"Good refresher course, liked your demonstrations."
Jacki Rhodes, Babcock - 19th Nov 2014
"Very Interesting Thanks."
Doug Lovatt, BASF UK Ltd - 21st May 2014
"The tutors course delivery was carried out professionally."
Carl Stark, 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.
What our delegates say
"Very professional trainer, friendly and knowledgeable staff. I would definitely recommend this course ..."
John Aughey, Total Safety Management
20th Jan 2015
Noise At Work
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Anthony Fletcher , Joy Global UK Limited
12th May 2015
HAVS In A Day
"Good course, well presented...."
Darren Parker, SSE at Keadby
8th Jun 2017
Noise In A Day
"Very good introduction to air-sampling...."
Jim Moss, Eldridge-Moss Limited
20th Nov 2014
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"Good course - lots of information in one day presented at a good pace. Simon certainly knows his stuff. ..."
J Brady, Tinken
20th May 2014
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