- 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
"A very informative and well structured course. I feel I have the necessary skills to carry out sampling in my workplace& implement controls to minimise exposure to employees."
Gary Burdett, Quartzelec Limited - 1st Nov 2011
"Very well run course, with highly experienced trainer and a great experience "
Richard Hollows, Makin Metal Powders Ltd - 9th May 2017
"Really enjoyed the cours4e, tutor was very knowledgeable and able to answer all question, also course ran at just about the right pace."
Paul Millward, 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
"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
"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
"Extremely well delivered course which I found to be informative. Delivery of the course was released and all questions were encouraged."
Jason Weightman, MCL Medics - 18th Oct 2016
"Very enjoyable course. Steve is very patient with the students."
David Schofield, Duo Plastics Limited - 30th Apr 2013
"The course was very informative and Steve was open to any questions that needed to be answered or explained. Overall, a successful course. I know the others on the course enjoyed it thoroughly."
Chris Dunk, Castle Group Limited - 8th Apr 2014
Derek Cliffe, Cliffe Consulting Services - 21st Oct 2015
This is a random sample of the 38 testimonials we have for the Practical Air Sampling for COSHH Competent Course.
"Excellent one day course giving overview of air content it's measurement and control."
Bob Hope, BHPMS Health & Safety - 20th Nov 2014
"Interesting well delivered course."
Ivan Tibble, Qualter Hall & Company Limited - 3rd Jun 2014
"Excellent informative course, well worth attending"
Derek Robson, Chep - 14th May 2015
"Very informative, great starter level course."
Colin Robinson, ELAS UK - 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
"Updated my knowledge and identified some points to take back."
Karl Mills, Walsall Council - 20th Nov 2014
"Informative and interesting. Thank you"
Louise Roberts, PTL Occupation Hygiene Consultants - 3rd Jun 2014
Gary Marsden, G.P.Fume - 3rd Jun 2014
"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
"Very interesting. I would like to do three day course."
Dave Lovatt, BASF PLC - 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
"very informative and a great taster to the subject "
Derek Robson, Chep - 29th Apr 2015
"Very interesting webinar"
Pedro Garces, Global Control - 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
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling Webinar.
"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
"I found the course very informative and helpful having no prior knowledge on the subject."
Craig Noble, 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
"Informative course, well presented"
Steven Lewis, 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
"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
"Well organised course, great accomodatioin and good to share experience with other candidates. "
Maureen Connolly, Safety Boss - 18th Sep 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 knowlegable instructor with good experience in the field."
Dom Beever, Mistras Group - 13th Sep 2016
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
"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
"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.
"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
"Very good course well explained by Chris."
Iolo Owen, Celtest - 2nd Aug 2011
"Very well delivered course by Chris would recommend to others."
Nigel Denning, GKN Autostructures - 4th Feb 2014
"Well organised, well run course a very effective learning course."
Bill Sweenie, Exxon Mobile - 2nd Aug 2011
"Course very relevant and well executed. Made it interesting, accommodation and hospitality excellent."
Ged Robinson, GKN Autostructure - 4th Feb 2014
"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
"Good course, work folders consise and informative. Great venue hotel and town."
Gordon Lines, ISO Enigma solutions Ltd - 2nd Aug 2011
"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
"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
"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
This is a random sample of the 20 testimonials we have for the Managing Environmental Noise to BS4142 - Competent Persons Course.
"Very good course. Knowledgeable instructor"
Greg Kilmour, SPRUC - 27th Jun 2017
"Good experience ? beneficial to my role as training & customers on using HAV/WBV meters. A wealth of knowledge has been shared in a useful and concise way ? all practical."
Niamh O'Meatra, Assoft/Svantek UK - 25th Mar 2014
"Very interesting and informative course. The content came across in a very used friendly manner."
David Hodgkinson, DCH Presentations - 26th Nov 2015
"Spot on, enough details, knowledgeable, approachable tutor, good handouts, venue etc"
Paul Riordan, Venutor Corp - 27th Jun 2017
"It helps my style of learning to have all of the understanding of calculations behind meters. Chris's delivery is very good mainly because he can break down the technical stuff with his experience into simple principles and concepts. His practical advice is also welcome."
Jason Plass, E.ON - 3rd Dec 2013
"Good course. Very informative. Presented very well by Jarek. Hotel was a good location & very comfortable."
Tony Faircloth, HTL - 7th Feb 2017
"Very good course, friendly and helpful, easy to read info."
Richard Moss, FCC Environment - 24th Sep 2015
"Very informative course."
Richard Millington, Principal Power Tools - 18th Jan 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
"Enjoyable and informative course. Hospitality excellent as was organisation. Delivery of content very good but information on specific instruments delivered by Michael was somewhat repeated from general content. Very knowledgeable instructors."
Mark Griffiths, Michelin Tyre PLC - 2nd Dec 2014
This is a random sample of the 210 testimonials we have for the HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Very good course, well taught and mixed up with various types of training material. Definitely improved my knowledge in HAVS."
John Hopkinson, Derby County Council - 18th Nov 2014
"Enjoyable course, well balanced with information on all aspects on HAVS and WBV. Thank you."
Philippa Sutton, HAV Control Limited - 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
"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
"Very good presentation, put across in an excellent manner, would recommend this course to anyone."
M Lockland, Timken Rail Services - 20th May 2014
"Presented informative contents in a digestable manner for a novice in the subject matter."
