- 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
"By the end of the course I feel equipped to carry out dust monitoring"
Gary Millward, Middlesborough college - 18th Oct 2016
"Good course , well presented, Steve has an ease of training that makes the course very interestingand informative."
Simon Waye, ATS Euromaster - 29th Oct 2013
James Pink, Cleveland Potash Limited - 1st May 2012
Derek Cliffe, Cliffe Consulting Services - 21st Oct 2015
"Excellent course covered all aspects of dust and solvent monitoring. I will now be capable of conducting my own monitoring."
David Neild, Carpenter Limited - 21st Oct 2014
"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
"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
"Considerable knowledge acquired during course. Tutors delivered the course very effectively."
Marfred Bugeja, Ministry for Transport & Infrastructure Malta - 21st Apr 2015
"Very informative course."
Stuart Jones, Crane Payment Solutions - 1st Nov 2011
"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 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
"Good information given over the day about the content"
Nick Buckley, High Peaks Scaffolding - 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 good introduction to air-sampling."
Jim Moss, Eldridge-Moss Limited - 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
"Great insight into the world and requirements of COSHH and air monitoring."
David Allen, Getrag Ford Transmissions - 14th May 2015
"Very interesting course, which engages the participants to discuss and share their experiences."
Matthew Riley, The Binding Site Group - 3rd Jun 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
"Ecellent course. Well delivered by both speakers, would highly recommend."
Anthony Fletcher , Joy Global UK Limited - 14th May 2015
"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
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
"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
"Informative and pitched at right level for basic understanding "
Mark Robinson, Thermacore - 29th Apr 2015
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Air Sampling Webinar.
"Informative course, well presented"
Steven Lewis, EE UK Ltd - 29th Aug 2017
"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
"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
"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
"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
"Good level of technical experience and real scenarios for the subject. Started from base level"
Maya Rowland, 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
"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
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
"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
"A very informative webinar providing a good introduction to BS4142 - made me want to learn more."
Ben Taylor, Lkrisk - 7th Aug 2015
This is a random sample of the 4 testimonials we have for the Environmental Noise Webinar.
"Course very relevant and well executed. Made it interesting, accommodation and hospitality excellent."
Ged Robinson, GKN Autostructure - 4th Feb 2014
"Course was kept very clear and concise, information broken down, very well presented handouts."
Aaron Priestly, Svantek - 11th Dec 2019
"Good course, work folders consise and informative. Great venue hotel and town."
Gordon Lines, ISO Enigma solutions Ltd - 2nd Aug 2011
"The course content, pace and structure was excellent and professionally delivered. Stephen Marshall has an excellent delivery style and shows a vast knowledge of the subject."
Simon Mason, Polypipe - 11th Nov 2021
"The training was absolutely brilliant, Stephen and Chris have a lot if depth and experience and managed to clearly communicate the complexity so I could understand. The training material was very good and as a result I now have a better understanding of the subject matter. Thank you very much."
Cornelius Du Plooy, Safety Genius - 23rd Jan 2020
"Course was really good, content was relevant and well delivered."
Andy Parks, ECL - 11th Nov 2021
"Very good course well explained by Chris."
Iolo Owen, Celtest - 2nd Aug 2011
"The course providers were excellent, friendly, helpful with a mix of theory and practical to make the material easier to understand."
Timoteus Du Plooy, Safety Genius - 23rd Jan 2020
"Well presented, very informative, good grounding in the subject."
Edward Taylor, Rentavent - 6th Nov 2012
"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
This is a random sample of the 30 testimonials we have for the Managing Environmental Noise to BS4142 - Competent Persons Course.
"I found this course very interesting indeed. Lots of interesting details were given. It was conducted professionally. It was easily well understood in a simple way."
Joseph Abala, Ministry for Transport & Infrastructure Malta - 23rd Sep 2014
"Excellent course which was well presented and informative. I was more than satisfied with the instruction, venue and pace of the course. ‘'Well done Castle''."
Frank Bailey, Spectrum Property Care Ltd - 23rd Mar 2013
"Good Informative and in depth course. Good quality hand outs. Some text colours on slides are hard to read at a distance, great trainer."
John Kerr, Natural England - 23rd May 2016
"The course attended was in depth but very educational."
John Sams, OGN Limited - 23rd Mar 2013
"Both Castle and Acoustic Associates provided a good course in a great location. Chris was an excellent tutor and took time to explain anything we did not fully understand."
Mark Bird, Magnox - 26th Nov 2015
"Great Venue, good tutor, excellent training tools, overall very good course."
Peter Tolley, Petrofac - 18th Jun 2013
"Well presented course."
Mark Houlton, Tool and Engineering Services - 4th Dec 2012
"Very good course and course material. Tutor excellent."
Derek Cliffe, Cliffe Consulting & Safety Services - 2nd Dec 2014
"Really well organised and ran course, helpful from the moment of booking till end of course. Treated really well while on the course. Was really impressed with the way Jarek broke down the equations. I've been on a lot of courses and don't think I've ever had someone break down the equations as well."
Martyn Chambers , Acoustic Associates Sussex - 5th Dec 2017
"This is my second course with Castle and it was as interesting and informative as before. The teaching is at a good level of understanding."
Julie Ellis, Magnox - 7th Feb 2017
This is a random sample of the 246 testimonials we have for the HAVS Vibration Training - Competent Persons Course.
"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
"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
"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
"A well presented course"
Brian McGuirk, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Presented informative contents in a digestable manner for a novice in the subject matter."
Ross Growcott, Halcyon Environmental - 18th Nov 2014
"Course very informative, not too long and kept interesting."