Ross Growcott, Halcyon Environmental - 18th Nov 2014
"Now have a good understanding of the HAVS equipment and how we can use it in plant."
Mark Craven, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"The course has been useful on understanding, managed HAV in the work place. "
Michelle Tinsley, Stoke on Trent Council - 18th Nov 2014
"I decided to come on this course for CPD purposes. I actually believed I knew something of te subject matter but I have left today feeling and truly beleving I have now a decent level of knowledge. I look forward to putting I nto practice around our client sites."
Neil Files, In House Training and Consultancy - 12th May 2015
"Very useful course, practical and theory, good use of slides and hand units."
Paul Evison, Stoke on Trent Council - 18th Nov 2014
This is a random sample of the 63 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 iformative seminar."
John Grech, - 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
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
"Great course. I found it interesting, and enjoyed the training and the venue."
David Schofield, Duo Plastics Limited - 13th Nov 2012
"Enjoyed the course."
Anabela de Abreu, Bernard Mathews Foods - 13th Nov 2012
"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
"Enjoyable course. Good mix of students, relaxed atmosphere."
Alasdair MacConnell, Argyll and Bute Council - 1st Jul 2014
"Excellent course - well delivered."
Robert Thomson, JTC Furniture Group - 13th Nov 2012
"Very good course, material was very good. No words to describe the tutor."
Marisa Tavares, ABP Ellesmer - 15th Feb 2011
"It was a good course and fulfilled my objective of attending the course, a good instructor."
Abdulelah Algheilani, Oman Lng - 13th Nov 2012
"Course was brilliant, I really enjoyed it the tutor was absolutely competent and answered all my questions."
Rosen Andreev, ABP Ellesmere - 15th Feb 2011
This is a random sample of the 26 testimonials we have for the Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course.
"The course was very well presented. Plenty of time for questions and practice using the equipment. Valuable knowledge attained which will give me the necessary tools to carry out surveys at work. "
Dave Irwin, QA Limited - 12th Mar 2013
"Fantastic course. Breaks down the regulations into easily understood sections which are applicable to the worksite. Excellent instruction throughout, Thank You."
Rebecca Potter, Petrofac FM Ltd - 15th Jan 2013
"Very enjoyable coursed, delivered in relaxed manner which encouraged very good discussions."
Jason Weightman, MCL - Medics - 23rd May 2017
"Suggest additional worked example taking into account using the Leq to work out hearing protection. Most enjoyable course, wonderful venue, pleasurable time on meal out."
Liz Bridges, Bridgend County Borough Council - 27th Nov 2012
"Very good course delivered by an excellent instructor."
Howard Carr, Cleveland Potash Limited - 15th Jul 2014
"Stephen was really good, enjoyed the course did need three days to cover everything."
Vince Allen, Castle Group Limited - 29th Nov 2011
"I have really enjoyed the course on noise measurement. The joining instructions were clear, the accommodation was excellent and the delivery of the course was also excellent."
Juliette Pickering, Sentient - 23rd May 2017
"the course was great, what initially seemed lika a complez subject was taught in a very easy to understand way and gave me confience to now undertake noise monitoring in the workplace"
Emma Wares, JLL - 29th Nov 2016
"Came on to this course with no prior knowledge. It did seem confusing just looking at the formulas, but Steve explained these simply and easy to understand giving me the confidence in completing myself."
Nicola Bell, ABP Immingham - 1st Feb 2017
"Being a qualified H&S professional I thought I knew about Noise at Work!! Think again, these people are the pro's the training course reminded me of things I'd forgotten, but more importantly told me stuff I didn't know."
Tim Sager, Communisis SPS - 22nd Mar 2011
This is a random sample of the 214 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Very useful/informative. Will definately help me in my role as an insurance risk assessor."
Karl Curtis, Chubb - 28th Apr 2015
"Very helpful at explaining the basics and the necessary action."
Jill Yeates, Lewes - 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 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.
"Great course, very educational."
Ashley Grainger, SSE at Keadby - 8th Jun 2017
"Well presented course delivered very well by Stephen."
Richard Dobson, SSE at Keadby - 20th Apr 2017
"A very informative session, delivered by a very knowledgeable team."
Paul Foster, Places for People - 21st May 2014
"Again very informative and relevant for me and the company team."
Karl Mills, Walsall Council - 19th Nov 2014
"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
"The awareness session was very informative & enjoyable, Stephen made the session very interactive"
Bert Angus, 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
"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
"Interesting lots to think about."
Kay Moss, Muntons PLC - 19th Nov 2014
"Very Interesting Thanks."
Doug Lovatt, BASF UK Ltd - 21st May 2014
This is a random sample of the 51 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work One Day Course.
What our delegates say
"Course was great would highly recommend...."
Mark Goodall, Caterpillar Shrewsbury Limited
3rd Feb 2015
HAVS and Whole Body
"The course was very informative and well presented, they made me feel very welcom and at ease...."
Scott LeBoutillier, FCC Environment
24th Sep 2015
HAVS and Whole Body
"Course was very informative and will be useful when carrying out HAVS assessment...."
George Guy, RWE Npower
3rd Dec 2013
HAVS and Whole Body
"Course very relevant and well executed. Made it interesting, accommodation and hospitality excellent...."
Ged Robinson, GKN Autostructure
4th Feb 2014
Environmental Noise: “Handling Noise Complaints to BS4142” Competency Course
"Very enjoyable and well delivered...."
Mike Fleming, Knowsley Borough Council
17th Jun 2014
HAVS and Whole Body