Tony McElroy, Jag Land Rover - 19th Jan 2017
"Very good presentation, put across in an excellent manner, would recommend this course to anyone."
M Lockland, Timken Rail Services - 20th May 2014
"Really good training course. Chris made the course easy to understand."
Paul Durham, Nth Lanarkshire Council - 23rd Nov 2017
"Excellent course. Training department Dianne Hamblin was more than helpful on several occasions to the point of emailing me te joining instrumctions the day prior to the event as I have been away from work."
Neil Hallam, Pullman Fleet services - 12th May 2015
"Great presentation length of course training great."
Andrew Birch , City Hospitals Sunderland - 3rd Nov 2015
This is a random sample of the 69 testimonials we have for the Hand Arm Vibration One Day Course.
"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
"Very interesting webinar and will definately help me with reviewing this area with our clients in the future."
Karl Curtis, Chubb - 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
This is a random sample of the 5 testimonials we have for the Hand Arm Vibration Webinar.
"Would like the course to be held in London."
Ahmed SaldAlhafsi, Oman Lng - 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
"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
"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
"The course was very informative with a relaxed teaching style. Mac put as a student at ease. Not only have I learnt the technical skills required but the knowledge to explain what I am doing as well."
Helen Capps, Pindar Group - 8th Jul 2015
"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
"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
"Fantastic training days, really enjoyed Leo's teaching style. Real experts in this field which is really benifical."
Jason King, Safestyle UK - 12th Nov 2015
"Excellent course - well delivered."
Robert Thomson, JTC Furniture Group - 13th Nov 2012
"I found the course very good and very informative, course trainer was excellent."
Teri Hackett, Reckitt Benckiser - 13th Nov 2012
This is a random sample of the 26 testimonials we have for the Audiometric Screening for Businesses - Competent Persons Course.
"Very thorough and easy to follow course. Course material provided useful and great for future use."
Alex Roberts, Mid West Wales Fire & Rescue - 25th Nov 2014
"The course was delivered professionally, with clarity in pleasant well equipped surroundings. Have no doubt that I am now equipped to carry out noise assessments competently and with confidence. Heartily recommended for anyone who needs to have these tools in their armoury."
Ian Clay, Cummins Turbo Technologies - 27th Nov 2012
"Very well presented course. Pitched at correct level of the attendants, well worth attending."
Rob McCarthy, Bodycote Limited - 25th Nov 2014
"Very interesting but intense and covers every aspect of Noise at Work. Enjoyable."
Janet Bell, Wakefield District Housing - 29th Nov 2011
"Very professional trainer, friendly and knowledgeable staff. I would definitely recommend this course it certainly improved my knowledge and confidence."
John Aughey, Total Safety Management - 20th Jan 2015
"The Noise at work course has been very informative, interesting and provides me with essential skills and knowledge so that I can deliver a noise R A service competently. It has been very enjoyable. The course lecturer has been very knowledgeable and open to the training needs of the delegates. Training aids and supporting materials excellent. Thank You.!"
Emma Coots, HMP Full Sutton - 27th Nov 2012
"This was well constructed course made understandable and at a good pace for learning. Instructor excellent."
Robert Stephenson, PPG Industries UK Ltd - 18th Jul 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
"Excellent course, made all the better by the quality of the lecturer. Everything explained clearly and not rushed. Would definitely recommend Stephen as an instructor. Castle's good organisation and hosting and would use again when looking at other relevant course."
Geoff Crown, SABIC - 22nd May 2018
"I thought the course was very well presented, well paced and with good hand outs."
Ian Dawson, Lancashire County Council - 22nd Mar 2011
This is a random sample of the 247 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work Training - Competent Persons Course.
"Concise and clear content and guidance"
Mark Robinson, Thermacore - 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 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 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.
"Very informative. Castle have really great and concise presentations. I feel a lot more confident in the fields I have learnt about this week."
Richard Growcott, Halcyon Environmental - 19th Nov 2014
"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
"Very informative and will help me to understand better external noise assessments."
Matthew Evison, PHS Group - 19th Nov 2014
"Very enjoyable course, well presented and very informative."
John Brady, Timken UK Limited - 21st May 2014
"Very Interesting Thanks."
Doug Lovatt, BASF UK Ltd - 21st May 2014
"Very good and informative . Thank You "
Paul Davison, Dane Architectural Systems Ltd. - 4th Nov 2015
"A very informative session, delivered by a very knowledgeable team."
Paul Foster, Places for People - 21st May 2014
"A good overview for anyone beginning to look at noise in the workplace."
John Reilly, Babcock - 19th Nov 2014
"Excellent and informative course. Very practicle with transferable skills and knowledge to be able to apply the theory to work requirements."
Neil Hallam, Pullman Fleet Services - 13th May 2015
"Good content of te course, given out the relevant information."
Nick Buckley, High Peak Scaffolding - 4th Nov 2015
This is a random sample of the 51 testimonials we have for the Noise at Work One Day Course.
What our delegates say
"Enjoyable course, well presented...."
Kevin Shaw, Lancaster City Council
6th Dec 2011
HAVS and Whole Body
"Really well organised and ran course, helpful from the moment of booking till end of course. Treated real..."
Martyn Chambers , Acoustic Associates Sussex
5th Dec 2017
HAVS and Whole Body
"Excellent service provided in superb environment...."
Dave Roberts, Peak Safety Solutions
18th Jun 2013
HAVS and Whole Body
"The course was interesting and practical. I feel confident in applying the knowledge learnt in my work e..."
Neal Gilbert, Acoustic Associates
6th Dec 2011
HAVS and Whole Body
"Course was great would highly recommend...."
Mark Goodall, Caterpillar Shrewsbury Limited
3rd Feb 2015
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